Australia With Simon Reeve

June 2018

S1 Ep2

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This week Simon travels from Darwin across to the remote Cape York Peninsula, and on to the Great Barrier Reef. On the Cape York Peninsula, Simon joins scientists catching deadly box jellyfish, whose venom could prove to have great medicinal value. Then on the Great Barrier Reef he dives in search of the starfish destroying coral, before flying out into the ocean to watch as a huge tanker is expertly guided through the fragile reef. From there he sets off for Kakadu, the largest national park i...

S1 Ep1

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Renowned adventure journalist Simon Reeve embarks on an epic adventure across Australia. On his journey, Simon encounters an extraordinary array of people and exotic wildlife, offering a unique insight into life in Australia. Simon kicks off the series in the magnificent 'red centre' of the continent, before travelling through South Australia and on, via the India Pacific railway, to the west coast city of Perth. Along the way, he meets the winners and losers in Australia's resources boom. (Fro...
March 2015

S1 Ep3

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Simon travels down the east coast on the final part of his journey. His trip begins in Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast. Behind the sun and surf, this area has become the organised crime capital of Australia. Police are cracking down on outlaw motorcycle clubs, accused of being criminal gangs. Simon meets one of the most notorious bikie groups to hear their side of the story. In Sydney, he discovers a city of huge cultural diversity closely linked to its booming Asian neighbours, before reach...