Just after midnight on a June night in 1964, The Beatles touched down at Brisbane Airport to thousands of fans, and a few eggs. Yes, we mean, literal eggs!

The Beatles were pelted with eggs by some unruly Brisbanites.

The incident – which made headlines around the world – prompted the band to take out newspaper ads demanding the egg throwers come forward.

Who was to blame, you ask? None other than Bob Katter.

Hear the bizarre full story:

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