Site Name Hospital Creek, Brewarinna
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group Pooncarie/Parkantyi
Colony NSW
Present State/Territory NSW
Police District
Latitude -29.835
Longitude 146.906
Date Between 1 Jan 1870 and 31 Dec 1870
Attack Time day
Victims Aboriginal People
Victims Killed 400
Victims Killed Notes MWC
Attackers Colonisers: Stockman
Attackers Killed 0
Attackers Killed Notes
Transport Horse
Motive Opportunity
Weapons Used Unknown
Narrative Dargin says that about 400 men, women and children were killed in this massacre and that there were only 'picaninnnies left'.
Sources Dargin 1976:59 (Sources PDF)
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