The licence fee has gone down to 2 pounds for 3 months
Death of Scotty Scobie
The eureka hotel is burned down
A meeting is held near the Eureka Hotel with over 10,000 diggers to protest against how Bentley got away with murdur. The meeting ends in the burning of the Hotel. The police and Military can not stop the crowd.
Arrested for the burning of the eureka hotel
Andrew McIntyre and Thomas Fletcher are arrested for the burning of the Eureka Hotel.
the southern cross
on bakery hill where the meeting was the southern cross went up and then peter laylor stepped up and said an oath we swear by the southern cross, to stand truly by each other, and defend our rights and libertys.
Welcome Nugget discovered in Ballarat
Lisence fee has gone up
The lisence fee has gone up, 4 pounds for 6 months and 8 pounds for 12months the diggers are angry especially the ones who aren't finding any gold.