[BOARD GAME] Discovery of Australia game : educational & exciting for 2 or more players
Melbourne : Containers Limited [between 1950 and 1960]. Thin board, 420 x 480 mm, folding, in original illustrated envelope 430 x 250 mm (some tears and edge wear) with rules printed on back; fold-out game board printed in colour; plain red outer boards; a good example.
Snakes-and-ladders style game of the exploration around the coast of Australia and in the Western Pacific between 1605 (de Quiros) and 1803 (Flinders).
Other examples are held in the State Library of Victoria and State Library of South Australia.