This Travel Oz features Australia Day celebrations, the Tamworth Country Music Festival and the launch of the marathon Aussie Road Trip.
Gain insights into the Australian spirit, as the nation parties from Sydney to the outback. From indigenous ceremonies to harbour ferry races, see the many facets of Australian Day celebrations.
Stroll down Peel Street and witness the dreams of buskers, bands and country singers as they sing their hearts out and vie to be famous at Tamworth’s Country Music Festival.
The marathon Aussie Road Trip begins. The first leg is from Sydney to Broken Hill. See orphaned joeys being cared for in Broken Hill, the mines that have sustained the city for decades and meet artist Jack Absolom.
Travel Oz is presented by veteran documentary maker GREG GRAINGER, with feature reports from the Two Tims – Tim Charody and Tim Doyle.