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Longer feature stories or articles about places or events

 
  • Taking the morning air

    Tunnel Creek and Windjana Gorge(ous)

    Stunning scenery, billions of bats, cruising crocodiles, fantastic hikes and the chance to splash about in puddles in a dark tunnel! Every turn brings us more magic in outback Australia. […]

     
     
  • Road trains blot out the view as they pass

    The Tanami Track

    It’s a 1000km of dirt, corrugations, gold mines and road trains. The Tanami Track is also the fastest way from the Centre to the west. It took us three days. […]

     
     
  • Early days of the Air

    The World’s Biggest School & Largest Hospital

    Necessity is the mother of invention and when the nearest school or hospital can be days away by rough dirt track, extraordinary people get busy creating amazing ways to manage. […]

     
     
  • On the Finke desert track en route to Alice Springs

    The Dead Centre of the Red Centre

    There’s the so-called Red Centre of Australia – which includes Uluru. And then there’s the Dead Centre. We shot down the aptly-named Gun Barrel Highway to pay it a visit. […]

     
     
  • Monoliths, Mountains and Mighty Canyons.

    Monoliths, Mountains and Mighty Canyons.

    Uluru stands 350 metres above ground and sits up to six miles below. It is spectacular, but on this continent of extreme nature it is not alone in its grandeur, […]

     
     
  • Outback Tracks

    Outback Tracks

    Modern technology has given us electric cars and rockets to Mars, but you still can’t beat driving a classic old outback track across Australia, in a quarter century old 4WD! […]

     
     
 
 
 

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