Western Australian UFO

ON THIS DAY…… 17th November 1967 Elusive flying saucer A Western Australian farmer said that a flying saucer landed in his paddock beside his Land Rover on the 17th of November 1967, and took off again as he stepped out to examine it. Mr Alan Pool, 43, farm manager, told police that the object was […]

6.9 earthquake rocks Meckering – Western Australian

On this day …….. 14th of October 1968 Meckering is a small town in the Avon valley region of Western Australia, about 130km east of Perth. At 10:59am on this day in 1968, the town of approximately 240 people was struck by an earthquake which registered 6.9 on the Richter scale. No deaths were reported, […]

Artefacts from the Batavia

On this day …….. 27th April 1971 The ‘Batavia’ was a ship built in Amsterdam in 1628. On 29 October 1628, the newly built Batavia, commissioned by the Dutch East India Company, sailed from Texel for the Dutch East Indies to obtain spices. During the voyage two of the crew, Jacobsz and Cornelisz, planned to […]

Western Australian UFO

ON THIS DAY…… 17th November 1967 Elusive flying saucer A Western Australian farmer said that a flying saucer landed in his paddock beside his Land Rover on the 17th of November 1967, and took off again as he stepped out to examine it. Mr Alan Pool, 43, farm manager, told police that the object was […]

6.9 earthquake rocks Meckering – Western Australian

On this day …….. 14th of October 1968 Meckering is a small town in the Avon valley region of Western Australia, about 130km east of Perth. At 10:59am on this day in 1968, the town of approximately 240 people was struck by an earthquake which registered 6.9 on the Richter scale. No deaths were reported, […]

Artefacts from the Batavia

On this day …….. 27th April 1971 The ‘Batavia’ was a ship built in Amsterdam in 1628. On 29 October 1628, the newly built Batavia, commissioned by the Dutch East India Company, sailed from Texel for the Dutch East Indies to obtain spices. During the voyage two of the crew, Jacobsz and Cornelisz, planned to […]