- Frederick,1839–1927, Australian swimmer and coach, born in England: developed the Australian crawl.
- his sonSydney St. Leonards [len-erdz] /ˈlɛn ərdz/, died 1945, Australian-American swimmer and coach: developed the butterfly stroke.
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On the evening of the same day Cavill's or Cavalli Island was sighted, and a native fire could be seen burning there.
At 12 A.M. Cavill's Island bearing north-west distant 10 miles.