DropTableAdventures - Exploring Point Nepean to Fort Nepean - From Disease to War


Season Identifier S06E05
Original Filename pointnepean.mov
Date Filmed 2022-04-15
Date Uploaded 2022-06-26 08:16:26 UTC
Date Released 2022-06-29 07:50:00 UTC
Location(s) Point Nepean and Fort Nepean, VIC
Notable Equipment None
Camera(s) Used 2x GoPro Hero 8
Software Used Final Cut Pro, mTracker 3D, mCallouts
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This was an interesting place.

Some were confused at the use of the Royal Merchant Navy flag, forgetting that it originally had a meaning unrelated to conspiracy theories.



Point Nepean’s quite a historical place. It’s the site of two major shipping-related disasters, it was where the first British shots of World War I and World War II were fired, and it was where we “lost” a prime minister.

We explore its use as a former quarantine station, then head down to the tip to take a look at its’ military history.