This story is based on the real-life massacre of Cathars in 1244 by Catholic troops during the Albigensian Crusade. Read more about the massacre here.
A revised version also appears in the History section of YourAustralia.com
This story is based on a real-life tragedy that occurred off Mutton Bird Island in 1878.
You might like to visit Flagstaff Hill in Warrnambool, Victoria (Australia) to learn more about the tragedy.
To learn more about the shipwreck and how to visit the Loch Ard Gorge and view the breathtaking surrounding areas, please visit www.visitvictoria.com, visit12apostles.com and www.visitgreatoceanroad.com