Aired Sunday May 26, 11:00pm - 12:00amon True Crime

Crimes That Shook Australia

Series 1 Episode 2: The Port Arthur Tragedy

In 1996 Martin Bryant (28 year old) murdered 35 people and injured 23 others in the Port Arthur massacre. Following the shocking crimes, swift action was taken to change gun laws Australia.

Documentary / Crime
Original air date
Cast and crew
  • Stan GrantHost
  • Ernest Vernon
  • William BaleTerry McCarthy
  • Graham BurtonIan Kingston
  • Nig RichardsMurder Victim