Ned Kelly's Last Stand

An illustration of Ned Kelly from Illustrated London News, September 11, 1880. Historical / Corbis via Getty Images

Bushrangers, a type of bandit, troubled Australia until the late 1800s. Ned Kelly, the most famous bushranger, became an outlaw in 1878, and his gang successfully conducted several raids. Tune in to learn why many Australians think of him as a folk hero.

Topics in this Podcast: outlaws, The Most Requested Episodes We Already Have, folk heroes, Crime, bushrangers, Australian history, 19th century