Murders most foul

True crime stories, Sydney.

Original research and articles about the most horrifying murders that took place in Sydney. Here you will discover the most sensational crimes and murders to scandalise your suburb.

Who is she?

Find an infamous historical murder that happened in your neighbourhood and was conveniently forgotten.

The Killara Greengate Murder
1860s | Sydney’s North Shore | Unsolved

The Killara Greengate Murder

A long-forgotten murder mystery. The forgotten story of a horrible unsolved murder in Sydney’s colonial North Shore. The bottom of a well On the morning of Monday the 22nd of September, 1862, on an estate located in Sydney’s North Shore, a lifeless male body was found at the bottom of a deep dark well. The…

The St Ives Shooting
1910s | Murder | Sydney’s North Shore

The St Ives Shooting

Very few Sydneysiders had heard of St. Ives in the 1910s when citrus orchards and cow paddocks covered the district. That all changed when the evening news across Australia reported a “shooting in St. Ives” that resulted in the murder of a police sergeant. To this day, mystery shrouds the events that transpired on the…

Sydney True Crime Walking Tour

Not your average walking tour

Step into the shoes of an 18th-century detective and discover the crime scenes of eight violent murders which took place in Sydney’s Surry Hills.

You will receive copies of actual police evidence, crime scene photography and witness reports from the investigations so you can compare the past with the present. You might even solve a cold-case murder mystery.

Your guide will reveal to you the exact locations where each tragedy occurred and some of these well known iconic locations will shock you!

Sydney True Crime Monthly


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