jan 1, 42000 BC - Mungo Lady and Mungo Man are perhaps the most important human remains ever found in Australia. Their discovery re-wrote the ancient
story of this land and its people and sent shock-waves around the world.
These 42,000 year old ritual burials are some of the oldest remains of modern humans (Homo sapiens) yet found outside of Africa. Mungo
Lady is the oldest known cremation in the world, representing the early emergence of humanity's spiritual beliefs.