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Balranald, 22 December 1861.

Original item held at the State Library of Victoria, SLV MS13071, Box 2085/5a, Item 19.
Dispatches sent by members of the Victorian Relief Expedition to the Exploration Committee.
Alfred Howitt's dispatch, [Balranald], 22 December 1861.


Received by the Exdploration Committee in Melbourne on 24 December 1861.

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Balranald, NSW
Dec 22/61

I have the honour to report my arrival here this morning having been detained three days at Mr Robertson's Station, River Wakool on consequennce of one of the packhorses having broken away immediately after crossing the Wakool at Talbet's.


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