On the 14th of October 1968 at 10.59am, a magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck Meckering.
Fortunately no one was killed as it was a public holiday in Western Australia.
The damage and devastation was widespread.
Hear from some of the people who experienced the Meckering earthquake in 1968 in this 5 part series.
It's going to be a special day on Sunday the 14th of October. For all the event information, visit https://www.meckering50yrson.com.au/