Miner's Right (1865) FRONT (crop) The Miner's Right was introduced in 1855 in the colony of Victoria, replacing the Miner's Licence. Protests in 1853 at Bendigo with the formation of the Anti-Gold Licence Association and the rebellion of Eureka Stockade in December 1854 at Ballarat led to reform of the system with a cheaper annual fee of five shillings the right to mine gold, the right to vote, and the right to own land. Previously the mining licence was eight pounds a year.

Miner's Right (1865) FRONT (crop) The Miner's Right was introduced in 1855 in the colony of Victoria, replacing the Miner's Licence. Protests in 1853 at Bendigo with the formation of the Anti-Gold Licence Association and the rebellion of Eureka Stockade in December 1854 at Ballarat led to reform of the system with a cheaper annual fee of five shillings the right to mine gold, the right to vote, and the right to own land. Previously the mining licence was eight pounds a year.

03 December - The Battle of the Eureka Stockade is held near Ballarat, Victoria - ** Click for more & please share

03 December - The Battle of the Eureka Stockade is held near Ballarat, Victoria - ** Click for more & please share

Gold rush - ABC Splash. Explore two videos: It's Australia's brand new gold rush and The famouse Bakery Hill speech to discover what life was like for those involved in the gold rush of early settlement.

Gold rush - ABC Splash. Explore two videos: It's Australia's brand new gold rush and The famouse Bakery Hill speech to discover what life was like for those involved in the gold rush of early settlement.

Wanted Poster from Creative Teaching - Engaging Activities for Upper Grades on TeachersNotebook.com (1 page) - Wanted Poster! Gold Rush

Wanted Poster from Creative Teaching - Engaging Activities for Upper Grades on TeachersNotebook.com (1 page) - Wanted Poster! Gold Rush

The Victorian gold rush was a period in the history of Victoria, Australia approximately between 1851 and the late 1860s. Learn more about it and how much Australia's population expanded.

The Victorian gold rush was a period in the history of Victoria, Australia approximately between 1851 and the late 1860s. Learn more about it and how much Australia's population expanded.

The Early Australian Prospectors Part 1 - YouTube

The Early Australian Prospectors Part 1 - YouTube

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