Birdsville Clinic

The old Birdsville clinic is now a museum. For my first 5 years in Birdsville, this was where we went to see the Flying Doctor on his monthly visits. It was in this room that I found out I was Read More …

Lake Harry Station

Who would have dreamt that Lake Harry Station used to be a date plantation! It was part of a government experiment in new commercial crops. The seedlings were planted in 1897. The date palms grew well but the planners forgot Read More …

Marree Cemetery

Before 1974, Marree was so segregated that even the cemetery was separated into European, Afghan and Aboriginal areas. The cemetery’s full of interesting grave stones. You can pick a map up from the Marree Telecentre and go and take a Read More …

Horse racing in the Australian desert at Birdsville – in pictures

Horse racing in the Australian desert at Birdsville – in pictures  The Guardian Full coverage

Pauline Hanson on why boxing, beers and Birdsville is the ‘real’ Australia

Pauline Hanson on why boxing, beers and Birdsville is the ‘real’ Australia  NEWS.com.au Full coverage

Fashions on the Field at Birdsville puts the Melbourne Cup to shame

Fashions on the Field at Birdsville puts the Melbourne Cup to shame  NT News Full coverage

Here’s When You’ll Be Able To Watch A Solar Eclipse In Australia

Here’s When You’ll Be Able To Watch A Solar Eclipse In Australia  Hit 107 Full coverage