Ghost Hoaxing in the Goldfields

Join us as we pull back the superstition and find out what inspired the Ghost Hoaxers of the Goldfields, and hear first-hand accounts from their victims in lurid court trials.

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  1. Absolutely fantastic podcast, riveting and fascinating piece of Ballarat history. Never heard of Ghost Hoaxing in Australia before this, and never knew how much socio-political motivation was behind it; would love to find out more! Thank you for presenting this topic.

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    • No worries Ash! We love doing it haha. I was blown away by the sociopolitical undertones too, it made some of the sociopolitical quasi-religious ’60s groups I’ve read about seem part of a more common pattern than I’d realised.

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