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Australia's Jack the Ripper

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Twisted History

Was Frederick Deeming, Jack the Ripper or was he just Australia's first serial killer? Was he Mad Fred or Bad Fred - you decide.

Join Twisted History for a walking tour around Melbourne CBD, as you explore the evidence followed by the Victorian police to catch one of the most wanted man in the world.

In 1892, the body of Emily Mather was found buried under the floor in a house in Windsor, sparking an international search for her killer. Hear the antics of the flamboyant Frederick Deeming and his adventures from Whitechapel in London to Melbourne and his victims that were left behind.

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This tour is strictly 18 years plus due to the nature of the content

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Days of operation:
  • Departure details: 26/08/17

    Sat: 08:00pm - 10:00pm

  • Tour is available by appointment. More set dates coming soon, please check the webpage for details

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Come and get totally twisted at some great locations across Victoria and explore the darker side of history on a range of tours with Twisted History.

Join Twisted History at the Geelong Gaol, the longest continuously running 19th century prison for ghost and investigation tours, seven nights a week.

If murder is more up your alley, they have a range of murder tours through Chinatown, Carlton and Melbourne every weekend.

Or perhaps a haunted hotel is more your pace. If so, join them on one of their combined dinner, history and investigation tours.

Are you brave enough to explore the darker side of Victoria's history?