At 11 AM on April 6, 1966 Melbourne, Victoria, Australia had one of the most substantial UFO sightings in history. More than 200 students and faculty at two state schools witnessed the object land on a nearby grass field. The object was described as saucer-shaped gray in nature with a slight purple tint about twice the size of a family car. The event lasted 20 minutes before the object shot in the skies. Some accounts claimed that 5 More unidentified craft circled the object, driving it away.