The first A Guide to Australian Bushranging Fan Art February was small but had good participation from our followers. A winner in the give-away has been chosen, but first here’s a re-cap of the artwork that was included… The first … Continue reading Spotlight: Fan Art February 2018 round-up
This engraving of a black tracker finding the dead body of Joe Byrne is a rather dramatised image that ironically downplays the drama of the scene. Joe’s body was recovered from the Glenrowan Inn after it had been set on … Continue reading Spotlight: Finding Byrne’s Body.
His last words were supposedly “Tell ’em I died game.” but how was outlaw Fred Lowry’ s death recorded and reported? Continue reading Spotlight: The capture and death of Fred Lowry as it was reported
This engraving of Ben Hall was published twenty days after his death. Continue reading Spotlight: Ben Hall, the Bushranger.