Tag: aboriginals

10th June 1838 – Aboriginals are massacred near Bingara

On this day, 10th June 1838, while Allan Cunningham was in New Zealand there was a massacre of aboriginals at Myall Creek near Bingara. 27 to 30 Indigenous Australians died.

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21st August 1820 – a visit to Goulburn Island

On this day, 21st August 1820, Allan Cunningham visited South Goulburn Island, when he accompanied Phillip Parker King on his third survey of the Australian coast.

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