Rum Rebellion Part 5: A Perfect Hell

Rum Rebellion Part 5: A Perfect Hell

21st May 2015

Governor William Bligh arrives in Sydney in 1806 with instructions from the English government to crack down on John MacArthur and the NSW Corps. Using a combination of insults, tantrums and home demolitions, Bligh harnesses his volcanic temper to take on the Rum Corps in earnest, and it’s not long before the colony is turned into a battlefield and Macarthur is trapped inside a ‘perfect hell.