Truck Tales

Australia, 2017

Circumnavigating Australia with Truck Drivers

After walking the Rabbit Proof Fence in 2016, I could not bring myself to fly back to Perth in 60 minutes, when It had taken me ten weeks to walk. So, I hitch hiked with truck drivers. They were wonderful. So kind, gentlemanly and full of fascinating tales. They all wanted to help get me back to Perth and if they couldn't they'd get on the 2-way radio and ask around. They totally dispelled any misconception i had of them.

When I was in Australia 10 years ago I had a van and wanted to circumnavigate. I got as far as Cairns when I found out my dad died and my journey ended there. So, ten years later I decided to continue the circumnavigation idea, but with truck drivers....


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