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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.

New dates coming in second half of 2018.

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  • Tour will return in second half of 2018. Stay tuned to our webpage for confirmed dates

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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 stories are more up your alley, we 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 in on one of the combined dinner, history and investigation tours.

Keep an eye on our webpage for new upcoming tours

Customised tours and private group bookings are available - please contact operator to discuss