About our sessions
Immerse yourself into Queensland’s history as you enjoy your next social activity. The history of mystery, tragedy, and crime behind Queensland’s more legendary ghost tales is fascinating. Explore the truth behind the legends pertaining to many haunted regions, places and sites, drawn from the pages of Jack Sim’s spine-tingling books.
Choice of talks
True Crime Session
Listen intently as author, Jack Sim, delves into the stories of the crims, crooks, killers, and victims involved in some of Queensland’s most infamous crimes, as featured in the pages of his chilling books, Bloody Brisbane Volumes 1 & 2.
Topics may include:
- Whiskey Au Go Go fire
- Murder of Betty Shanks
- Mad Bomber, Karl Kast
Boggo Road Gaol History Session
Be transported through story, to behind the iconic and impenetrable brick walls of Queens;and’s most notorious prison – home to jail-breakers, eerie gallos, riots, protests, and prisoners who paid heavily for their crimes.
Topics may include:
- History of Boggo Road Gaol
- Punishment and the Gallows
- Boggo Road Gaol Escapees
- The infamous escapee, Slim Halliday
We also offer Haunted History Sessions. Click here to find out more.
- Completely private session at a location of your choice*
- Tailored experience
- A knowledgeable speaker ready to answer all your questions
- A date and time that suits you**
*Costs for a guest speaking session are dependent on location – outer suburbs will incur an additional travel time surcharge.
**Please note all guest speaking sessions are subject to staff availability. If your preference is not available, we will provide alternatives to work with your schedule.
Our sessions run for minimum 1 hour, with prices starting from just $165.00/hr. Additional time is charged at $55.00/hr.
Costs for a guest speaking session are dependent on location – outer suburbs will incur an additional travel time surcharge.
Book your Guest Speaker
Please fill out the booking form and we will be in contact with you shortly.
Alternatively, if you would prefer to book a private or public tour experience, you can view our range of tours below.