Site Name Caboolture River
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group Buyibara
Colony QLD
Present State/Territory QLD
Police District Moreton
Coordinates (imprecise to approx. 250m) -27.086,152.955,0
Date Between 1 Aug 1862 and 31 Aug 1862
Attack Time
Aboriginal People Killed 7
Aboriginal People Killed Notes Killed: M7, F1; Probable: M, F; Possible: M, F1; Wounded: M, F
Non-Aboriginal People Killed 0
Non-Aboriginal People Killed Notes Killed: M, F; Wounded: M, F
Attacker Category Native Police
Attacker Details A party of Native Police
Type Of Motive
Weapons Used Riflemen on horseback
Sources Courier October 4, 1862 - (Sources PDF)
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