Site Name Mount Foster, Wellington Pastoral District
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group
Colony NSW
Present State/Territory NSW
Police District
Latitude -31.134
Longitude 147.581
Date Between 1 Sep 1845 and 30 Sep 1845
Attack Time day
Victims Aboriginal People
Victims Killed 10
Victims Killed Notes men
Attackers Colonisers: Mounted Police
Attackers Killed 0
Attackers Killed Notes
Transport Horse
Motive Reprisal
Weapons Used Firearms, carbines
Narrative Reprisal for threatened attack on supplies coming to Mt Foster station. Carried out by mounted police led by Sgt. Anderson.
Sources HRA, I, xxv: 8-10 (Sources PDF)
Corroboration Rating **