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Caroline is an assistant curator at the National Museum of Australia. Jono is the Museum's lead curator for Defining Moments in Australian History.

21 Jun 18

Australia’s deadliest flood

a black and white photo of an outdoor flood scene

On Thursday 24 June 1852, after weeks of heavy rain, the Murrumbidgee River broke its banks and surged into Gundagai, in what became Australia's deadliest flood.

By Caroline Edwards and Jono Lineen