Sentence Examples with the word Botany Bay

He was in Botany Bay in January 1788; and sailing thence, the explorer, his ship and crew were never seen again.

During the sojourn in Botany Bay the crew had to perform the painful duty of burying a comrade - a seaman named Forby Sutherland, who was in all probability the first British subject whose body was committed to Australian soil.

The well-known circumstance of the great variety of new plants here obtained, from which Botany Bay derives its name, should not be passed over.