Wills Massacre Print Page
Cairn on foreshore commemorates the massacre of nineteen Europeans by Aborigines from the Kairi tribe on "Culling-La-Ringo station. This was the largest recorded massacre of Europeans in Australian history. Horatio Wills (station owner) and his people were buried in a grave at the scene of the massacre, which is remembered in a headstone.
Note: It is believed permission may be required to view this site. Ask at Springsure Visitor Information Centre in William Street for details.
|Address:||Cullin La Ringo Road, Lake Maraboon, Springsure, 4722|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -23.734773|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||17-October-1861|
|Actual Event End Date:||17-October-1861|