The outback is iconic Australia yet it seems a long, long way from Sydney and Melbourne. It is hot, hotter or hot and humid. It has industrial sized biting insects. There is a long list of discomfort why you put off your trip of a lifetime. However it is our backyard. It is a way of dreamlines and landscapes that are bigger, better and brilliant in the documentary you viewed last week. Let’s go on a journey and initiate you in the rites of being an outback Australian.