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Augustus Charles Gregory


Explorer and surveyor in Australia. First commissioner of crown lands, Queensland, 1859–63; surveyor-general, 1859–79. Appointed to the Legislative Council in 1882. Strong critic of the government. President of the Australasian Association for the Advancement of Science, 1895. Knighted, 1903.


Aust. dict. biog.


Aust. dict. biog.: Australian dictionary of biography. Edited by Douglas Pike et al. 14 vols. [Melbourne]: Melbourne University Press. London and New York: Cambridge University Press. 1966–96.