Golden Grove

Ship size length: 31.4 metres (103 feet); width: 8.8 metres (29 feet); weight: 336 tonnes (331 tons)
Ship carried approximately 24 crew and two years’ worth of supplies
Ship arrived 20 January 1788
Ship left 19 November 1788 (with Fishburn)

Museum of Sydney Collection, Sydney Living Museums. Model © Lynne and Laurie Hadley, photo © Jamie North for Sydney Living Museums. The SLM Foundation financially supported the acquisition of this set of First Fleet ships.

Golden Grove

Museum of Sydney Collection, Sydney Living Museums. Model © Lynne and Laurie Hadley, photo © Jamie North for Sydney Living Museums. The SLM Foundation financially supported the acquisition of this set of First Fleet ships.

Revd Richard Johnson, B A, chaplain to the settlement in New South Wales
G Terry, 1787
State Library of New South Wales: P1/854

On Sunday 3 February 1788, just over a week after the First Fleet landed at Sydney Cove, Reverend Richard Johnson conducted the first Christian service in the colony.

Golden Grove

Storeship