...a place in the KellyGang story
The first settlers moved into the area in 1836 with sheep. The town was founded in 1851
During the gold rush of the 1850’s, Gisborne flourished, boasting a brewery, two wine saloons, eight hotels, grocery, grain and hay stores, harness makers, blacksmiths, butchers’ shops and many cottages and tents.
In 1861 when the railway arrived from Melbourne the town grew rapidly with new hotels, shops, churches and schools
John Quinn Sen was charged with cattle stealing . On 27/06/1860 in the Gisborne court he was discharged
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