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Violet Street, California Gully primary schools bring Red Ribbon Rebellion to life with Bendigo Historical Society

Elspeth Kernebone
Updated August 29 2019 - 3:42pm, first published August 27 2019 - 1:00pm

BRANDISHING placards, bearing flags and shouting, Bendigo schoolchildren re-enacted the city's famous Red Ribbon Rebellion of 1853.

Elspeth Kernebone

Accident brought me to journalism, but every day convinces me again that strong media is more important than ever. After a starting off as the sole reporter in a tiny NSW town, I’m loving the teeming metropolis that is Bendigo. Focussed on health, business and education. Got a tip? Email

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