> Skip to content

Have you heard the most bizarre tales from around Australia?

Have you heard the most bizarre tales from around Australia?

Did a UFO drag a family’s car off the road in the middle of the outback? How did rocks rain from the sky in WA? And what became of the prime minister who went into the surf and was never seen again?

Explore the strangest tales, most incredible encounters and creepiest urban legends in Australia’s history. Read about the investigations and weigh up the facts – do you believe the official explanations for these weird and wonderful events?

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9781925324969

    October 31, 2016

    Random House Australia Children's

    288 pages

    RRP $27.99

    Online retailers

    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
    • Booktopia
    • Boomerang Books
    • Collins Booksellers
    • Dymocks
    • Books Kinokuniya
    • The Nile
    • QBD
    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

  • EBook

    9781925324495

    October 31, 2016

    RHA eBooks Child

    288 pages

    Online retailers

    • iBooks
    • Amazon Kindle
    • Booktopia
    • eBooks
    • Google Play
    • Kobo
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

Awards and Recognition

  • CBCA Book of the Year Awards
    2017
    Notable Book
    Eve Pownall Award for Information Books

Recommendations

How To Be A Bawse
Lion: A Long Way Home Young Readers' Edition
Fallen
Good Night Stories For Rebel Girls
Roald Dahl
Ultimate Fidget Spinner: Tricks and Challenges
Peppa Pig
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Baby Record Book
Holidays Around The World
Daring Amelia
Ham-Ham-Hamsters
Snow Hens
No Bones!
Meet... the Flying Doctors
Meet... Nellie Melba
Richard Hammond's Mysteries of the World: Ancient Treasures
The Curious Explorer's Illustrated Guide to Exotic Animals
Zigzag
Holidays Around The World
Helen's Eyes