Category: Australian Civil Uprisings

Understanding Eureka

Dr Jim Saleam:  “I read this thoughtful commentary on the evolution of the historical symbolism of Eureka.” | (Contributed by James Hillman) “As a nationalist, I feel moved to write a few lines on the faux “scandal” concocted by the…

For those who can’t make Cronulla tomorrow

It seems tomorrow most locals will be staying away from Cronulla. Beach politics is pretty sad. Police and media have booked most of the best beach pozzies. Some zealot journos even booked local accommodation.  Both the Supreme Court and Federal…

Cronulla Leb Riot 2005 official facts: Part 5 (final)

Monday Dec 12 2005, NSW Police live radio reports: Cronulla 10:54pm:   “City Rail advised transit officers under attack by car loads of persons at Caringbah Railway Station.” Cronulla 10:55pm:   “Cars full of Middle Eastern males armed with baseball bats are…

Cronulla Leb Riot 2005 official facts: Part 4

“Incoming!  Lebs are pacmanning Sydney!”   Monday Dec 12 2005, NSW Police live radio reports: Sutherland 8:59pm:   “A group of 20 vehicles with Middle Eastern males onboard are making their way from Sutherland to Cronulla.” Punchbowl 9:56pm:   “30 –…

Cronulla Leb Riot 2005 official facts: Part 3

“Deputy Commissioner Scipione briefed:  *They (Lebs) are swarming the suburbs. *200 cars damaged. *Inner Metropolitan Region OSG deployed to Eastern Suburbs. …*30 to 60 cars turning up going into attack and then splitting up. *Northern Region.. two (2) OSG Teams…

Cronulla Civil Uprising manipulated by biased media

Mainstream media reporting of the Cronulla Uprising of December 11, 2005 was prejudiced against the beachside locals.  Ordinary young Australians were blamed for all the violence.  Cronulla was wrongly and unfairly branded by the media as “bogan” and “racist”. Indeed,…

Cronulla Leb Riot 2005 official facts: Part 2

Islamic Leb Colonel Jeffrey Ismail from Greenacre was the mastermind behind fully armed Leb militia set to head off in split convoys to attack Cronulla at night. The following report provides the documented facts of what really happened back in…

Cronulla Leb Riot 2005 official facts: Part 1

Armed Leb criminal gangs assembling at Lakemba mosque set to head off in split convoys to attack Cronulla at night. The following report provides the documented facts of what really happened back in 2005.  It is the official NSW Police…

December 3: Eureka Stockade Day

Today marks the 161st anniversary of the storming by British troops of the Eureka Stockade at Ballaarat. Much has been written by all sorts of people about Eureka and its legacy – and of course, about the blue and white…

Mar 5: Battle of Vinegar Hill 1804

Australia’s Battle of Vinegar Hill (now Rouse Hill) took place on Monday, March 5, 1804 in north-western Sydney.  It was named after the Battle of Vinegar Hill of 1798 in Ireland which had involved the United Irishmen’s uprising on a…

Feb 10 Jerilderie Letter

Ned Kelly (1880) and an extract of his Jerilderie Letter of 10 February, 1879.   Ned Kelly (1854-1880) was a Australia’s most infamous bushranger, who became a folk hero and inspiration for free Australian settlers and emancipated convicts alike under…

Dec 3: Eureka Stockade – the Digger Uprising

Eureka Stockade Day Australia’s anniversary of democratic rebellion remembered   December 3rd is a significant date on Australia’s national calendar. On this day in 1854 the day fell decisively on a Sunday, the Sabbath, when lay miners (“Diggers”) on the…