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
A FIGURE WITHOUT FEATURES
Alison has been running tours here for 3 years, having previously done tours at the Adelaide gaol.
The Gaol is a paranormal hotspot... but Tailem Town is in another category altogether!
This story was in That's Life.
For the past 22 years, SA's ghost hunter, Alison Oborn, has been seeking out some of the State's most haunted spots and has turned her sights to Gawler.
Here is the Messenger Newspaper article.
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 above, they would pr...Read more
Alison Oborn, 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 her 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.