4 episodes

We investigate the weird stories and mysteries that Brisbane is built on - from a murder that built Queen Street to weird moments in suburban parks and everything in between. Got a weird story happening in your area or something you've heard whispers of? We'd love to follow it - message us on the contact page at brisbaneisweird.com

Brisbane Is Weird Scott McDonald

    • Documentary

We investigate the weird stories and mysteries that Brisbane is built on - from a murder that built Queen Street to weird moments in suburban parks and everything in between. Got a weird story happening in your area or something you've heard whispers of? We'd love to follow it - message us on the contact page at brisbaneisweird.com

    When War Started On The Streets Of Brisbane

    When War Started On The Streets Of Brisbane

    In the Valley on any Saturday night you'll see Aussie blokes battling it out for "their girl" - in 1942 this male need to fight for our women led to a fight so massive that packs of Australian men in their HUNDREDS roamed the streets of Brisbane beating up their enemy.

    Their enemy, was actually their ally.
    This horrific tale is about a time where Brisbane started looking like US city and our ally in World War became our enemy on the streets of Brisbane City!

    • 15 min
    Brisbane's Most Haunted School

    Brisbane's Most Haunted School

    Every school has legends of hauntings, ghost sightings and past teachers or students spirits that refuse to leave, but this Brisbane boarding house has a history that just waiting for ghosts to come hang out. Could the decades of stories, backed up by students and staff alike actually have a really sweet explanation?

    • 21 min
    The Murder that built Brisbane

    The Murder that built Brisbane

    A gruesome, psychopathic murder and robbery is committed at Kangaroo Point, a man is hung for the murder.

    17 years later another man confesses.

    If the words of the confessor are true the University of Queensland to the Royal Brisbane Hospital have blood money in their foundations...


    Music from fesliyanstudios.com & Antti Luode

    • 18 min
    Lights in the Wishart Bush

    Lights in the Wishart Bush

    What were a group of people doing hanging under coloured lights in Wishart bushland at 2.30am on a cold May morning? From public sex to medieval religion and everything else we could find we try and work out what on earth this group was doing.
    Music thanks to Antti Luode

    • 17 min

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