Drive Thru Australia

October 2018
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Season 1 Episode 8 - Canberra

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This week Ben travels to Canberra, where national attractions and hidden gems deliver an array of unexpected delights. The city's museums and attractions hold and share the treasures of the nation, while the surrounding region offers more than 30 wineries, historic townships, quiet coastlines, the lush Southern Highlands a...
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Season 1 Episode 7 - Australian Capital Territory

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Fertile farming lands, the Great Dividing Range and alpine peaks surround the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). The territory has an abundance of nature with 53 per cent of the area preserved as parks and reserves.
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Season 1 Episode 6 - Shepparton

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Ben travels to Shepparton, a fantastic place to visit all year round. With friendly communities and a temperate climate, it's an ideal location to enjoy warm summers, just right for the outdoors, and winters, perfect for an indoor indulgence of fantastic food and wine. The Goulburn River forms the backbone and lifeblood of...
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Season 1 Episode 5 - Grampians

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The Grampians National Park has been 400 million years in the making. It's home to the largest collection of Aboriginal rock art in Southern Australia. The Brambuk Aboriginal Culture Centre, perfectly set in Halls Gap bushland, provides deep and moving insights into the history of the region’s first inhabitants. Fine local...
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Season 1 Episode 4 - Geelong And The Great Ocean Road

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Geelong is less than an hour from Melbourne via the Princes Freeway. The city's waterfront is a popular attraction with historic swimming baths, an antique carousel, restaurants and cafes. Visitors take a pleasant detour to the seaside villages of the Bellarine Peninsula, which offer clean, sandy beaches, plenty of shoppin...
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Season 1 Episode 3 - Blackall Ranges

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The charming, historic towns and villages of the Blackall Range are dotted with galleries, fashion boutiques and shops selling crafts, pottery, antiques and gifts. You could snuggle up in front of an open fire in a cosy B&B, warm up with a hot chocolate in a mountain cafe or savour the fresh fruity palette of a local wine ...
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Season 1 Episode 2 - Caloundra And Noosa

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Family-friendly beaches, water activities galore and wonderful coastal and mountain views. With year-round patrolled beaches safe for children and loads of family friendly things to do and experience, the Caloundra area at the southern end of the Sunshine Coast is the perfect spot for a bucket and spade holiday.
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Season 1 Episode 1 - Mooloolaba

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Chef Ben O'Donoghue gears up for an Aussie road trip of epic proportions. Ben plans to take in some of the country's most amazing destinations and indulge in some of its finest gourmet offerings. This is more than just a foodie's travelogue, and Ben is a chef who likes to get his hands dirty. Drawing inspiration from the l...
April 2018
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Season 1 Episode 13 - Kangaroo Island

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Sea lions basking on white beaches, koalas dozing in lofty eucalypts, pelicans soaring over shimmering lagoons: Kangaroo Island is a pristine wilderness; a place that has offered protection to substantial populations of native Australian animals, a place of beauty and a place of escape.
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Season 1 Episode 12 - Limestone Coast

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This week Ben visits the Limestone Coast in south-east South Australia, an idyllic combination of beautiful beaches, stunning coastline, and irresistible food and wine. Like a giant smorgasbord, a trip to the Limestone Coast region quickly becomes a gastronomic adventure of discovery, with its famous southern rock lobster ...
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