Bastion, Josephine 2016, ‘A Passion for Exploring New Countries’: Matthew Flinders & George Bass, Australian Scholarly Publications

Brunton Paul ed. 2002, Matthew Flinders: Personal Letters from an Extraordinary Life, Hordern House in association with the State Library of New South Wales 

Fletcher, Patrick 2009, The Story of Bungaree, Sydney Harbour Federation Trust 

Flinders, Matthew 1774–1814, A Voyage to Terra Australis: Undertaken for the Purpose of the Discovery of that Vast Country,  Vols 1-3, Facsimile edition, 1966, Libraries Board of South Australia

Flinders, Matthew 1809, Matthew Flinders’ Biographical Tribute to his Cat Trim, ms. FLI/1, National Maritime Museum

Scott, Ernest 1914 (reissued 2001), The Life of Matthew Flinders, HarperCollins

Toft, Klaus 2002, The Navigators: The Great Race Between Matthew Flinders and Nicholas Baudin to Discover the North-South Passage Through Australia, Duffy and Snellgrove

Journal Articles

‘Biographical Memoir of Captain Matthew Flinders, RN’, Naval Chronicle for 1814, Vol. XXXII, pp.177–191, Internet Archive,

Maloney, Shane and Grosz, Chris 2013, ‘Matthew Flinders and Nicholas Baudin’, The Monthly,


 ABC, 2002, Race of the Navigators,!/media/29250/

ABC,  General Chart of Terra Australis by Matthew Flinders,

National Museum of Australia, Flinders Circumnavigates Australia

State Library of New South Wales, Matthew Flinders: Placing Australia on the Map,