Baudin was very critical about an English chart of Bass Strait, published in 1800.
With these operations closed our work in Bass Strait, for the present.
Bass Strait, strait between Australia and Tasmania, about 150 m. broad.
Habitat: Bass Strait, 45 fathoms; and elsewhere in the Australian seas.
Hamelin, having no instructions as to where he should go, resolved to devote himself to work in Bass Strait.
Thus bird-study supports the geographer and ethnologist when they declare that Bass Strait is of comparatively remote formation.
And the next morning we entered Bass Strait by passing round the south end of the island.
Easterly winds prevented us from entering Bass Strait until the 16th.