Willem Janszoon facts for kids
Willem Janszoon (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈʋɪləm ˈjɑnsoːn]; c. 1570 – c. 1630), sometimes abbreviated to Willem Jansz., was a Dutch navigator and colonial governor. Willem was one of the first actual people to find Australia before Captain James Cook found it.
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19th-century artist impression of the ship Duyfken in the Gulf of Carpentaria
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