The Road to Becoming OZ Experienced Travel Articles

 
The Road to Becoming OZ Experienced – Barossa Valley from Parachilna
Photojournalist David Savage travels Australia on the OZ Experience… On The Bus… In Alice Springs about a week earlier I heard about a legend. The Legend of an OZ Experience Bus gone ‘HIPPIE’, driven by Hippie Happy ‘Shell’, reputedly from the stars somewhere over New Zealand. Today I met the Legend. Stepping onto the bus […]
The Road to Becoming OZ Experienced – Phillip Island from Melbourne
Photojournalist David Savage travels Australia on the OZ Experience… Phillip Island Phillip Island is just a two-hour drive from Melbourne. As we crossed the bridge joining the mainland to the island we entered an Island that was declared a Nature Park in 1997. The Island is home to Australia’s famous colony of ‘Little Penguins’ at […]
The Road to Becoming OZ Experienced – Alice Springs from Cairns, Three Day Overland Trip
Photojournalist David Savage travels Australia on the OZ Experience… OZ Experience has a new route on offer in Australia. Cairns to Alice Springs (or vice versa), overland in three days and two nights. This route is known as the ‘Priscilla’ route and strikes deep into the outback where nowhere means nowhere and a pub is […]
The Road to Becoming OZ Experienced – Parachilna from Quorn
Photojournalist David Savage travels Australia on the OZ Experience… On The Bus… Just after sunrise we departed the quaint old town of Quorn to make our way to Parachilna. Our journey took us deep through the heart of the Flinders Ranges. This is ancient Aboriginal land, which plays a significant part in the ‘Dreamtime’ culture. […]
The Road to Becoming OZ Experienced
The OZ Experience Transport Network is more than just a means of travel for backpackers. It is a bus company that wants to show you the parts of Australia that make Australia a ‘fair-dinkum – dunk’em – funky – surfy – g’day – shrimp-throwing – barbie – beer-drinking – tanning – bungi – swagshagging – […]
The Road to Becoming OZ Experienced – One Hell of a BIG Rock
The Road to Becoming OZ Experienced – One Hell of a BIG Rock Photojournalist David Savage travels Australia on the OZ Experience… Day One It was an early rise from hostel in Alice Springs to meet the NTAT (Northern Territory Adventure Tours – 1300 654 604) twenty-one seat bus. NTAT is one of the largest company’s of its kind in the world. They specialise in adventure styled expeditions […]
The Road to Becoming OZ Experienced – Mt Gambier from Barossa Valley
Photojournalist David Savage travels Australia on the OZ Experience… On The Bus… From Barossa Valley it was a short dash to Adelaide, the ‘City of Churches’. Adelaide was the first state capital city of Australia to get a direct telegraph link to Europe. It is a very architecturally English city and although it is often […]
The Road to Becoming OZ Experienced – Melbourne from Cape Otway
Photojournalist David Savage travels Australia on the OZ Experience… On The Bus… From Bimbi Park in Cape Otway we drove for just a few minutes to Maits Rainforest. This is the last piece of ‘Cool Temperate Rainforest’ in the area, wear a jacket because it van be pretty cool. Some of the group had been […]
The Road to Becoming OZ Experienced – Grampians from Mt Gambier
Photojournalist David Savage travels Australia on the OZ Experience… On The Bus… After Paintball last night most of us were all pumped up for more adventure. We made our way to Mt Arapiles. This area is world renowned for it’s climbing with over 2000 documented climbs. We weren’t about to tackle any ‘Everest’ calibre rock […]
The Road to Becoming OZ Experienced – Gelantipy from Phillip Island
Photojournalist David Savage travels Australia on the OZ Experience… On The Bus… We left Phillip Island having eaten a good cooked breakfast at Amaroo YHA. Our first stop was at Tara-Bulga National Park. ‘Tara’ is the name of an Aboriginal tracker who was part of the first European expedition to these parts, and ‘Bulga’ means […]