Site Name Fitzroy River (2)
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group Karunbara or Rakiwara or Bayali
Colony QLD
Present State/Territory QLD
Police District Port Curtis
Coordinates (imprecise to approx. 250m) -23.314,150.485,0
Date Between 1 Nov 1859 and 30 Nov 1859
Attack Time
Aboriginal People Killed 8
Aboriginal People Killed Notes Killed: M8 F; Probable: M F ;Possible: M F ;Wounded:M 10 unspecified, F
Non-Aboriginal People Killed 1
Non-Aboriginal People Killed Notes Killed:M1 F;Wounded:M F
Attacker Category Native Police
Attacker Details Native Police
Type Of Motive
Weapons Used Firearm
Sources QSA COL/A2/1860/79. (Sources PDF)
Corroboration Rating **