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Forgotten Australia

Forgotten Australia
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True crimes, dark histories, unsolved mysteries, eccentric personalities and strange happenings: Forgotten Australia is history as you've never heard it before. Each episode brings to life people and events that were once known to everyone but are now barely remembered by anyone. Based on intensive original research, Forgotten Australia is crafted with a novelist’s eye for character and detail to create gripping narratives that sound so fresh it's like they're ripped from today's headlines.You can get early ad-free access and bonus Forgotten Australia episodes by subscribing at Apple or supporting at Patreon.My new book, Hanging Ned Kelly, about Melbourne's 19th century executioners, is out now.You can read an excerpt here for free. Hosted on Acast. See for more information.


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4.7 out of 5 stars from 1.6k ratings
  • Well Researched

    Good listening, interesting and very well researched. Perfect company while walking or driving. Have now got my 89yo Pop on board who remembers some of these events in the papers back in the day. Right in his sweet spot 😊

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    Australia22 days ago
  • History repeating itself.

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    a month ago
  • Another wonderful podcast, thanks Michael.

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