Elizabeth Beach, New South Wales
AUFORN Sighting Form Report
Received 8/08/2008 23:18:28
1998, ELIZABETH BEACH MID NORTH COAST (NSW) 2100hrs (NL)
Source: AUFORN ONLINE UFO Report Form
Number of witnesses present: 2
Sighting Duration: 4 to 5 minutes
Observation: Myself and my late husband went outside for a smoke, we
noticed a light that was brighter than usual it stood out we were used to
looking at the sky we loved spotting satellites. After a while the 'light'
grew in size, I would say a bread and butter plate at arms length. The
object then seemed to fade out, like a torch running out of power.
I rang the Forster Police and told them what we where seeing we were worried that it may have been a flare as we had a view out over the ocean, they asked for general directions and said they would take a look. The Policeman asked me if I wanted to report a u.f.o I said I guess so, as it was an unidentified object in the sky. It was also spotted at Kempsey. 1 week prior a video was taken, news item.
Description: The shape changed from a light similar in size to a planet then grew in size to bread & Butter plate held at arms length.
Location: Lakeside crescent,Elizabeth Beach. Mid-north coast just south of Forster NSW.
Apparent Size: Star.
Apparent Size Other: from star to just smaller than a dinner plate.
Actual Size: couldn't say I don't know the distance, that it was away from us.
Altitude: Low star height, when this object grew in size it seemed closer.
Object Origin: North east.
Object Destination: North east.
Moon Visible: We didn't see the moon.
Weather : Cold
Effects Other: no, only that this object had been seen previously and had
made the local news (in or around Kempsey)
Effects Other Witnesses: unknown
Other Experiences: I have never seen anything like that before or since.
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