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. Support this show at

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The Great Bookie Robbery and the Gamble of Crime with Andrew Rule

Episode 289 of Australian True Crime with Meshel Laurie and Emily Webb.   Andrew Rule, our favourite intrepid crime writer is back to chat with us at Australian True Crime.   As well as being fascinated by crime, Andrew is also intrig...



episode 228: Banquet: The Untold Story of Adelaide’s Family Murders with Debi Marshall

Show Notes Ep 228 of Australian True Crime with Meshel Laurie and Emily Webb Veteran journalist and True Crime author Debi Marshall joins us to talk about her new book, Banquet: The Untold Story of Adelaide’s Family Murders. It follows on from her Foxt...



episode 227: Introducing Saturday Afternoon Fever

We love this hilarious show hosted by Matthew Hardy and Lawrence Mooney. They think it’s about football but we think it’s about growing up in Australia in the 70s and 80s. Meshel’s been binging it while recovering from a short illness, (not Covid) and ...



episode 226: Chapelwaite Special Extra Episode

Show Notes Ep 226 of Australian True Crime with Meshel Laurie and Emily Webb This is a special extra episode of ATC to celebrate the release of ‘Chapelwaite’, inspired by the Stephen King short story ‘Jerusalem’s Lot’ on Stan. You can sign up for your ...



episode 225: Dr Joanna Glengarry Forensic Pathologist

Show Notes Ep 225 of Australian True Crime with Meshel Laurie and Emily Webb Dr Joanna Glengarry studied for 8 years to be a surgeon but not long after completing her studies and entering the theatre she realised her true passion was forensic pathology...



Squizzy Taylor Australia’s first flashy Gangster

Show Notes Ep 224 of Australian True Crime with Meshel Laurie and Emily Webb Squizzy Taylor was Australia’s first flashy Gangster. He set the standard so many still try to emulate today. Squizzy courted the media, flaunted an extravagant lifestyle and ...



episode 223: Bikies, the Mount Panorama riots and the lure of the open road with Boris Mihailovic

Boris Mihailovic is a former outlaw motorcycle club member, a journo and magazine editor and writer, and author of three books - My mother Warned Me about Blokes Like Me, At the Altar Altar of the Road Gods and The Wisdom of the Road Gods. ...


 2021-08-15  42m

New Hope for the Unidentified

Show Notes Ep 222 of Australian True Crime with Meshel Laurie and Emily Webb New Hope for the Unidentified There are around 500 sets of unidentified human remains stored in mortuaries around Australia. There are also over 2000 people registered as long...


 2021-08-08  42m

episode 221: Missing Suzie Lawrance

Suzanne Lawrance, known as Suzie, has been missing from Healesville, Victoria since February 7 1987. Suzie went missing sometime late on Saturday night 7 February/early morning 8 February when she was walking home after attending a 21st birthday part...


 2021-08-01  55m

episode 220: The Coffin Confessor spills people’s secrets from beyond their graves

CONTENT WARNING: this episode discusses suicide, sexual abuse and assault. Private investigator and entrepreneur Bill Edgar had a traumatic childhood. Childhood sexual assault, life on the streets and a stint in Brisbane’s notorious Boggo Road Jail w...


 2021-07-25  38m