Daily Examiner Cowper Podcast

Sat 9 Nov 2019

'If it bleeds, it leads': Putting tragedy front and centre

Premium Content 'If it bleeds, it leads': Putting tragedy front and centre

'It's important to get across to people the gravity of a situation...That's what makes people build new roads'

Sun 3 Nov 2019

Ground-breaking study unearths forgotten victims

Premium Content Ground-breaking study unearths forgotten victims

'We were always concerned about the people who were at the roadside, but not necessarily about people doing other jobs'

Sat 2 Nov 2019

The aftermath and personal toll of Cowper

Premium Content The aftermath and personal toll of Cowper

'In a lot of ways, the court case was worse than the bus crash'

Mon 28 Oct 2019

COWPER TRAGEDY: Photo reveals 30-year mystery

Premium Content COWPER TRAGEDY: Photo reveals 30-year mystery

Evidence submitted to the 1990 coronial inquiry finally solves one question about the incident

COWPER: Clues reveal what to expect in Episode 2

COWPER: Clues reveal what to expect in Episode 2

The first ended on a cliffhanger that left many listeners desperate to know one question: Do the pregnant woman and her unborn child survive?

FLASHBACK: The day family was torn apart by tragedy

Premium Content FLASHBACK: The day family was torn apart by tragedy

Mr Ormesher, 49, wept in the hospital as he told how six members of his family group were killed when a semi-trailer and bus collided in pre-dawn darkness.

Sun 27 Oct 2019

Teen survivor's grief over loss of mum, brother

Premium Content Teen survivor's grief over loss of mum, brother

'I was telling them to be careful with him. I didn't realise he had already passed'

Crucial decision that saved a pianist’s life

Premium Content Crucial decision that saved a pianist’s life

Musician Glenn-Michael Askew suffered career-ending injuries but still considers himself ‘one of the lucky ones’ after a kind gesture spared him his life.

'One hell of a mess': The people who picked up the pieces

Premium Content 'One hell of a mess': The people who picked up the pieces

'Just talking about this I'll have nightmares tonight, and tomorrow night and the next night'

Former nurse reveals final journey for fatal victims

Premium Content Former nurse reveals final journey for fatal victims

The hospital's little morgue wasn't designed for the influx of horror it received that night, and what happened next has haunted Kay ever since.

Thu 24 Oct 2019

HORROR BUS CRASH: Untold stories revealed in new podcast

HORROR BUS CRASH: Untold stories revealed in new podcast

HARROWING memories left buried for 30 years unearthed for the first time in new six-part series exploring horror Pacific Highway crash which killed 21 people.

Mon 21 Oct 2019

COWPER:  A farmer’s rude awakening

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After 30 years of silence, Alan Bowling who was one of the first on the scene at Cowper talks about that fateful day

Emotional reunion 30 years on from Cowper tragedy

Premium Content Emotional reunion 30 years on from Cowper tragedy

'I've told my wife I've dreamt more about that young girl on the stretcher than I have about my wife...I've never forgot her.'

Sun 20 Oct 2019

Premium Content 30th anniversary Cowper bus crash...

On the 30th anniversary of the Cowper bus tragedy those affected by it gathered to honour the lives lost.

Shocking details unearthed from major crash

Shocking details unearthed from major crash

In the early hours of October 20, 1989, 21 strangers' lives were snuffed out by Australia's worst road disaster. This investigation uncovers who's responsible.

'I'll never forgive the politicians': Horror scene haunts GP

Premium Content 'I'll never forgive the politicians': Horror scene haunts GP

Dr Ray Jones is haunted by what he saw the morning he stumbled onto the scene of one of Australia's worst road disasters - that killed 21 people.

'This baby needs to come out now'

Premium Content 'This baby needs to come out now'

Junior doctor thrust into Cowper 'war zone' recalls fight to save a mother and her unborn child

Bus crash disaster: A farmer’s rude awakening

Premium Content Bus crash disaster: A farmer’s rude awakening

After 30 years of silence, the man who was first on the scene at Cowper talks about that fateful day

COWPER: The crash that still haunts

Premium Content COWPER: The crash that still haunts

On the 30th anniversary of one of our darkest days, a special podcast and report goes back to the incident that changed the lives of so many people.

'I owe him my life': Unimaginable reason Yvonne survived

Premium Content 'I owe him my life': Unimaginable reason Yvonne survived

For the first time, Yvonne Bradford tells the incredible tale of survival in one of the Australia's worst road disasters.

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