James R

By Grade5P
  • first gold found in warrandyte

    first gold found in warrandyte
  • the southern cross

    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.
  • Eureka Stockade

    Eureka Stockade
    the war ended in only 20 minutes. 5 soldiers died and 25 diggers died.
  • public protest meetingin melbourne

    public meeting held in melbourne to protest the actions of the lieutenant governor and Ballarat authorities at Eureka.
  • miners right implemented

    miners right implemented
    the final report of the gold feilds commission is presented to governor hotham. the report advocates that:the gold licence be replaced by an export duty on gold,the introduction of miners right which would give the franchise to the holder and the abolition of the gold commission. These recommendations were subsepuently implemented
  • governor hotham

    governor hotham dies in melbourne
  • welcome nugget found

    welcome nugget found
    found in Sovereign hill, Ballarat by a Cornish miner.