Jacaranda street carpet in Adelaide, Australia (by Gadget Man). Although no a native these trees put on one of the best street shows of purple flowers in Adelaide. They can be found in a number of locations and gardens in Sout Australia.
An Indigenous detective investigates the murder of a teenage girl in a small town in the Outback. Ivan Sen (Toomelah) crafts a mesmerising thriller with a stellar Australian cast including Aaron Pedersen, Hugo Weaving, Ryan Kwanten and Jack Thompson.
Jasper Jones by Craig Silvey. In small-town Australia, teens Jasper and Charlie form an unlikely friendship when one asks the other to help him cover up a murder until they can prove who is responsible.
As you make the drive into Byron Bay from Brisbane (200km south from Queensland capital), you quickly discover a change of scenery. It goes from dense, thick forest to small, bustling town in a matter of seconds. You quickly get the feeling of a small town, where everyone knows each other. And it’s true; with a population of just under five thousand, tourism plays a big part in the survival of this small town. But it doesn’t mean you cannot get busy…