Captain Cook and Joseph Banks went on to make that cup of tea and recorded in the history books the first recorded discovery of Melaleuca.

The next moment in the history Melaleuca came in 1922. Dr. A.R Penfold of Sydney scientifically researched and evaluated the effectiveness of oil of Melaleuca.  His results were outstanding and highlighted that oil of Melaleuca is

Based on this research, Melaleuca found its way into the First Aid kits of our diggers in the trenches of WW2.