Yorke Peninsula, South Australia, Australia

Named by Capt Mathew Flinders on March 30th, 1802 during his exploration and mapping of the southern Australian Coastline. Named on behalf of the Right Honourable Charles Philip Yorke, of the British Admiralty.


Welcome to my website .....

Created to enable me to share my love of photography and genealogy.

Now, it also includes historical information about many towns on Yorke Peninsula, and genealogy links for tracing your ancestors in South Australia.

I would like to acknowledge and thank the State Library, Trove (NLA) for allowing the use their photos and newspaper articles. Also the State Library of South Australia for the photographic images and maps used.

If anything needs to be removed for copyright reasons please let me know.

Also, if you have old photos or information you would like to add to the collection please contact me.

All enquires welcome




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