Hume Hwy, between Wallan and Kalkallo, Victoria
October 2nd 2007
UFOINFO Sighting Form Report
Location: 1st - Hume Hwy in vicinity of 'Wallan' (Near Turnoff)
2nd - Hume Hwy between 'Wallan' and 'Kalkallo' - (20 mins north Of Melbourne) Victoria Australia
Date: 1st - (Tue) 10/02/07 @ Approx 2200 EST (Local)
2nd - Approx 5mins later
Approach Direction: 1st - East (from open ground)
2nd - North (from behind & off to the right)
Departure Direction: 1st - West (over open ground)
2nd - South (behind hills)
Witness Direction: 1st + 2nd - Travelling southbound (driving)
Description: 1st - Bright flare-like light flashed across the sky in front of my car whilst driving.. Briefly lit the whole surrounding area!
2nd - As above but off to my right (west).. Came from behind and travelling much higher; vanished over low hills in split second!
**Intriguingly, within minutes I heard fast jet-aircraft overhead, heading in same direction... (!?)
Color/Shape: 1st+2nd - Blinding brightly light flare-shape.. Bluey/turquiose with brighter yellow/orange front..
Height & Speed: 1st - Approx 200-300 feet..
2nd - 3-4 Times higher..
Both at highspeed!
TV/Radio/Press: Unknown.. Still searching!
UFOINFO Note: There is a report of a meteor burning up in the atmosphere - see http://www.news.com.au/heraldsun/story/0,21985,22523139-661,00.html (Report has now been removed)
My thanks to the AUFORN mailing list for the information.
[Note: This fireball/meteor report is included for reference purposes - John @ UFOINFO.]