Birdsville Author:Evan McHugh ISBN 978 0 670 07271 2 — For a town with seventy residents (on a good day) , Birdsville is remarkably well-known - the Birdsville Track, the rodeo, the pub, the infamous races. With it's ruggedness, inaccessibility and larrikin charm, this small town on the edge of the Simpson Desert has become a symbol of the gret Australian Outback. — What is it... more » about Birdsville that has made it stand so large in our legends?
To find out, Evan McHugh packed up his Sydney home, bought a four wheel drive and headed with his wife for a year in the back of beyond. Here, he tells us of his large adventures.« less