“Following Burke and Wills Across Australia” Touring Guide

FBWAA-Cover-208x300Dave Phoenix, President of the Burke and Wills Historical Society, crossed Australia following the route of Burke and Wills in 2008. He has written a Touring Guide based on his historic trip.

Following Burke and Wills Across Australia has now been published by CSIRO Publishing, and released in June 2015. The Touring Guide includes maps and route details, information about the places where the Expedition camped, both as they were then and as they are now, extracts from the diaries, information about the explorers, and about the observations of science and the environment made on the the Expedition. The book also has its own dedicated website: www.followingburkeandwills.com 

Copies of the book are available now in most bookshops. For more details or to order on-line, go to the CSIRO Publishing website.