Category: Reclaim Eureka Flag’s Aussie Nationalism

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…

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…

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…