Site Name Tennant Creek
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group Warlpiri/Warumungu
Colony NT
Present State/Territory NT
Police District
Coordinates (imprecise to approx. 250m) -19.648,134.190,0
Date Between 1 Jan 1917 and 31 Dec 1917
Attack Time
Aboriginal People Killed 15
Aboriginal People Killed Notes About 15
Non-Aboriginal People Killed 0
Non-Aboriginal People Killed Notes
Attacker Category Unknown
Attacker Details
Type Of Motive
Weapons Used Fire (?)
Narrative About 15 Abroiginal people killed "in the fire."
Sources Read and Read 1991: 5-7. (Sources PDF)
Corroboration Rating **