Go Back Report # 1514



24 Sep 1959 Mandourah [sic-Mandorah] and Doctors Gully NT 1830hrs NO


Large 80-100 foot object reported. Black, shallow. Close to surface-speed 80-90 mph. Shot upwards towards Delissaville Creek. "A green very light shot off from the water in a direction east or north from Mandourah, after the object was seen." At 0715hrs 25 Sep, the same object was again seen off Mandourah and shot up Middle Arm.


Source: NAA file series A703 control symbol 580/1/1 part 2 pp. 107-108.


Reference for the above text is: Website: Project 1947: A Catalogue of the More Interesting Australian UFO Reports, Keith Basterfield, as of 5 February 2012:




UFOCAT URN NONE   Website: [Project-1947] Keith Basterfield's New Australian Catalogue


Australia Northern Territory

Doctors Gully          Latitude 12-27-38 S, Longitude 130-49-50 E [cove(s)]

Delissaville Creek   Latitude 12-32-00 S, Longitude 130-42-00 E [farm]

Middle Arm              Latitude 12-35-00 S, Longitude 130-52-00 E [inlet]

Reference: http://geonames.nga.mil/ggmaviewer/


Mandorah        Latitude 12-26-34 S, Longitude 120-45-57 W (D-M-S) [population-250]


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