Endeavour Hills

Conceived during the bicentenary of Cook’s discovery of the east coast of Australia, Endeavour Hills narrowly missed being called Piney Ridge or Pine Hills and was named in honour of  James Cook and the crew and scientists aboard HMS Endeavour. Endeavour Hills was proclaimed as a suburb on 28 October 1974. Consequently, many streets in… Read More

Cranbourne Street Signage

Isaac Smith Crescent, Cranbourne Able bodied seaman aboard James Cook’s Endeavour. Melway Map Ref: 133 F4 Surveyed on: 20 Jun 2012 by Rex Joseph Banks Crescent, Cranbourne Naturalist/Botanist aboard James Cook’s Endeavour. Melway Map Ref: 133 F4 Surveyed on: 20 Jun 2012 by Rex James Cook Drive, Cranbourne 1st Lieutenant in command of the Endeavour. Melway Map Ref: 133 G4 Surveyed… Read More