Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Carousel Sniper Victim

Sep 6, 2020

Inland Australia’s complex system of winding rivers, extensive wetlands, ancient waterholes and seemingly endless parched floodplains are rarely given more than a passing thought by
many Australians, understandably so, most Australians live on the coastal fringes.

Yet these waterways are a natural attractor along...

Jul 25, 2020

To the Russian officers in Stalin’s politburo, it was named for the local farming village of Nazino, others would refer to it as Nazinski Island, but to the locals the Island had a much more sinister name. A name that speaks for itself when reflecting the horrors that unfolded on that little slice of Russian...

May 23, 2020

The Inuit told of a group of forty men dragging a boat south, they were all very thin and using sign language made it known that their ship had been crushed in the ice, they purchased a seal from the Inuit. Later the same season, the same party were encountered, or at least what remained of them about a day’s walk...

Apr 6, 2020


Over the decades since its construction, countless people have chosen to end their lives at Melbourne's West Gate bridge. Many of those who landed in water, surviving the fall, drowned afterwards.

Tragically, this is the fate that met an innocent 4-year-old girl, Darcy...

Mar 10, 2020

Charles Yelverton O'Connor was best known for developing Fremantle Harbour and for the Goldfields Water Supply Scheme (often known simply as the Goldfields Pipeline), it was the latter project that drove him to despair and to eventually take his own life.

"I feel that my brain is suffering and I am in great fear of...