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Presented for defending an attack by bushrangers Ben Hall, John Gilbert and John O'Meally in 1863.
Awarded to the Faithfull brothers of Springfield station for fighting off Ben Hall and his gang in 1865.
The world's largest collection of convict tokens, a rare personal record of transportation.
Bushranger Ned Kelly defends his actions in this political manifesto.
A ceremonial sword presented to Sergeant Arthur Steele on the capture of bushranger Ned Kelly.