Inaugural Commemoration of Martial Law Proclamation

By Sonia Feng and Nina Hallas

193 years ago, Governor Brisbane proclaimed martial law across the Central-West and its legacy is not only horrific but its impact is still keenly felt today.

Recently the first ever commemoration of this historical date was organised by the Bathurst Wiradjuri Elders and the Bathurst National Trust.

Sonia Feng has this special report.