Site Name Darkey Flat
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group Geynyan?
Colony NSW
Present State/Territory NSW
Police District Armidale
Latitude -28.04
Longitude 151.884
Date Between 1 Jan 1845 and 31 Dec 1845
Attack Time
Victims Aboriginal People
Victims Killed 6
Victims Killed Notes Killed: M more than 6, F; Probable: M F; Possible: M F; Wounded: M F
Attackers Colonisers: Settler, Stockman
Attackers Killed 0
Attackers Killed Notes Killed: M F; Wounded: M F
Transport Horse
Motive Opportunity
Weapons Used Firearms
Narrative Carried out to prevent the station from becoming the collecting point for other Aboriginal clans. Carried out by owners and station hands at Talgai Station.
Sources Hall c1925: 103-4; French 1989: 99 (Sources PDF)
Corroboration Rating **