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What rivers did Charles Sturt discover?


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September 04, 2009 9:26AM

Charles Sturt discovered and named the Bogan and Darling Rivers in February 1829. In November 1829, he rediscovered the Murray River, which had actually been discovered by Hume and Hovell in 1824 but named the Hume. Sturt renamed it the Murray.