Jan 1, 2021
On 17 December 1967, Harold Holt, the Prime Minister of Australia, disappeared while swimming in the sea near Portsea, Victoria.
An enormous search operation was mounted in and around Cheviot Beach, but his body was never recovered. Holt was presumed to have died, and his memorial service five days later was attended by...
Nov 18, 2020
Now, just because Australia was never successfully invaded during WWII, does not mean the plans were not thrown around in a few different war rooms.
In early 1942 elements of the Imperial Japanese Navy proposed an invasion of Australia.
In the end, the Japanese military adopted a strategy of isolating Australia from the...