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Sweeping drama of Australia's Gold Rush
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The real Eureka flag was collected by police trooper John King, after the fight at the stockade and now is kept in the Ballarat Fine Arts Gallery. See more
Despite the apparent carnage sent in the film, only 27 deaths (22 miners and 5 soldiers) are officially attributed to the action at the Stockade. In the Victorian Register of Births, Deaths and Marriages, there is a consecutive list of 27 names all registered as having died at Ballarat on December 3rd. However, there may have been wounded miners who escaped and died of wounds and injuries later and whose deaths were never attributed to involvement at the stockade. See more
Referenced in Neighbours: Episode #1.223
"Song of the Thrush"
Music by George Le Brunn
Lyrics by W. Hastings See more