The Russell Hotel
You have found Building 1. Read the story below and find the secret letter. Once you have found all five buildings, reveal the secret word. Take the secret word to The Rocks Square so you can redeem your prize.
Note for Parents: If you have kids under 12, please read the story first and decide if you think your child can handle the content. We don't want to frighten them too much. If it is too much, just find the secret letter and continue on the hunt.
The Unnamed Sailor in Room 8
Did you know that The Russell Hotel is known as the most haunted hotel in Sydney?
Across its history, the hotel has been a hospital and a hostel for sailors and The Russell’s most well-known ghost is an unnamed sailor who was murdered by a woman. It happened in room number 8, and his spirit has lingered there ever since, with hotel staff claiming to have heard ghostly footsteps treading the creaky floors during the night. If you listen closely, you might be able to hear them too …
The Secret Letter - H
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