TALES of the Dorset-born Australian ‘pioneer and occasional rogue’ William Cox will be told at a talk in Dorchester.

Richard Cox will be at the Dorset County Museum from 7.30pm on Wednesday, May 14, for the Travellers’ Tales event.

Copies of Richard’s book William Cox: Blue Mountains Road Builder And Pastoralist will also be available to order on the night.

Doors open at 7pm and entry is free, although a £3 donation is encouraged to cover costs.

For more information contact the museum on 01305 262735 or email shop@