The Mark's Murders
The Initial Murders
S2 - EPISODE 6 (35:02 Mins)
In mid-1847, James Mark and his family moved to Goodar station, about 45 km north-west of modern-day Goondiwindi. Soon after, the Bigambul murdered James’ son and mutilated his body. James Mark put a gang of stockman together and they roamed the area attacking local Aboriginal people. In June 1848, Mark’s gang attacked Aboriginal people on Umbercollie and murdered one woman. More murders followed.
Check out the transcript and reference list here: S2 - Ep06: The Initial Murders
Dr Doyle's sketch book
(available from State Library of New South Wales)