Here’s the one you’ve all  been waiting for… The iconic Uluru… Before reaching Uluru (also known as Ayers Rock), I wondered whether it could ever live up to its reputation. The more hyped up a destination, the harder it is to... Read More


Kings Creek Station

I was finally back on track with my trans-continental journey. My next tour departed Alice Springs at sunrise, and we would be taking a five day road trip through the Outback. I was travelling with a company called Groovy Grape (under the umbrella... Read More



Since part of my Wayoutback tour had been cancelled, I was provided with the option of a day trip from Darwin with AAT Kings. This tour, travelling down the Stuart Highway into Nitmiluk National Park, would take me to see Katherine Gorge. After an... Read More



I was pretty disappointed on my return to Darwin to receive a call from Real Aussie Adventures (the company from which I bought my package of tours). There weren’t enough people to make up a tour group between Darwin and Alice Springs, and so... Read More


Motorcar Falls

We drove deep into Kakadu on the third morning of my first tour from Darwin. The temperature was heating up, and we had about an hour’s walk to reach our destination: Motorcar Falls. This was Australia as you see it in documentaries –... Read More

A Briton Abroad