Australia on Trial is a thought-provoking three-part series recreating the historic trials that throw light on the Australia of colonial times. These high-profile and controversial court cases raised major issues of national identity at a time when Australia was evolving from the dominion of the British Empire into a more autonomous federated nation in the late 19th century. But they also raised universal themes and concerns that still resonate in modern-day Australia.
Last Episode01x03 The Myall Creek Massacre Trial Aired: Apr. 19, 2012
Massacre at Myall Creek reenacts the trials in 1838 of seven European settlers involved in the killing of about 30 unarmed Aborigines in northern …
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