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Hitchhikers around the world embark on sacred pilgrimage to piss on Ivan Milat’s grave

Posted on: November 5th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Australia’s most notorious serial killer, Ivan Milat, has finally f***** off to join the Mile Deep Club in the darkest corner of Hell. To celebrate the news, hitchhikers from across [...] read more...

Britain will aim for freedom of movement deal with Australia

Posted on: September 23rd, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Free movement between Australia and the UK would be explored by the government in ‘post-Brexit’ business talks, Liz Truss, the international trade secretary, has announced. Yesterday, while on a trip to [...] read more...

The Bush Tucker Man is back and he’s bringing the outback to your smartphone

Posted on: August 13th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

In the late 1980s, in the depths of remote Arnhem Land, a captain from the Australian Army sleeps in a swag and fishes the creeks. As he ventures through the [...] read more...

Right destination, wrong photo: How tourism is plagued by misleading advertising

Posted on: July 30th, 2019 by Mike Barrow 1 Comment

Imagine travelling to what you thought was your dream destination, only to find it is nothing like the picture. A photo of two kangaroos on an impressive beach was recently [...] read more...

Backpacker Boris Johnson: The new British PM’s raucous gap year in Australia

Posted on: July 30th, 2019 by Mike Barrow No Comments

Long before Boris Johnson’s rise to power, the future British prime minister enjoyed a raucous gap year in Australia that he later said “made me the man I am today”. [...] read more...