Two Blokes Capture Yowie on Video?

Posted by: John Kirk on April 9th, 2014

Two Australians claim they have footage of a yowie with glowing eyes.

Personally I am not very impressed with it. The head and eyes look like a mask to me. Comments, please.

See it here:

Hunters claim to have captured Bigfoot’s Australian cousin downunder

Two ‘Yowie searchers’ claim to have filmed a strange Bigfoot-like creature
Mysterious beast with glowing eyes dubbed ‘The Morning Visitor’
They say they lured ‘him’ onto camera using a bunch of apples
Video sparks mixed opinions from online Yowie hunting community

Two friends who claim to have captured vision of an Australian Bigfoot say they ‘convinced’ the elusive creature to appear on film by offering him a feast of apples.

The grainy early-morning video, shot in South Queensland on March 29, has sent an online community of Bigfoot hunters into a spin after the friends who filmed it claimed the clip is evidence of the mysterious Yowie – a mythical creature rumoured to roam the Aussie bush.

Jason Heal and Jason Dunn, self-described ‘Yowie searchers’, posted the vision to their YouTube account on April 5 and dubbed the strange creature with glowing eyes ‘The Morning Visitor’.

‘We’d been throwing him a few extra apples since he was willing to appear on camera,’ Jason Heal told MailOnline.

‘I’m somebody who believes in appreciation in life and if he’s showing himself, we appreciate the fact.

‘We even left a few apples without the camera and said “you can have the apples but we don’t get the prize.”‘

He said the Yowie first appeared the Thursday afternoon before their early morning video by waving its ‘black hairy arm’ in front of the lens ‘to see if it’s going to set the camera off or not’.

“The possibility of the video showing a big unidentified ape remains open.’

John Kirk About John Kirk
One of the founders of the BCSCC, John Kirk has enjoyed a varied and exciting career path. Both a print and broadcast journalist, John Kirk has in recent years been at the forefront of much of the BCSCC’s expeditions, investigations and publishing. John has been particularly interested in the phenomenon of unknown aquatic cryptids around the world and is the author of In the Domain of the Lake Monsters (Key Porter Books, 1998). In addition to his interest in freshwater cryptids, John has been keenly interested in investigating the possible existence of sasquatch and other bipedal hominids of the world, and in particular, the Yeren of China. John is also chairman of the Crypto Safari organization, which specializes in sending teams of investigators to remote parts of the world to search for animals as yet unidentified by science. John travelled with a Crypto Safari team to Cameroon and northern Republic of Congo to interview witnesses among the Baka pygmies and Bantu bushmen who have sighted a large unknown animal that bears more than a superficial resemblance to a dinosaur. Since 1996, John Kirk has been editor and publisher of the BCSCC Quarterly which is the flagship publication of the BCSCC. In demand at conferences, seminars, lectures and on television and radio programs, John has spoken all over North America and has appeared in programs on NBC, ABC, CBS, PBS, TLC, Discovery, CBC, CTV and the BBC. In his personal life John spends much time studying the histories of Scottish Clans and is himself the president of the Clan Kirk Society. John is also an avid soccer enthusiast and player.

7 Responses to “Two Blokes Capture Yowie on Video?”

  1. dconstrukt responds:

    LOL…a what?

    These videos get more and more comical by the day.

    watched it… but have no clue wtf i was looking at.

    could have been ronald mcdonald for all i know.

  2. Maeleachlainn Arbuckle via Facebook responds:

    Did I miss how they came to the conclusion that it was a male, let alone an actual Yowie?

  3. ShannonD responds:

    Before getting too excited by this video I suggest watching a couple of other videos by the same guys (JJYowieSearch). If they are ‘serious researchers’ (which I highly doubt) then they are seriously lacking any shred of credibility.

  4. mandors responds:

    “Hey, mate, let’s throw a blanket over Bruce’s head and film it!”

    “Reckon, he’ll look just like a Yowie!”

    I just wonder the desperation of someone buying a tree cam to film themselves in a costume. Kinda sad.

  5. Peter Von Berg responds:

    Shiney eyes in a night vision shot,blurred images and all the rest of that nonsense. I think we’re all sick of it. Just go to some of the African safari videos on You Tube. Look at the videos taken of elephants, lions, leopards. Watch a National Geographic special on some animal. If these people could get beautiful videos and pictures of huge elusive animals why can’t Bigfoot Hunters get the same of our big friend ? And don’t tell me how intelligent and elusive they are. Snow leopards and cougars are pretty elusive too, bonobos and orangs are very intelligent too.

  6. Kevin Leis via Facebook responds:

    Moves “Woodenly”. Perhaps that is why they claim it’s a male

  7. LordBalto responds:

    “LOL…a what?

    “These videos get more and more comical by the day. Watched it… but have no clue wtf i was looking at. Could have been ronald mcdonald for all i know.”

    The lack of visual context is indeed stunning.

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