Annette: Cold case unlocked

By Carla Hildebrandt

What's Annette: Cold case unlocked about?

On September 13, 1980, 19-year-old Annette Deverell disappeared after a night out dancing with friends. Two years later her remains were found in bush 30 minutes from where she was last seen.

Four grief-filled decades later, Annette’s mother can’t shake the terrible suspicion that someone in her town knows something about her death.

In this four-part true crime podcast, Australian Community Media journalist Carla Hildebrandt opens the cold case file on the death of Annette Deverell - a gruesome mystery that has haunted a seaside town for decades.

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Justice For Annette


The fourth and final episode of the special investigation begins with a surprising phone call we received about the panel van which retired police detective Jeff Beaman said Annette was last seen in on the night she disappeared. The revelation ...