Nina Betts

Nina Betts was the lovely wife of the station manager at Mungerannie in 2007 when we travelled the Birdsville Track recording interviews. Her stories were an eye opener. In her Birdsville Track Audio Tour interview, Nina describes the difficulties of getting 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 …

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

Viral social media post reunites potential owner with lost Simpson Desert ring

Viral social media post reunites potential owner with lost Simpson Desert ring  ABC Online Full coverage

The world’s most incredible remote destinations (according to you)

The world’s most incredible remote destinations (according to you)  Telegraph.co.uk Full coverage