Tag: Australia

Ararat – The changing fortunes of a small Australian Town

This was a project I did for the ABC (Australian National Broadcaster) in 2004. It was done in flash format as bandwidth couldn’t handle video back then. This is the first of a four part series that follows the fortunes of the country town of my birth. As flash format is about to become obsolete, […]

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Adelaide Travel Guide HD

Anna helped organise our accommodation for the trip. She was born and bred in Adelaide and has such a passion for the place, we couldn’t go past interviewing her. Accommodation : http://www.nomadsworld.com/ For business enquiries only email Subscribe to our Travel Vlog Like Overlander on Facebook Follow Overlander on Twitter Subscribe to our youtube channel

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Aboriginal Outback Community, Wallace Rockhole

Situated 117 km West of Alice Springs. Wallace Rock Hole is an Aranda Aboriginal community which runs Aboriginal Culture Rockart tours which cover such things as bush medicine, bush tucker, the history of the Aranda people and visits to ancient rock art sites I interviewed Benjamin, a local guide, asking him about his community. For […]

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Outback UFO Sightings, Wycliffe Well

Wycliffe Well Roadhouse is known as Australia’s premier U.F.O. sightings location. Numerous people have reported seeing strange lights in the sky while staying a Wycliffe. I interviewed Lew Farkas, owner of the roadhouse about the U.F.O. sightings. For business enquiries only email Subscribe to our Travel Vlog Like Overlander on Facebook Follow Overlander on Twitter […]

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Manyallaluk Aboriginal Community HD

One hundred kilometres east of Katherine, Manyallaluk is an Aboriginal owned and operated tourism business. Visitors can do tours where they learn various aspects of Aboriginal Culture. The emphasis is on having fun and getting involved in the activities. The first thing that I noticed about Manyallaluk is how happy everyone is who is lives […]

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Katherine Gorge Travel Guide HD

Katherine’s major tourist attraction is the Katherine Gorge which consists of 13 natural gorges carved through sandstone by the Katherine River. I interviewed a French Helicopter Pilot, William Massart, who takes joy flights over the gorge. For business enquiries only email Subscribe to our Travel Vlog Like Overlander on Facebook Follow Overlander on Twitter Subscribe […]

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Outback Pub, Grove Hill Guide

A real outback boozer, The Grove Hill Hotel, 16 km’s off the main road. Every month the publicans Stan and Mary put on a free bbq. Had a great night, met some interesting locals, enjoyed the pre 1970’s music Stan was playing…and even had a dance. For business enquiries only email Subscribe to our Travel […]

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Darwin Travel Guide HD

Darwin, capital of the Northern Territory is a great base from which to explore the Top End’s many attractions. While in Darwin make sure you visit museum and it’s fascinating Cyclone Tracey exhibition (Darwin was demolished by a cyclone in 1974), catch a movie at the open air deck chair cinema, feed the fish at […]

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Outback Barmaid, Renner Springs Travel Guide

Out here in the outback, pubs and petrol stops are the hub of the universe. It is not unusual to travel 300 km between fuel stations. Renner Springs is one such stop, slap bang in the middle of nowhere. It is sustained by a natural spring. All fruit, vegetables and meat come from Adelaide 2,206 […]

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Outback Cowboys Travel Guide

Thirty minutes drive from Mt. Isa, West Leichhardt station is a 310,000 acre cattle station. Up here there are two seasons, the dry and the wet. Currently it is the end of the dry season, a time of maintenance and repair. It’s also a time of waiting…waiting for the first rains to hit. The land […]

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