The Floods in Australia.
[PElt PRESS ASSOCIATION.]
Sydney, A^ril 21. [ Bourke is a scene of pitiable desola-A tion and ruin. ' i ' •
Government is sending a special Commission to report'on the position of affairs, and relief funds are being opened throughout the colony.
It is estimated that 300,000 sheep have been drowned in the Walgett district
The town of Louth,, on the Darling, sixty-five miles below .'^Bourke, • is surrounded by water. The residents have erected embankments.
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The Floods in Australia., Ashburton Guardian, Volume xii, Issue 3407, 22 April 1890
The Floods in Australia. Ashburton Guardian, Volume xii, Issue 3407, 22 April 1890
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