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Rock climbing legend Paul Pritchard is touring Australia talking about his incredible journey in a series of speaking events called 'Beyond Doing It Scared'.
A week without wi-fi and telly might sound like a challenge for some families, but with so much to see and do, Lord Howe Island makes it easy.
Taha heads to the iconic Red Centre to explore its surrounds.
Taha learns about Australia’s outback heritage, at the original home of Qantas.
Taha explores the Silver City Highway and its mining history.
The mighty Murray River is the location for Taha's latest journey.
Aimed at kids aged 7-12 these books are a mix of fun and facts.
Esperance sees Taha discovering the natural beauty of the WA coastline.
Taha discovers the unique sights and animals of the Top End.
Taha explores ’KI’ as the locals call it, a beautiful wilderness area.
Taha visits Kununurra in the heart of the Kimberley, Western Australia.
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