In 1976 Willi Koeppen, a Melbourne celebrity chef and owner of ‘The Cuckoo’, disappears without a trace. The case has never been solved.
Pando is the world’s oldest living organism: a clonal colony of quaking aspen trees, that has been growing in Utah for the last 14 000 years.
‘Jetpack Man’ has been spotted over LAX international airport several times in the last year. Is it a clever prank, or has someone finally created a real jetpack?
A fixture at get-togethers in Australia and New Zealand, and claimed by both, this humble sweet remains a cause of ongoing debate: who invented the Pavlova?
Salvatore, the Yarra Seal, is currently frolicking around the river in Richmond and Abbotsford. He has been visiting, on and off, for 7 years.
Before the Sydney Opera House was built its location, Bennelong Point, was already an important part of the city, with a long history.
In 2003, a world famous musician played a secret gig at a small Melbourne night club. This is Prince at Bennetts Lane.
In 120 years, the modern Olympics has seen many sports come and go. Here are 8 discontinued Olympic sports.
For 70 years, Wirth’s Circus stood where the Arts Centre is now, and was one of Melbourne’s top attractions. It was destroyed by fire in 1953.
In 1988, an Australian family encountered something strange while driving from Perth to Adelaide. Was it group panic, or aliens on the Nullarbor?