Site Name Muckadilla Creek Maranoa Pastoral District
Aboriginal Place Name
Language Group
Colony NSW
Present State/Territory QLD
Police District
Coordinates (imprecise to approx. 250m) -26.603,148.395,0
Date Between 1 Oct 1848 and 31 Oct 1848
Attack Time
Aboriginal People Killed 6
Aboriginal People Killed Notes Killed: M more than 6, F; Probable: M F; Possible: M F; Wounded: M F
Non-Aboriginal People Killed 0
Non-Aboriginal People Killed Notes Killed: M F; Wounded: M F
Attacker Category Settler / Stockmen
Attacker Details Settler Allan McPherson and party.
Motive Revenge for deaths of John Gore and William Lowe at Mount Abundance Station.
Type Of Motive Reprisal
Weapons Used
Sources MacPherson 1879: 14; Collins 2002: 279
Corroboration Rating ***