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    Australia - Revelle Balmain, 22, Kingsford NSW, 5 Nov 1994

    Cabaret dancer and part-time escort agency employee Revelle Balmain disappeared from the Sydney suburb of Kingsford on the evening of the 4th of November, 1994, after an appointment with a client from the escort agency. The following day, the 5th of November, Balmain’s bag, make-up, diary, credit cards and keys to her Bellevue Hill flat were found scattered around several Kingsford streets. One of her shell-studded platform shoes was retrieved from one street; the other shoe was found in another street.

    Her body has never been found, and no-one has been officially charged with her disappearance.


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    The devastating realisation that Revelle was almost certainly dead didn’t stop Suellen searching for answers as to what happened to her sister. Almost 20 years on, Suellen and Jan are still waiting to uncover the truth.

    They believe crucial opportunities to solve the young model’s disappearance were squandered in the first 48 hours after she vanished...

    “By the time police did go and see Revelle’s last client he had cleaned his car, cleaned his home, and washed his clothes and linen. The rubbish bins in the area had been emptied. He had scratches on his face and neck, but there was never enough evidence,” says Suellen.

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    "For 20 long years the disappearance of beautiful blonde dancer Revelle Balmain has remained a mystery.

    The 22-year-old vanished on November 5, 1994, almost without a trace except for one cork-heeled platform shoe.

    The high-heel was found two days later in a street in Kingsford, a south-eastern suburb of Sydney, scattered alongside Revelle’s cane make-up bag, diary and the keys to her Bellevue Hill unit.

    It was the first worrying indication police had that Revelle may have been harmed, but two decades later her killer has still not been caught and a $250,000 reward for information leading to an arrest remains on offer from the NSW Government."

    Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...#ixzz3I4Kx3q9A
    The man in my avatar may have killed two innocent teenagers Abigail Williams and Liberty German. If you know who he is Please call the tip line. There is a reward of $250,000 - Tel- 844.459.5786 or email: abbyandlibbytip@cacoshrf.com

    The dead cannot cry out for justice. It is a duty of the living to do so for them. Lois McMaster Bujold.

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    A hardhitting new book details the murder and disappearance of 65 Australian women

    Revelle Balmain was a beautiful 22-year-old woman who disappeared, and has never been found, after failing to arrive by train at Newcastle station on November 6, 1994, where her mother Jan was waiting.

    Balmain was a dancer and model. It was not until after she disappeared that her family was told she was also a high-class escort.

    Fox and Wykes recount in some detail Revelle Balmain’s known final movements and those of a suspect who has never been charged. They also recount the desperate attempts by her parents and sister to learn what happened to Balmain. An inquest in 1999 found there was not enough evidence to charge the suspect. It also found the police investigation could have been handled much better.

    Balmain’s parents Ivor and Jan Balmain left Newcastle and moved to Queensland after their daughter’s death.

    “The memories of their daughter’s disappearance and their futile attempts to find her were overwhelming,” Fox and Wykes wrote.

    “Ivor Balmain died in 2011, without learning what happened to his beloved daughter,” they wrote.

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    Police have also earmarked sums of $250,000 for help solving string of other cases, including... the disappearance of 22-year-old model Revelle Balmain, last seen in Kingsford in Sydney’s east on November 5, 1994, and believed to have been murdered.

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    Australia - Revelle Sabine Balmain, 22, Kingsford, NSW, 5 Nov 1994

    The Doe Network:
    Case File 1811DFNSW

    Revelle Sabine Balmain
    Missing since November 5, 1994 from Kingsford, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Classification: Endangered Missing

    Vital Statistics
    • Date Of Birth: July 11, 1972
    • Age at Time of Disappearance: 22 years old
    • Height and Weight at Time of Disappearance: 5'8" ; 120 lbs.
    • Distinguishing Characteristics: White female. Blonde hair; blue eyes.
    • Clothing: Three-quarter length, linen, wrap around green or beige skirt. Blue/grey t-shirt. Cream colored, button down cardigan. High cork platform shell shoes. She had a large, blue, stoned carved necklace, almost see-through in some pieces and a small, three-diamond gold ring. She carried two bags, one a backpack and the other over the shoulder.

    Circumstances of Disappearance
    Revelle was last seen by an acquaintance who said he dropped her off at the Red Tomato Inn at Kingsford at approximately 19.00 on 5 November 1994.
    She was due to meet her mother at Newcastle on 6 November 1994, to say goodbye before leaving for Brisbane, Queensland, for a two week dance rehearsal, before going to a job in Japan, on a 6 month dance contract.
    She never caught her train and failed to arrive.
    She was due to meet a girlfriend on Saturday evening November 5, 1994 but failed to keep this appointment. Later that evening she was to meet her boyfriend, but failed to keep this appointment as well. Her girlfriend last spoke to her by phone at 19:15. A man told Police she was driven from premises at Kingsford, Sydney to the Red Tomato Inn at 19.00. No one from the Inn ever saw her.
    Her mother reported her as missing right away. The following day, Revelle's bag, shoes, make up, diary, credit cards and the keys to her flat were found scattered around a Kingsford suburb. Subsequent checks have found no witnesses seeing her enter the Red Tomato Inn.
    She worked as a professional dancer (classical, tap and jazz) and model at the time. Se was also working as an escort to earn some quick money.
    It was later revealed that Balmain had gone to the Kingsford house, on McNair Avenue, to visit a client. The client denied he was involved in Ms Balmain's disappearance, telling police and an inquiry he had dropped her at the nearby pub and then gone home, watched television and fallen asleep.
    Balmain had traveled extensively through Europe, England and America at an early age.
    Shortly before her disappearance, she had bleached her hair totally white for a modeling shoot for a Sydney magazine. Just three days before her disappearance, she had returned it to her normal color, which was a sandy blonde.
    Foul play is suspected.

    If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
    National Missing Persons Unit
    1800 000 634
    Australian Federal Police
    Source Information:
    National Missing Person's Unit of the Australian Federal Police
    The Daily Telegraph
    Look at my profile you will find cases of unidentified people new to you! Ivan


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    I lived on McNair Avenue in a house that had a history that nobody wanted to discuss. I'm fairly sure this could be Gavin Samer's home. Is there any way that I could find out which house she may have gone missing from? We moved out 15 months ago.

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