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  • Reg Spiers posted himself from London to Perth in a wooden crate in 1964
  • He survived the 63-hour journey via Paris, Bombay and Singapore
  • Took with him a bottle of fruit juice, two tins of spaghetti, a packet of biscuits, a bar of chocolate and a tube of fruit gums
  • Spiers went on to travel the world with his lover, assuming false identities and smuggling narcotics for international drug syndicates
  • He was sentenced to death in Sri Lanka in 1984 for plot to smuggle heroin
  • He had his conviction overturned and was extradited back to Australia
  • Now 73, Spiers lives in Adelaide with his partner and two dogs

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Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2987568/The-man-posted-London-Perth-wooden-BOX-went-escape-death-sentence-Sri-Lanka-smuggling-heroin-lives-quiet-life-Adelaide-two-dogs.html#ixzz3TzOwAgAd
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