Picturesque Thirroul: 1909 Subdivision of Wrexham Estate

One of the most charming spots in beautiful Illawarra, and one which is finding ever-increasing favour, is the picturesquely-situated township of Thirroul. As a seaside resort it cannot be excelled. Consequently a good deal of interest attaches to the forthcoming auction sale of Mr. George McCauley’s Wrexham Estate on Monday, October 4 (Eight hour Day).…

Elizabeth, the Thirroul convict woman

THE Thirroul district is said to have been cleared of scrub and timber by women convicts. This statement does not sound so fantastic when we read that Bungaribee, near Penrith, was built of bricks hauled in handcarts by women convicts from Sydney. The camp was at or near the present site of Thirroul. The occupants…