[Editor: An extract from the news section of The Australian (2 February 1826), mentioning the celebration of the founding of New South Wales.]
[Anniversary Day 1826]
Upwards of ninety gentlemen dined together last Thursday, that being the anniversary day of the first landing and founding of the Colony. At noon of the same day thirty-eight guns from the Fort announced the number of years the Colony had been in existence.
The Australian (Sydney, NSW), Thursday 2 February 1826, page 3