When 88 days turns into 4 years, Kelly Friel is an Irish backpacker who became the Manager of the Daly Waters Hotel

July 10th, 2018 | | industry

The iconic Daly Waters Pub is in the centre of a one million acre cattle station in the Northern Territory and the nearest town is a six-pack of beer … or more than 300 km away. There was the pub, the only thing in town and she chatted to bar manager, Kelly Friel, who left Ireland not only once but twice she left the green landscape of home, to return to the dusty outback and one of the most isolated watering holes in the world – Kelly tells Carolyne why.

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Interview by Carolyne Jasinski, an intrepid outback reporter from Travel Writers Radio.