Last modified on 20 November 2015, at 16:35


One of the original squatting runs in the Kelly Country

History at Magora before the KellyGang

Also called Magorra or Wangerar

Samuel Bowler first settled Magora in about 1844 but he left it. It was then taken up by William Wyse in about 1850 and he passed it on to Ingham and Marsden. John Aherne was incharge in 1856 but by 1862 Samuel Bowler was back at Magora and he remained there until about 1871

Where did the name Magora come from

The original aboriginal owners

The first selectors



Original neighbouring properties

Mitta Mitta

What was Magora like in the late 1870's

Links to the KellyGang

Rivers Creeks and Hills near Magora

Magora is on the Snowy Creek part of the headwaters of the Mitta Mitta River, near Granite Flat

What happened at Magora after the time of the Kelly Gang

What is happening at Magora today