Australia's Wild Places

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  • 2012
  • 1 Season

Australia's Wild Places is a television show that highlights the oldest and most extreme continent on earth. It focuses on the people and the way they have adapted to the harsh and extreme climate and landscape of this fascinating continent. The series goes to some very wild places and explores the amazing natural world. The episodes cover the plains, mountains, oceans and other important landscapes and the people that inhabit these places. The awesome variety of unusual animals found in Australia are highlighted in this television show and the photography is wonderful and makes viewers want to visit this beautiful place.

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The Australian Alps
5. The Australian Alps
October 24, 2012
It may come as a surprise to non-Australians that the island continent renowned for its flat plains and searing deserts has snow-capped mountains at all. The peaks of the Australian Alps national parks are not tall, but they're old.
The Coast of the Whalesharks
4. The Coast of the Whalesharks
October 27, 2012
On the remote coastline of Australia's northwest there are great natural wonders to be found. Above the sea on this sunbaked coast, there is very little; only a sparse landscape shaped by the arid conditions. But here the miracle reveals itself ...
The Rainforest
3. The Rainforest
October 26, 2012
Daintree National Park is a magical meeting of rainforest and reef, lying at the heart of the world heritage listed wet tropics of Queensland in northern Australia. The area is a living link to our planet's distant past, to a primeval world from ...
The Island of the Devil
2. The Island of the Devil
October 25, 2012
Just 460,000 people live in Tasmania, an island off the south-east coast of mainland Australia roughly the same size as Ireland. While its human population is small, the majestic state is rich in natural wonders and is known for its large tracts ...
The Red Desert
1. The Red Desert
October 20, 2012
In this Episode of Wild Places we journey with botanist Peter Latz, who believes the biggest influence on the Australian arid landscape has been fire. Years ago Peter wondered how different this country would have looked without the influence of fire.
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Australia's Wild Places is a television show that highlights the oldest and most extreme continent on earth. It focuses on the people and the way they have adapted to the harsh and extreme climate and landscape of this fascinating continent. The series goes to some very wild places and explores the amazing natural world. The episodes cover the plains, mountains, oceans and other important landscapes and the people that inhabit these places. The awesome variety of unusual animals found in Australia are highlighted in this television show and the photography is wonderful and makes viewers want to visit this beautiful place.

  • Premiere Date
    October 20, 2012