Captain Cook

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English navigator who claimed the east coast of Australia for Britain and discovered several Pacific islands (1728-1779)

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But bosses at Captain Cook Square say the closures are far from a done deal.
It said Captain Cook's spirit of adventure helped to "fill in the blanks" on the world map and improve knowledge of new places, plants and other planets.
In a departure from its typically formal offerings, Swiss watchmaker Rado channeled the trailblazing spirit of a South Pacific adventurer in the sporty steel HyperChrome Captain Cook, an update of the brand's 1962 icon that's water-resistant to 100 meters and mimics the original down to its modest 37 mm case size.
Includes a Captain Cook Sydney Harbour Cruise and return international flights from London Heathrow with Qantas.
Richard Doyle, Head of Sales and Marketing at Captain Cook Cruises, said, “Given the significant use of micro-blogs in China, Captain Cook Cruises wanted to become an active participant in this medium and create connections with potential travelers to Australia.
14 at Hotel Captain Cook Ballroom; Northern Energy Science and Technology Fair: Aug.
My grandfather did not come to Australia with Captain Cook, but he came to Australia on a ship.
But his writing is crisp and the action moves ever forward, in much the same spirit of Captain Cook himself.
The Captain Cook Birthplace Museum re-opens today for its 2019 season.
HERE'S your chance to cook up a storm with a fantastic prize from Planet Cook, the hit cookery adventure TV show, where Captain Cook, Bouma and Roxy inspire kids to enjoy cooking and live a healthier lifestyle through fun.
This article is about the Hotel Captain Cook, located on West Fourth Avenue at K Street in downtown Anchorage.
The Gazette asked Peacocks last week about the future of its central Middlesbrough store in Captain Cook Square, and whether staff would be affected.
Staff at the clothing chain are facing an uncertain future after "closing down" posters appeared in the windows of its Middlesbrough stores at Cleveland Retail Park and Captain Cook Square.
On August 25th, 1768, Captain Cook sailed out of Plymouth harbour on the ship HM Bark Endeavour at the start of his epic journey.