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Great Escapes – Episode 3

Great Escapes heads West to explore life in the remote outback

• Mount Isa Rodeo, the world’s toughest and remote rodeo.
• The Big Red Run, is a 250km ultra marathon across the harsh Simpson Desert.
• Brodies Boxing Troupe is an outback tradition spanning 100 years where travelling boxers challenge the general public to a bout on the big stage
• The Birdsville Races, the world’s most remote & eccentric desert horse race


Episode Length: 00:30:00

Year: 2014

Episode: 3 of 6


 

Great Escapes – Episode 2

Cairns and the tropical North of Queensland is known as the Adventure Capital of the Pacific

• Helicopter visit to a Great Barrier Reef Sand Spit with Pete Jacobs, 2012 World Ironman Champion
• Cairns Adventure Festival – mountain biking through rainforest, ocean paddling along the Coral Coast & Ocean swimming off Green Island
• Feeding Giant Crocodiles, Aboriginal Dance Ceremony & Sailing off Port Douglas
• Ironman Cairns, Great Barrier Reef – 3000 competitors race on the world’s most spectacular race course
• Feature story on Chris McCormack, international ironman legend


Episode Length: 00:30:00

Year: 2014

Episode: 2 of 6


 

Great Escapes – Episode 1

With its 74 islands & idyllic sailing conditions the Whitsundays are known as a ‘sailing mecca’ all over the world

• Airlie Beach Sailing Regatta, gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and one of the 7 natural wonders of the world
• Whitehaven Beach, regularly voted the world’s most beautiful beach
• Hamilton Island Race week, Asia Pacific’s most prestigious sailing regatta
• Qualia Resort – voted 2012 world’s best resort
• Set sail on-board the Sir Thomas Sopwith, a famously resorted English yacht

Glenn’s dream comes to fruition as the team crosses the historic podium into the biggest race of their lives. Their inexperience is exposed when they receive speeding fines, time penalties and struggle with fatigue. Being the sole survivor of the four that started, the pressure and weight of the team’s ambitions now rest firmly on Jake’s shoulders to complete the race.


Episode Length: 00:30:00

Year: 2014

Episode: 1 of 6


 

Dream of Dakar – Andes – Episode 4

Having navigated their way through the deserts of Argentina, across the border and over the Andes into the North of Chile, Glenn ends up on the official race track, bogged and almost run over by the race trucks. Jake receives a three hour penalty for Glenn’s efforts and makes a catastrophic error in the final stage but miraculously reaches the finish, fulfilling the Dream of Dakar.


Episode Length: 00:30:00

Year: 2012

Episode: 4 of 4


 

Dream of Dakar – The biggest race of their lives – Episode 3

Glenn’s dream comes to fruition as the team crosses the historic podium into the biggest race of their lives. Their inexperience is exposed when they receive speeding fines, time penalties and struggle with fatigue. Being the sole survivor of the four that started, the pressure and weight of the team’s ambitions now rest firmly on Jake’s shoulders to complete the race.


Episode Length: 00:30:00

Year: 2012

Episode: 3 of 4


 

Dream of Dakar – Buenos Aires – Episode 2

In their worst performance ever, the team wraps up the Australasian Safari with only one rider left standing. The team then heads to Buenos Aires, the official starting city of the Dakar Rally, having never travelled internationally. A different culture and the logistics of a world class event see the team shell shocked


Episode Length: 00:30:00

Year: 2012

Episode: 2 of 4


 

Dream of Dakar – Australasian Safari – Episode 1

Glenn & the team defend their title at the Australasian Safari, Australia’s equivalent to Dakar. Feeling the pressure of being only 3 months away from heading overseas, the team have their worst start


Episode Length: 00:30:00

Year: 2012

Episode: 1 of 4


 

Uberguide 2 – Episode 8

From the jungles of Thailand to the hills of Tuscany, this global countdown of the ultimate cooking-oriented vacations features master chef classes and beverage tastings in a diverse palette of culinary styles.


Episode Length: 01:00:00

Year: 2007

Episode: 8 of 8


 

Uberguide 2 – Episode 7

Leave the stove at home: luxury catered tents with butlers, magnificent tree house hotels and opulent gourmet eco-lodges are part of the hot new travel trend called “glamping” (glamorous camping).


Episode Length: 01:00:00

Year: 2007

Episode: 7 of 8


 

Uberguide 2 – Episode 5

Open your eyes to a strange new world of molecular gastronomy, dining high in the sky, dining in the dark, bug salads and a madhouse-themed restaurant that must be seen to be believed.


Episode Length: 01:00:00

Year: 2007

Episode: 5 of 8


 

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