Site Name Stradbroke Island, Moreton Bay
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group Noonucal
Colony NSW
Present State/Territory QLD
Police District
Coordinates (imprecise to approx. 250m) -27.399,153.455,0
Date Between 12 Oct 1833 and 31 Dec 1832
Attack Time Daylight
Aboriginal People Killed 6
Aboriginal People Killed Notes Killed: M more than 6, F; Probable: M F; Possible: M F; Wounded: M F
Non-Aboriginal People Killed 0
Non-Aboriginal People Killed Notes Killed: M F; Wounded: M F
Attacker Category Military
Attacker Details Capt Cluny 17th Regt and soldiers
Type Of Motive Reprisal
Weapons Used
Narrative Reprisal for Aborignal attack on ship.
Sources Cluny, 12 Jan 1833 QSA CSL micro 8; Evans 1999: 65 (Sources PDF)
Corroboration Rating **