This program of Travel Oz features Broome and its pearling industry, the two Tims attend Australia’s biggest rodeo in Mt Isa and learn the secrets of throwing a boomerang.
Explore the gems of the deep, the white pearl, and what was once the heart of Broome’s Pearling industry in Chinatown. And discover the art of cultivating them at the Willie Creek Pearl Farm.
The Two Tims travel to the states far north west to Australia’s biggest rodeo, The Mt Isa Rodeo, it’s a true outback town for true outback folk.
And learn the secrets of throwing a boomerang. What indigenous Australians have so skillfully perfected, non-indigenous Aussies have given a new spin. They’ve made a sport of it, with enthusiasts staging throwing competitions around the country.
Travel Oz is presented by veteran documentary maker GREG GRAINGER, with feature reports from the Two Tims – Tim Charody and Tim Doyle and Vet Dr. Sally Debney.