The Victorian Central Board for the Protection of Aborigines, and its successor bodies, operated from the 1860s to the 1960s. This file includes fifty one of their Annual Reports. Just follow the prompts.
An example of rations issued - at Yelta on the Murray, downstream from present-day Mildura, 1861:
[from the 1861 Annual report]:
MISSION STATION, YELTA [Closed about 1868]
—T. Goodwin, 13th October, 1860.-
90 pairs trowsers, 500 yards print,
500 yards calico, 50 pairs blankets, 2 cross-cut saws, 2 cwt.
assorted nails, 1 doz. spades, 3 assorted rakes,
2 pairs maul rings, 1 doz. assorted wedges, 2 hand saws, 4 oz.
Dover's powders, 28 lbs. Epsom salts,
1 lb. senna, 4 bottles liniment for rheumatism. &c., 1 lb.
pill in lump for coughs, &c., 5 lbs. mustard,
2 lbs. linseed meal, 6 yards adhesive plaster, 1 lb. bluestone,
11b. tow, 15 yards linen fbr bandages,
scales and weights for medicine and box for same, 3000 lbs.
flour, 1000 lbs. sugar, 200 lbs. tea, 100 lbs.
soap, 200 lbs. tobacco.
26th December, 1860.-2 tons flour, 10
cwt. sugar, 1 chest tea, 56 lbs. tobacco.
16th March, 1861.-2 tons flour, 1 chest tea, a ton sugar, 1 ton
rice, 3 cwt. soap, 2 cwt. oatmeal,
1 box pipes, 1 gross knives, 1 gross combs, 1 gross looking glasses, 2
cwt. seine twine, 1 cwt. fishing
lines, fish hooks, Nos. 3, 5, 7, 9 and 10, 100 of each,
150 blankets. Men's clbthing.-8 doz. cotton shirts,
4 doz. woollen guernseys, 4 doz. red serge shirts, 4 doz. blue
serge shirts, 2 doz. waistcoats, 2 doz. coats,
6 doz. felt hats or caps, 12 doz. cotton handkerchiefs. Boys'
clothing.-3 doz. cotton shirts, 2 doz. woollen guernseys,
2 doz. red serge shirts, 2 doz. moleskin trowsers, 2 doz. jackets (assorted sizes),
3 doz. men's blucher boots, 2 doz. boys' blucher boots, 3 doz.
women's and girls' boots. Women's clothing.-3 doz. red serge petticoats, 100 yards flannel for
petticoats, 100 yards red serge for making petticoats, 3 doz. woollen polka jackets 3 lbs. assorted thread,
3 doz. white cotton thread, 4 doz. brown and black cotton thread, 1 gross assorted broad tape,
2 doz. assorted thimbles,
4 oz. sulphate of zinc, 1 lb. washed flowers of sulphur. Homeopathic medicine.-16 oz.
tinct. of arnica, 4 oz. tinct. of aconite,
1 oz. tinct. of belladona, 4 oz. tincturis sulphuris.
3 American felling axes, 12 handles for ditto.
1877 Royal Commission - 300 pages of information about Coranderrk, Ramahyuck (check out Appendix D), Lake Tyers, Framlingham, Lake Condah and Ebenezer.
Names of Aboriginal people mentioned are indexed.