5 – Greta Pt 1: The Kelly Gang 1878-1880

In Episode 5 (Greta Part 1), from the Bushrangers theme, we continue our detailed exploration of Ned Kelly & the Kelly Gang.  

The Kelly family relocates to Greta in the North East of Victoria, where we begin to see difficulties with the local authorities develop and young Ned becomes involved with a notorious bushranger.                (32 mins)


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Greta township 1880   (State Library Victoria)
Ellen’s Land 1893
Harry Power Pentridge (State Library Victoria)
Harry Powers Lookout over King Valley

References for Episode 5 – Greta part 1

Education in Victoria (Wikipedia).   Retrieved from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Education_in_Victoria

History of education in Victoria.   Retrieved from http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-03-04/school-days-exhibition-traces-history-of-education-in-victoria/6277364

Riots in Melbourne. (1860, Tue 25 Sep). Geelong Advertiser (Vic. : 1859 – 1929). Retrieved from https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/148886365

https://trove.nla.gov.au/

Carroll, B. (1976). Ned Kelly, Bushranger. Dee Why West: Landsdowne Press.

Corfield, J. J. (2003). The Ned Kelly encyclopaedia. South Melbourne: Lothian.

Hare, F. A. (1892). The last of the bushrangers : an account of the capture of the Kelly gang. London: Hurst and Blackett.

Jones, I. (1996). Ned Kelly : a short life. South Melbourne, Vic.: Lothian Books.

Molony, J. N. (2001). Ned Kelly. Carlton, Vic.: Melbourne University Press.