Birdsville Races 2009! September 7th 2009 On a warm winters evening on a bus bound for Birdsville, I met up with a gambler (90 something of them actually), and I asked of them advice....They said "You gotta know when ta....keep your money in your pocket out here! It's the only way you'll win". And so it began...my trip to Birdsville!
From Brisbane, Shandell, Amber and myself along with ninety or so other punters set off on the outback ... read more
Oceania » Australia » Queensland » Birdsville Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more