Eureka Stockade, The Battle

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December 3rd,

On this day in 1854 – Eureka Stockade. In what is claimed by many to be the birth of Australian democracy, more than 20 goldminers at Ballarat, Victoria, Australia are killed by state troopers in an uprising over mining licences.

With the story to long to cover i though providing a link would be alot easiers for all readers to get a better understanding.

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