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Fredrick Brook Hitch A.R.B.S., Captain Matthew Flinders RN, 1934, granite and bronze

Captain Matthew Flinders RN

Fredrick Brook Hitch A.R.B.S.

Commissioned by the South Australian League of Empire, the Royal Geographical Society and Navy League Captain Matthew Flinders RN statue was created by English sculptor Fredrick Brook Hitch based on a likeness of Flinders from portraits and miniatures. Displaying Flinders in a standing thoughtful pose surrounded by instruments used in his exploration pursuits.

Prince Henry Gardens, North Terrace

Year Produced



Bronze and granite

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