Series 5

Travel Oz, Series 5

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 1 - The Town Of 1770
Captain James Cook became the first European to step ashore in Queensland. The date was May 24, 1770 and to mark that historic event, this delightful settlement was named after the year of his landing...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 2 - "Where to travel to now restrictions are easing"
Travel in Australia is opening up. Features the Great Barrier Reef, Lady Musgrave Island, Lord Howe Island, Dubbo, Lightning Ridge, Broken Hill, Echuica,. Phillip Island, Ipswich...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 3 - Great Australian Outback
LIGHTNING RIDGE: Characters of the Outback, larger than life. Down a black opal mine with jack hammer-wielding miner Vicki Bokros. The Grawin - A rough and ready mining community west of the Ridge. Narran Lakes: Flooded for the first time in 10 years attracting thousands of waterbirds. Reminders of past aboriginal inhabitants. WALGETT: Town hero singer Jimmy Little remembered in song by his daughter Frances. CORINDA: The day singer David Bowie came to this tiny town to record a pop clip remembered with an annual festival, LET'S DANCE...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 4 - Australia's Most Terrifying
Australia's most terrifying creatures including crocodiles and snakes...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 5 - Unusual Deadly Destinations
Some of the more unusual deadly destinations and creatures of Australia in this episode, including the cassowary and Lake Eyre...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 6 - Australia's Most Iconic
We take a closer look at some of Australia's most iconic animals and how dangerous they can really be, such as Kangaroos and Tassie Devils...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 7 - Contrast Of Sand And Sea
A true contrast of sand and sea, from a crossing of the Simpson Desert to some of the deadliest undersea creatures...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 8 - South Australia
South Australia. Famous Vineyards, the Eyre Peninsula, and Adelaide Also Burke shire on the Gulf of Carpentaria. and the Plastic Free boy...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 9 - Australia's Wildest
Australia's wildest weather. Killer Kangaroos. Emu round-up...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 10 - Australia's Deadliest Destinations
Sharks and Crocs...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 11 - Tasmania, Central West, Barossa Valley
Tasmania's festival of voices, Central West Cycling Trail, and Barossa Valley experiences...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 12 - Dingos and Great White Sharks
Dingos and Great White Sharks...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 13 - Blue-ring octopus, Snakes
Blue-ring octopus, Snakes...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 14 - Treasures of Victoria
12 Apostles, Hanging Rock, the Macedon Ranges, Bendigo Trams, Phillip Island, Puffing Billy Railway, Healesville Sanctuary...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 15 - Reef, Crocs, Whale Sharks
From the awesome beauty of the Great Barrier Reef. to the breath-taking spectacle of giant whale sharks cruising the Ningaloo Reef...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 16 - Bushfires, Tasmania, Ants
Bushfire: Ravaging Australia. Tasmania: Jack Jumper Ants...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 17 - Lord Howe Island, Wild Weather
Lord Howe Island and Balls Pyramid. Wild weather strikes...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 18 - Kakadu, Kimberley Round Up
Kimberley Cattle Round Up, Crocs and the indigeneous way of life in Kakadu...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 19 - Queensland
Spirit of the Red Sands: Indigenous performance. Best of Ipswich, Toowoomba and Southern Downs. Moving to the next level on the Sunshine Coast...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 20 - Whales
The whale whisperer. Interacting with humpback whales in Hervey Bay. Southern Right whales and huge pods of dolphins off the Western Australian coastline...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 21 - Outback Queensland: Reef To Longreach
From Lady Musgrave Island on the Great Barrier Reef to Banana Shire, Tambo Blackall and Barcaldine. One of Australia's greatest aviation mysteries, the American bomber that disappeared for 50 years. Catching giant Barramundi. Boxing promoter Fred Brophy's former hotel in the ghost town of Cracow. Rounding up the cattle on Gyranda Station. Tambo Teddies. Chicken racing. The Blackall Woolscour. The Tree of Knowledge...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 22 - Outback Queensland: Longreach to Cloncurry
Galloping horses with Cobb N Co style stagecoaches. Crusing the Long Reach of the Thompson River. The revamped Stockman's Hall of Fame. The QANTAS light show. Winton's Crack Up Sisters, and Waltzing Matilda Centre. Digging for fossils in Richmond. Glorious outback sunsets and hot tubs in Julia Creek. Feeding cattle and John Flynne memorial in Cloncurry. The abandoned Mary Kathleen Uranium mine...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 23 - Burke Shire Gulf Of Carpentaria
Marvellous Morning Glory Clouds, Indigenous hunting, giant cattle stations, Lawn Hill Gorge...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 24 - Country Race
