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The Ghan : Australia's Grand Rail Journey - Ian Grady

The Ghan

Australia's Grand Rail Journey

Hardcover Published: 1st April 2015
ISBN: 9781742577326
Number Of Pages: 224

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Welcome aboard one of the great train journeys of the world. Beginning in Adelaide, you will embark on the trip of a lifetime on The Ghan, visiting all the attractions of Australia's Red Centre and the wonderful Top End of the continent.

This book will guide you through some of the most visually stunning landscapes you re ever likely to see: Lake Eyre, Flinders Range, McDonnell Ranges, Uluru and Kata Tjuta, Devil s Marbles, Chambers Pillar, Katherine Gorge, Kakadu and Litchfield national parks to name just a few. You'll also see the quirky and unusual in Coober Pedy, Oodnadatta, Wycliffe Well and Larrimah.

The stunning beauty of the Australian Outback in captured and preserved in the brilliant colours of vibrant full-page photographs in this book.

The accompanying chapters tell the story of The Ghan and of life in the Outback, past and present, while everything from Aboriginal art to the history of the Royal Flying Doctor Service is carefully explained.

About the Authors

Ian Grady is a creative writing teacher, freelance writer and tour guide in Sydney. His previous publications include walking guides to the Greek Isles and various articles in the Guardian and Sydney Morning Herald.

Don Fuchs is a freelance photojournalist with experience in books and magazines ranging from modelling shoots to travel features. Don has published several books on various travel destinations of the world including California and Australia.

ISBN: 9781742577326
ISBN-10: 1742577326
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: 1st April 2015
Country of Publication: AU
Dimensions (cm): 2.4 x 21.8  x 25.1
Weight (kg): 0.9

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