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History — As You’ve Never Heard It Before. Take a deep dive into the dark and mysterious past of the land Down Under. Forgotten Australia brings you true stories you won't hear anywhere else, from Melbourne’s most vicious gunman and Brisbane's oldest cold case murder to Sydney’s battle with the Spanish Flu and the Perth’s sensational dance floor shooting. With a focus on the people at the heart of the stories and careful use of music and sound effects, each episode makes you feel like you're witnessing events while presenting the facts as uncovered from original research using contemporary newspapers, official records, interviews with participants and descendants, and other authoritative primary and secondary sources. For more info www.forgottenaustralia.com & www.facebook.com/forgottenoz

Forgotten Australia Forgotten Australia

    • History
    • 4.9, 495 Ratings

History — As You’ve Never Heard It Before. Take a deep dive into the dark and mysterious past of the land Down Under. Forgotten Australia brings you true stories you won't hear anywhere else, from Melbourne’s most vicious gunman and Brisbane's oldest cold case murder to Sydney’s battle with the Spanish Flu and the Perth’s sensational dance floor shooting. With a focus on the people at the heart of the stories and careful use of music and sound effects, each episode makes you feel like you're witnessing events while presenting the facts as uncovered from original research using contemporary newspapers, official records, interviews with participants and descendants, and other authoritative primary and secondary sources. For more info www.forgottenaustralia.com & www.facebook.com/forgottenoz

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
495 Ratings

495 Ratings

jordanleechapppell ,

One of my favourite pods!

I’m addicted to forgotten Aus and am always hanging out for the next episode! Michael is an amazing presenter and also a great writer in which he keeps you hooked from start to finish.

Rakmakka ,

A great podcast

I have an extensive podcast library, mainly true crime. Forgotten Australia is one I really enjoy listening too. Love the content and easy listening style.

Nomis4751 ,

Great Aussie stories!

This podcast is exceptionally well researched and presented.

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