First Across Australia

In this two-part Irish documentary, mountaineer and writer, Dermot Somers, travels from one coast of Australia to another, passing through some of its wildest and most beautiful terrain. Somers tells the story of explorer, Robert O'Hara Burke, the first white man to cross the continent. Shot over three months, First Across Australia follows Burke's entire journey from coast to coast.

  • Series ID 278542
  • Status Ended
  • Airs Friday, at 8:30pm
  • Networks SBS (AU)
  • Runtimes 45 minutes (2 episodes)
  • Genres Documentary
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  • Created February 14, 2014 by RedRidinghood
  • Modified March 9, 2017 by Administrator





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