THIS EPISODE’S SPONSORS . In the early morning of October 30, 1982, the day after Lindy Chamberlain was sentenced to life in prison for the murder of her nine-week old baby daughter Azaria, Lindy’s mother Avis was forced to tell Lindy’s two sons – Aidan, 9, and Reagan, 6 - that their mummy had been sent to jail and wasn’t coming home.. She was born on June 11, 1980, a girl her parents called Azaria, ‘helper of God’. The examining doctor is said to have been curious enough about the name "Azaria" to look it up in a Dictionary of Names and discover that it meant "Sacrifice in the Wilderness." Isa Hospital, at a weight of 2880 grams (6 pounds 5 1/2 ounces). The dreadful finality nearly broke the young boys. In mid-1980, Lindy Chamberlain was in Mt Isa and preparing to give birth to her third child. As their nine-week-old baby Azaria slept in a tent alongside her older brother Reagan, a dingo entered the tent and took her. COURT DOCUMENTS: 1982 Coronial Inquest. ... turn out to be the first of three coroner's inquests into the death of Azaria Chamberlain. After thirty-two years, eight legal proceedings, and tens of millions spent in the investigation, Lindy was finally exonerated by a coroner's inquest that declared Azaria's death was an accident -- the result of a wild animal attack, to wit -- a dingo. Azaria Chamberlain, Self: Retro Report. The dingo which took Azaria was a semi-domestic dingo, and was the pet of a Ranger at the Rock. She was taken by a dingo while her parents Lindy and Michael slept on August 17, 1980, at a camping site by Uluru. Azaria Chamberlain was born as Azaria Chantel Loren Chamberlain. Azaria Chamberlain's black dress, panties and booties The night baby Azaria Chamberlain was taken from a tent at Ayers Rock (now Uluru) resulted in one of the biggest legal and media events in Australia in the 1980s.. Azaria’s mother, Lindy, was cleared of any connection with her disappearance, but not before she served three years in prison for murder. Lindy Chamberlain was charged with Azaria's first-degree murder and convicted of her daughter's slaying. ... in an area full of dingo lairs. It chronicles the case of Azaria Chamberlain, a nine-week-old baby girl who disappeared from a campground near Uluru (then called Ayers Rock) in August 1980 … Michael Chamberlain dies after battle with leukaemia – The Herald Sun, January 10, 2017 . Azaria Chantel Loren Chamberlain was born June 11, 1980. Evil Angels (released as A Cry in the Dark outside Australia and New Zealand) is a 1988 Australian drama film directed by Fred Schepisi.The screenplay by Schepisi and Robert Caswell is based on John Bryson's 1985 book of the same name. Azaria Chamberlain was born at 1.16 p.m. on Wednesday the 11 th of June 1980 at Mt. In the early stages it appeared possible that it might have been a Ranger’s dingo, especially when the Aboriginal tracker, Nipper, referred to all dingoes as ding, which was also the name of … It's been 40 years since Australia first learned Lindy Chamberlain's name.. In 1980, Lindy and her husband Michael took their three children on a camping trip to Uluru. Chamberlain v R (No 2) (“Chamberlain case”)  High Court Appeal 7; (1984) 153 CLR 521 (22 February 1984) 1986 Royal Commission . Azaria Chantel Loren Chamberlain (1980-1980), missing infant, was born on 11 June 1980 at Mount Isa, Queensland, third of four children of New Zealand-born parents Michael Leigh Chamberlain, Seventh Day Adventist pastor, and his wife Alice Lynne (Lindy), née Murchison. The mother was reported to have repeatedly complained about the child being sick, stated that she was suffering from pyloric stenosis, a ailment which closes the sphinctum and causes vomiting.