Meeting at Gregory with fashion parades, Calcutta human races and bush dance. Hells Gate. Fishing the Gulf, Riversleigh fossil site, Gregory River canoe classic...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 25 - Mount Isa, Boulia, The Simpson Desert
Mount Isa: Underground Hospital, Royal Flying Doctor Service. Boulia: The Min Min Lights, marine fossils, The Simpson Desert. Bedourie. Lightning Ridge. Big Red Sand Dune. Eromanga Dinosaur fossils, Bilbies of Charleville...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 26 - The Shearers Shindig + Hydro Station Thargomindah
The Shearers Shindig + Hydro Station Thargomindah, The Fella from Cunnamulla, Wyandra’s historic one man jail, Sheep and Hot springs on Charlotte Plains, Giant cotton Farm in Bolonne Shire, Bottle Trees and Cattle Auction Yards in Roma...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 27 - Great characters of the Queensland Outback
Great characters of the Queensland Outback, life in the outback with Danielle Tuite, Preparing for a road trip, Opera in the Outback Longreach, Rounding up the sheep at the Stockman’s Hall of Fame, Carnavon Gorge in Maranoa Shire...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 28 - Guangdong
Formidable Pearl River Delta, imposing Canton Tower, Bruce Lee’s ancestral home, Cantonese Opera, solar observatory, park dedicated to Talented people...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 29 - Anhui
Massed Tai Chi classes, rare Yangtse alligators, flower Drum opera, ancient skills such as paper making and inspirational villages...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 30 - NSW Rural
Life around the Barrington Tops. The towns of Dungog and Gloucester. Cattle sales. Kiama on the South Coast with its blowholes, action parks, Minnamurra Falls, and beautiful Greyleigh House, with its spectacular views, and elegant charm...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 31 - NSW Coastal
Actor/rocker Frankie J Holden shows us Tathra, ebikes at Narooma, swimming with seals off Montague Island, friendliest of beach kangaroos at Murramarang, blowholes of Kiama, Central Coast lighthouse, pearl farm, wildlife refuge, fruit winery, and Girra Garra aboriginal experience, West Wyalong Art Trail and motorbiking granny, Wollondillyu steam trains, wildlife sanctuary and historic hotel...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 32 - Aussie Treasures
Sydney Harbour Bridge: 50 year birthday. HAY: Shearers, sunset and wartime Refugee Train museum, FORBES: Art sculpture trail, Gum Wetlands, PARKES: Elvis and Abba Festival, CENTRAL COAST: Pearl farm, aboriginal Girra Garra experience...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 33 - Murray Magic 1
Water activities: Paddlewheelers, champion water skiers, catching giant Murray Cod, Thompsons Beach, FARMGATE TRAIL: Picking olives, Happy Cows, e-friendly chickens...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 34 - Murray Magic 2
Cactus Country, Barmah Forest, Pub and Silo Art Trail, cycling trails, championship golf courses...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 35 - Murray Magic 3
Kayaking the length of the Murray River, from the source 2500 kilometres to the sea. Source to the Hume Weir...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 36 - Murray Magic 4
Kayaking the length of the Murray River, from source to sea. Hume Weir to Cobram...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 37 - Murray Magic 5
Kayaking the length of the Murray River, from source to sea. Mildura to Goolwa where the Murray River Mouth and Southern Ocean meet. Cockling, squatters shacks...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 38 - Travellin’ with Slim
Slim Dusty’s boyhood home at Nulla west of Kempsey, and the Slim Dusty Centre at Kempsey. Slim’s travels as shared by his singer songwriter daughter Anne Kirkpatrick. Swimming with Sharks at Shellharbour, Engines fired up on the replica of Kingsford Smith’s Southern Cross, Flying in a former Air Force Caribou out of the HARS base. Historic wartime tunnels at North Head, The Yachtshare experience on Moreton Bay Brisbane. Tiona Holiday Park on Wallis Lake, with singing performances...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 39 - Paterson Valley 1
From the Gresford Show with its log splitting to a huge collection of boots lining the fences on BOOT HILL. Travel to its Upper Allyn River to a private historic village. Take a historic Century-old diesel train from Paterson to Dungog...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 40 - Paterson Valley 2
The historic Tocal Homestead with its aboriginal grinding grooves and cottage that once housed the bushranger Thunderbolt. The 80-year old blacksmithing twins. A wedding at Eagles Reach, the historic corn staddle. Tocal College teaching rural skills. Tocal Field Days with piglet races and kissing Llama booths...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 41 - Canberra Icons 1
From the National Film and Sound Archives to Federal Parliament House and the Museum for Australian Democracy. The National Gallery and National Portrait Gallery to Questacon...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 42 - Canberra Icons 2
From the Australian War Memorial and National Library to AITSIS, National Archives, National Capital Exhibition and the Mint...

SERIES 5 / EPISODE 43 - Winton
Outback splendour in this town full of character and characters. The Waltzing Matilda legend, Age of the Dinosaurs, Birthplace of QANTAS, and Vision Splendid...the Outback Film Festival...