Given that Australia Day is almost upon us I decided to search for Australia Day in Trove...what I share today has nothing to do with it, but came up in the search!
Read and enjoy! A well written Letter to the Editor (surprised it was published) written by a female in 1823!
Click the link to read - Letter to the Editor
1823 'To the Editor of the Sydney Gazette.',The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842), 9 October, p. 4. , viewed 23 Jan 2018, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article2182287