Historical information

This badge commemorated the 100 years' anniversary of the Eureka Stockade in Ballarat. The siege of Eureka culminated in November and December 1854 arising as the result of disagreement between disaffected gold miners (led by Peter Lalor) and colonial forces about compulsory mining licences.



Eureka memorabilia - commemorative artefacts. Relevant to the history of the Eureka Stockade in Ballarat.

Physical description

Metal red and white badge with pin.

Inscriptions & markings

In white lettering: "To commemorate the Eureka Stockade, May Day 1954."