1895 - After her pioneer sheep station parents, a brother and sister were tragically drowned in a boating accident, Belinda (aged 13 1/2 years) looked after her remaining three sisters and two brothers on the uninhabited Trefoil Island for 6 weeks with little food until the coastal steamer called with provisions.
- "The Pathetic Fate of the Kay Family"
The Zeehan and Dundas Herald, 3 December 1895, page 3, available at the National Library of Australia
- "Trefoil Island Fatality"
Chronicle (Adelaide, SA), 7 December 1895 page 24, available at the National Library of Australia
- "The Forgotten Islands and Albert Boyes Kay"