True Crime Walking Tour – A comedian’s guide to Sydney’s dark past

Explore Sydney's hidden dark side with comedian-led tours. Delve into sinister history, convict brutality, Mardi Gras origins, and thrilling crimes. The walking tour ends at Circular Quay. Unearth the metropolis' forgotten tales.

Sydney is famous for having the third-best public transport system in all of Sydney… But lying underneath the surface are some long-forgotten tales that showcase a darker side of the metropolis.
Many of its residents might not know it, but Sydney has a sinister history, a violent and chaotic past that has been lost to time.
Follow the footsteps of your tour guides, professional stand-up comedians, as they take you on a unique, funny, and intriguing journey. A walking tour in which each step takes you deeper into a forgotten world. On this tour, you will learn about the brutalities of the convict settlement, the first Mardi Gras, bank robberies that turned into hostage situations, and other wicked secrets of Sydney.
Our finishing location is Circular Quay.


General admission adult – click here.

National Trust member – click here.

Any issues or inquiries, please contact Shayne Hunter on 0431607413, or on Facebook or Instagram via one of the links listed below.

Event dates

Event Details

Hyde Park - Corner of Liverpool St & College St, Sydney, NSW 2000

Saturday 15th April - 6pm to 7:30pm
Saturday 6th may - 6pm to 7:30pm

Entry fees:
Adults $ 35, Members $ 25
Prebooking required