Site Name Bogan River, Wellington Pastoral District
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group
Colony NSW
Present State/Territory NSW
Police District
Coordinates (imprecise to approx. 250m) -31.923,147.189,0
Date Between 1 Aug 1846 and 31 Aug 1846
Attack Time
Aboriginal People Killed 6
Aboriginal People Killed Notes men
Non-Aboriginal People Killed 0
Non-Aboriginal People Killed Notes
Attacker Category
Attacker Details
Motive Reprisal
Type Of Motive
Weapons Used Firearms, carbines
Narrative Reprisal for alleged theft and cattle killing.
Sources HRA, I, xxv:63. (Sources PDF)
Corroboration Rating ***