Peter Lalor

what a SAVIOUR

Who is PETER LALOR??

Peter Lalor was the leader of the Eureka Stockade . He worked in the goldmines and was also a land agent and he became the miners' leader when he rose up against the Government.

Life Info

BIRTH: 5th February 1827 Raheen ,Laois , Ireland

DEATH:9th February 1889 Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

CULTURAL HERITAGE: Irish

RELGION:Catholic

one of 12 children

EUREKA STOCKADE

It was the 30th of November when the miners started to get together and arrange the defence against the government for the Eureka Stockade. The next morning about 1500 miners gathered and marched to Bakery Hill. Before the EUREKA STOCKADE happened PETER ran away.

HERO OR VILLIAN ?

Do you think Peter Lalor was a HERO OR A VILLIAN? Well, I think he was a hero because.......

he was responsible for the preparing for the Eureka Stockade, he was a leader, he took charge in things that were important and he was a hard worker in the goldfields.

CHALLENGES & ACHIEVEMENTS

Some of Peter Lalor's ACHIEVEMENTS were that he found gold, he successfully moved countries, he defeated the government, he was a dad and he survived the gold rush .


Some of his CHALLENGES were that he had to pay for a licence to mine , he lost an arm ,he had the job of building courage in the other miners and he had to gather the miners for the Eureka Stockade.

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PETER LALOR

Eureka Stockade
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THIS IS THE EUREKA STOCKADE FLAG