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How did Charles Sturt die?
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When was Charles Sturt University Study Centres created?
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Does an Australian Gallipoli leader Charles Sturt have a university named after him?
Charles Sturt was not an Australian Gallipoli leader. He was one of Australia's greatest explorers, following the course of the Murrumbidgee and Murray Rivers, and opening up the southeastern corner of the continent for settlement and river transportation. And yes, it is after the explorer Charles Sturt that the Charles Sturt University is named.
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What are the places named after Charles Sturt?
Charles Sturt's legacy of exploration is found in the naming of such places as: Sturt Stony Desert Sturt River (South Australia) Charles Sturt University (NSW) Sturt's name also lives on in the floral emblem of South Australia, the Sturt Desert Pea, and the floral emblem of the Northern Territory, Sturt's Desert Rose.