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The moment Australia arrested a kayaker and declared war

Premium Content The moment Australia arrested a kayaker and declared war

Australia was in World War II from the beginning and within hours had fired its...

How Hitler played Aussie PM

Premium Content How Hitler played Aussie PM

Many Australian politicians were slow to see the evil behind the charisma and...

Saving one of Ballina’s historic treasures

Premium Content Saving one of Ballina’s historic treasures

IT’S one of Australia’s most historically significant vessels

MARITIME ODYSSEY: Meet the keeper of our lighthouse history

Premium Content MARITIME ODYSSEY: Meet the keeper of our lighthouse history

Take a look inside Australia's largest collection of lighthouse memorabilia

Margo’s WWII diary found on supermarket floor

Premium Content Margo’s WWII diary found on supermarket floor

"It was the best birthday present she could have had"

‘Astonishing discovery’ at Stonehenge

‘Astonishing discovery’ at Stonehenge

Stonehenge: 4000-year-old 2km circle discovered

Scomo ‘terribly misinformed’ on dark history of NQ

Premium Content Scomo ‘terribly misinformed’ on dark history of NQ

PM’s claim is a “slight” to the South Sea islanders and Melanesians

Check out the car-sized crocs that roamed Earth

Check out the car-sized crocs that roamed Earth

Ancient crocodile roamed around on two legs

The craze that lured young women to ruin

Premium Content The craze that lured young women to ruin

Opium dens were rife in Victoria’s gold rush, luring young women

Proof 2.5m kangaroo roamed Australia

Proof 2.5m kangaroo roamed Australia

Fossils prove 2.5m tall kangaroos roamed Australia 40,000 years ago

Lisa Wilkinson’s surprising family secret

Lisa Wilkinson’s surprising family secret

Lisa Wilkinson says an eye-opening journey into her family history has strengthened...

Today in History: April 29

Today in History: April 29

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge married on this day in 2011

Why tonight's 'Super Pink Moon' won't actually be pink

Premium Content Why tonight's 'Super Pink Moon' won't actually be pink

The moon will be bigger and brighter, but here's why it isn't pink

‘Disgraceful’: Site where Kelly killed three cops vandalised

Premium Content ‘Disgraceful’: Site where Kelly killed three cops vandalised

An investigation is underway after historical site was disrupted

‘You’re not taking the Kingswood!’

Premium Content ‘You’re not taking the Kingswood!’

Ted Bullpitt must be spinning in his grave

Remembering the Forgotten Holocaust of February 10

Remembering the Forgotten Holocaust of February 10

The United Nations will not recognise the event

UNCANNY: Laidley family makes bizarre discovery in new home

Premium Content UNCANNY: Laidley family makes bizarre discovery in new home

After moving into their new place, they got sorting through the mess left behind by...

First Fleet’s terrifying introduction to Australian climate

First Fleet’s terrifying introduction to Australian climate

FLASHBACK: Women scream as huge waves crash on wooden deck

‘I was bait’: Teen Nazi killer’s confession

‘I was bait’: Teen Nazi killer’s confession

She was petite, beautiful and always smiling – but behind her ‘innocent’ face was a...

Secretive Nutella billionaire’s risky move

Secretive Nutella billionaire’s risky move

How billionaire behind Nutella could lose it all

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