– Life on the Australian Road –

“Little by little, one travels far” -JRR Tolkien.

Discovering Australia in a 1981 Series 3 Stage 1 V8 Land Rover; the greatest beauty and beast to ever traverse along the Australian roads


ADVENTURE EAST COAST

Iconic views, bewitching sunsets, star-glazed night skies and heaps of glorious beaches. Join our journey from spectacular Sydney to the heart of the rainforest in Cape Tribulation


OPERATION OUTBACK

Vast wilderness, long stretches of open road and quaint time warped towns enriched with indigenous culture. Follow our journey into the west as we embark on a 4000km adventure plunging our way into the red heart of Australia towards Mount Isa, Alice Springs and Uluru.


FARMING FOR DOLLAR

Unforgettable life experiences, handful of invaluable skills and heaps of memories we will cherish forever. Follow our journey to Allandy, an outback sheep farm into the heart of New South Wales


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