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February 2, 2020 12:00 pm Published by Comments Off on Join Patreon to support the Haunted Hills podcast

Support Haunted Hills Podcast on Patreon Small towns big stories The Haunted Hills is a place where the hills rumble and cows won’t stay – it inspires us. The show is named after the Haunted Hills as is our first podcast. More stories of other small towns featuring their history, crime and paranormal are coming. […]


The only murder in Boolarra for 90 years

February 13, 2017 2:40 pm Published by Comments Off on The only murder in Boolarra for 90 years

The only murder in Boolarra (for 90 years) occurred on the first day of the 20th Century. A man was found on the roadway deceased. Groups of people had passed by him on their way home. One group had beat the life out of him. Breaking his ribs and causing blood vessels in his brain […]


Morwell River Prison escapes

February 7, 2017 2:57 pm Published by Comments Off on Morwell River Prison escapes

An escape occurred 1962, 1967 and 1968, four times over six years. (As reported in the Canberra Times at those times.) The Morwell River Prison was more commonly known as Morwell River Farm housing offenders, established in 1951. Off Olsens Road, on the Morwell River. In 1962 the escape occurred with two prisoners. Edward Blackmore […]


Man dressed as a ghost receives jail sentence

February 1, 2017 2:34 pm Published by Comments Off on Man dressed as a ghost receives jail sentence

In October 1918, Neils Christian Hanson wrapped in a white sheet was causing ghost sightings all over the neighbourhood. He said he was dressed as a druid. When that didn’t suffice he told the court he was keeping the dew off him. Court was adjourned and witnesses called. Witnesses said they only saw him dressed in […]