Urthed's Eureka stockade
Scobie killed at Eureka HotelAmidst tension of mining licences, a digger was killed at the Eureka Hotel. At the trial, the judge found his friend not guilty of the murder.
Eureka Hotel burned down.Minders were angry at the judges dection and demanded a new hearin during a meeting at the Hotel. Hotel is burned and 3 miners jailed for the crine.
Ballarat Reform League FormedMiners get organised with the aim to get government to introducing voting rights, get rid of licencing system, improve administration o goldfields.