Wow Cool Message In A Bottle March 6, 2018 0 Comment jweeks read Oldest message in a bottle found on beach A family found the message, dropped in 1886 by a German ship, on a remote beach in West Australia. Oh, and ‘First Dog On The Moon’ did a cartoon about it! (Needling Australia’s telecoms policy.) You can find it HERE. (May not make sense if you’re not Australian.) A message in a bottle from 1886! What could it possibly be? | First Dog on the Moon The note has been found 132 years after it had been thrown from a ship. Here’s the urgent message it contains!