Site Name Caboolture River
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group Buyibara
Colony QLD
Present State/Territory QLD
Police District Moreton
Latitude -27.086
Longitude 152.955
Date Between 1 Aug 1862 and 31 Aug 1862
Attack Time
Victims Aboriginal People
Victims Killed 7
Victims Killed Notes Killed: M7, F1; Probable: M, F; Possible: M, F1; Wounded: M, F
Attackers Colonisers: Native Police
Attackers Killed 0
Attackers Killed Notes Killed: M, F; Wounded: M, F
Transport
Motive
Weapons Used Firearms, rifles
Narrative Carried out by Lt. Wheeler and a detachment of Native Police.
Sources Courier October 4, 1862 - https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/page/47987 (Sources PDF)
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