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Darwin and Beyond

Coast, Coast Australia Episode 7 of 8

Tim Flannery begins this Top End adventure at Victoria Settlement and learns of its tragic history in the struggle to colonise Australia's northern frontier.

Neil Oliver examines the ferocious bombing of Darwin and a remarkable story of reconciliation between former enemies. Miriam Corowa confirms that not all Hollywood dreams come true, especially along this unforgiving coast. Plus, Xanthe Mallett goes on patrol with Australian Customs Fisheries to hunt for killer ghost nets.

And no Top End story would be complete without a crocodile - Emma Johnston draws blood in the name of science.

50 minutes

Last on

Sat 5 Jul 2014 16:30


Role Contributor
PresenterNeil Oliver
PresenterTim Flannery
PresenterMiriam Corowa
PresenterXanthe Mallett
PresenterEmma Johnston
DirectorPria Viswalingam
Series ProducerElissa McKeand
Executive ProducerPhilip Smith
PresenterBrendan Moar
DirectorAlex de Jong

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