Angel and her pet lamb which doesn't sit so well on a sheep station but they found each other

The vast Mount Mulligan estate in northern Queensland offers a true Australian outback experience. #thisisqueensland

The must-sees of Queensland

The vast Mount Mulligan estate in northern Queensland offers a true Australian outback experience. ♥ Je t'aime Skippy loves this

If you are really up the true outback experience then take the Oodnadatta track in South Australia

Australian holidays - the key Australia attractions told by a local. Learn where to go to experience the Australian outback and

Robyn Davidson who in the late '70s crossed the Australian Outback alone but for her dog, camels and an occasional companion out on walk-about.  National Geographic May 1978

Robyn Davidson photographed by Rick Smolan, National Geographic, May story about a solo camel trek across the Australian outback.

In central Australia, I love the fact that my indigenous friends are often willing to show me new treasures. This has come from long years of relationship and a slowly maturing trust. This particular photograph was taken in an area I thought I knew. But then a good Aboriginal friend said he would take me to see a little waterhole. It was, he said, "little bit long way", which in Aboriginal speech meant it would take anything from ten minutes to ten hours!

River Guardians - Gum Trees - Northern Territory, Australia Reminding me of Reg's back yard on the Millstream

And, of course, the sprawling Australian Outback in between

Claustral Canyon in the Blue Mountains

Outback shower! Mustering camp on a cattle station

Mustering camp on a cattle station

mustering on horseback, cattle station Australia

There's been a recent increase in the number of working stations offering overnight stays. (Credit: Home Valley Station)

Brunette Downs cattle station

Brunette Downs cattle station-SR

Cattle station

I want to work on a cattle station. Bullo River Station, Northern Territory ~ Situated on a whopping half a million acres (the size of the Republic of Mauritius) and developed in the this station fits the Aussie image of a genuine cattle station.

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