In the book, Colin travels across Australia on his motorbike to visit these disappearing icons of the outback and gives details of his travels between the pubs. He also shares the marvellous stories of pioneering history, the characters and the drinking culture that he uncovered. Readers learn about Australian communities in each of these country, bush and outback pubs— all with a unique story to tell about its surroundings, its neighbours, its legends, its owners and its customers, both regular and occasional.
Explored within the 300-page book are the pubs of Henry Lawson and Banjo Paterson and the pubs that stand alone in the middle of nowhere.
This educational and entertaining is suited for anyone interested in this great land and its unique history and culture of drinking.
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