Award-winning journalist Matthew Condon spent the past decade investigating crime and corruption in Queensland and NSW. Researching the Whiskey Au Go Go nightclub firebombing for his new book The Night Dragon, Matthew wove together interviews with ex-cons, police officers and witnesses to create a compelling tale of how a calculating killer who spent his life evading the law was finally brought to justice. Matthew explores the devastating wake of this chilling chapter of Australian history.

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Matthew Condon

Matthew Condon has been a journalist for more than 30 years, and for the past decade has been investigating crime and corruption in Queensland and New South Wales. He is the author of the bestselling true crime trilogy Three Crooked Kings, Jacks and Jokers and All Fall Down. His new book The Night Dragon, centres on the fatal Whiskey Au Go Go nightclub firebombing in Brisbane in 1973. Matthew was awarded an Order of Australia Media in 2018 for his services to journalism and the community.