The Rating and Valuation Department at Murray House in Central, employees of which reported ghostly activity in the 1960s. Photo: SCMP

Haunted Hong Kong: Murray House and its ghostly goings-on in the 1960s

From shadows cast by invisible subjects to strange noises, the occupants of Murray House and HMS Tamar reported unexplained occurrences in 1963, which stopped after a Buddhist exorcism was performed to appease the spirits

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The Rating and Valuation Department at Murray House in Central, employees of which reported ghostly activity in the 1960s. Photo: SCMP
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Andre Heller’s 50-metre-high sculpture, The Bamboo Man, crosses Victoria Harbour, in 1992. Photo: SCMP

When a giant bamboo sculpture crossed Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbour to raise awareness of climate change in 1992

The 50-metre-high sculpture was the brainchild of Austrian-Hungarian Andre Heller and came with an environmental message

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Andre Heller’s 50-metre-high sculpture, The Bamboo Man, crosses Victoria Harbour, in 1992. Photo: SCMP
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