Being asked to service the night tours and investigations at Z Ward asylum by the National Trust, was a huge honour and one that we were excited to undertake. It also meant that my passion for history and heritage and my desire to help preserve it for future generations, was given an opening where I could help raise funds for this incredible building.
Are there ghosts in Z Ward? It is a q...Read more
All her life, SA's foremost paranormal investigator, Alison Oborn, has been seeking out some of the State's most haunted locations and has turned her sights to Gawler.
Here is the Messenger Newspaper article.
GAWLER GHOSTS COME OUT FOR HISTORY MONTH
Tues, May 1, 2012
Paranormal investigator, Alison Oborn, has seen her fair share of ghosts over the years.
For the past 22 years, S.A....Read more
Adelaide Arcade Ghost Story by Alison Oborn which was featured in That's Life Magazine.
"It was about 10 p.m. as we shuffled into the dark storeroom. My friend Brad and I were filming a video about the Old Adelaide Arcade.
Built in 1885, it was thought to be haunted, so we got to work setting up the camera.
"You'll never guess what happened," I told Brad, "I was walking towards the st...Read more
The Grand Central Hotel: Its beginnings
As people stand in line at Hungry Jacks waiting for their burger or as they lock their cars just having parked in the multi-storey carpark abo...Read more
This Adelaide Author and award-winning tour operator is also a history & heritage enthusiast. She has been a volunteer guide, Information Officer and Researcher at the Adelaide Gaol since 2002.
Alison also loves a good mystery, and authored her book ‘Ghosts of the Past’ on the 10 years of paranormal research that she and her team, Paranormal Field Investigators conducted at the Adelaide Gaol.
She also runs Adelaide’s Haunted Horizons, which operates Ghost Tours and Dark History Tours in the Adelaide Gaol, at Z Ward, National Railway Museum, Tailem Town, Adelaide Arcade, Moonta and Burra.
Kag Allwood: The paranormal has always been a life-long interest of hers, but not something she ever thought of taking up seriously. She now works for Adelaide Haunted Horizons as part of the Management Team. Kag is also a lead guide, event organiser, as well as researches and writes her own tours.
She is an experienced, active paranormal investigator and have investigated numerous known haunted locations throughout the world.