HITTING THE ROAD TO DISCOVER SOME OF AUSTRALIA'S MOST REMARKABLE AND
Back Roads transports audiences to some of the nation’s most remote and
inspiring communities, highlighting rural Australia’s trademark grit,
generosity and humour.
Each week, award-winning ABC journalist Heather Ewart (who grew up on a
sheep and wheat farm in Victoria), speaks to the down-to-earth and uniquely
uplifting characters who live in these far-flung communities, showcasing how
their imagination, faith and love for the land they call home has helped them
A witty and warm companion, Heather is skilled at allowing the rural
stars – the people she meets and places she visits – to shine.
Defined by their strength and humility, the characters of Back Roads are
as awe-inspiring as the wild landscape that surrounds them.