The Big Ned Kelly Statue

Glenrowan, VIC, Australia
Distance: 71 metres (Map)

This short guide will provide a brief summary of the life of Ned Kelly, and question the way in which the infamous bushranger has been idolised for over 130 years.

The Big Ned Kelly Statue - Cya On The Road



All information contained within this guide is sourced from the following locations:



Durnian, L., Piper, A 2017 ‘Theft on trial: Prosecution and sentencing patterns in colonial Victoria and Western Australia’, Australian & New Zealand Journal of Criminology, Vol. 50, pp. 5-22, accessed 21 May 2017, DOI: 10.1177/0004865815620684


Frost, W 2004 ‘Braveheart-ed Ned Kelly: historic films, heritage tourism and destination image’, Tourism Management, Vol. 27, No. 2, pp. 247-254, accessed on 22 May 2017, DOI: 10.1016/j.tourman.2004.09.006


Littlejohn, M 2013, 'The First Mining Boom: The Impact of the Gold Rushes on Colonial Victoria', Agora, 48, 1, pp. 20-23, Education Source, EBSCOhost, accessed 24 May 2017


MacFarlane, I., Scott, R 2014 ‘Ned Kelly – Stock Thief, Bank Robber, Murderer – Psychopath’, Psychiatry, Psychology and Law, Vol. 21, No. 5, pp. 716-746, accessed 22 May 2017, DOI: 10.1080/13218719.2014.908483

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