Australian True Crime
Think nothing ever happens in your town? Australia's suburbs are home to some of the most mysterious and disturbing true crime cases in the world.Meshel Laurie is a true crime obsessive. Emily Webb is a true crime author. And together with expert interviews with writers, victims, investigators and perpetrators, they probe the underbelly of our towns and suburbs, and uncover the darkness at the heart of Australian life.
The Unsolved 1984 Tapp Murders with Andrew Rule - #85
The 1984 murder of single mother Margaret Tapp and her young daughter Seana remains unsolved, but could a tip off from one of our listeners finally change that? According to veteran crime writer Andrew Rule who's been following the case for decades, it just might be possible. Show notes for Episode 85:Your hosts are Meshel Laurie and Emily WebbWith thanks to Andrew Rule More about Life and Crimes with Andrew RuleLike us on the Facebook Follow us on Instagram or TwitterSupport us on Patreon Thank you for listening!
A True Crime Podcast recommendation from Meshel - #84
Emma Curtin is a researcher by trade, and it shows as she takes on a cold case from almost a hundred years ago. How did low-key first-wave feminist Norma McLeod end up dying atop her childhood bed, as her parents and friendly neighbourhood doctor watched on, in posh Toorak, with her brother's wet underpants draped across her forehead? If that question doesn't suck you in, then I just don't know who you are anymore.We proudly share episode one of this 8-part series with you, and next week we're back with an all new episode of Australian True Crime, featuring Andrew Rule and the story of another unsolved murder haunting Melbourne's suburbs.Your hosts are Meshel Laurie and Emily WebbWith thanks to Emma CurtinMore about Murder Archives, 'Fractured Silence' season 1.Like us on the Facebook Follow us on Instagram or TwitterSupport us on PatreonThank you for listening!
When Meshel Met Emily - #83
You know how you can watch Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie fall in love on Mr and Mrs Smith? Well you can hear Meshel and Emily try desperately to become friends with each other during this conversation on Meshel's other podcast The Nitty Gritty Committee from 2016. Emily was a guest, and after the interview Meshel asked if she'd consider doing a True Crime Podcast with her. In just the same way that Brad Pitt ended up with six children, Emily is now the co pilot of Australian True Crime which has had 10 million downloads* although unlike Brad, Emily is still part of a happy partnership. Yes, these descriptions are written by Meshel. Here's the link to the Nitty Gritty Committee in case you're desperate for a podcast to try while everyone is on a break, because you still have to deal with traffic or the train, or maybe you're one of those weirdos who listens to True Crime as you're going to sleep, which I've never understood, but you know, no judgement. Of course there's a new episode ...
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