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Re: Contest/Game - Identify this picture

Just to clarify, Recherche Bay, for Recherche Bay it certainly is, was where d'Entrecasteaux first landed in Australia at the beginning of his search for La Perouse. On their way up the NSW coast they stopped in at Botany Bay when the First Fleet was there before they moved on to Port Jackson.
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