Back Roads

Back Roads (2015)

Series 4 begins 11 June 2018. Heather Ewart swaps reporting from political corridors of power to a new beat around the bush. Along the way she visits remote towns and regions to discover some of this country's most remarkable and inspiring communities.

Series, 2015, Documentary, Real Life, Society & Culture


Recording Options

Back Roads - TV Showtimes

Saturday, December 15

6:30pm

Back Roads ‘Lightning Ridge’

ABC

Back Roads

'Lightning Ridge'

ABC, 6:30pm, Sat, 15 Dec 2018, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Heather Ewart heads to the NSW outback town of Lightning Ridge, a place of dreamers and drifters, with most residents lured by the black opals. Heather discovers the many stories of Lightning Ridge's outback grit.

Series, Australia, English, Documentary, Real Life, Society & Culture, Season 4 Episode 10


Back Roads ‘Lightning Ridge’

ABC HD

Back Roads

'Lightning Ridge'

ABC HD, 6:30pm, Sat, 15 Dec 2018, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Heather Ewart heads to the NSW outback town of Lightning Ridge, a place of dreamers and drifters, with most residents lured by the black opals. Heather discovers the many stories of Lightning Ridge's outback grit.

Series, Australia, English, Documentary, Real Life, Society & Culture, Season 4 Episode 10


8:30pm

Back Roads ‘Lightning Ridge’

ABC NEWS

Back Roads

'Lightning Ridge'

ABC NEWS, 8:30pm, Sat, 15 Dec 2018, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Heather Ewart heads to the NSW outback town of Lightning Ridge, a place of dreamers and drifters, with most residents lured by the black opals. Heather discovers the many stories of Lightning Ridge's outback grit.

Series, Australia, English, Documentary, Real Life, Society & Culture, Season 4 Episode 10


Sunday, December 16

8:30pm

Back Roads ‘Waterfall Way’

ABC NEWS

Back Roads

'Waterfall Way'

ABC NEWS, 8:30pm, Sun, 16 Dec 2018, 30 minutes

REPEAT

Heather Ewart travels to Waterfall Way in NSW, one of the most beautiful drives in Australia. But it's not just the scenery that's spectacular, Heather meets some wonderful locals including celebrated pianist, David Helfgott.

Series, 2018, Australia, English, Documentary, Real Life, Society & Culture, Season 4 Episode 1


Monday, December 17

8:30pm

Back Roads ‘Furneaux Islands’

ABC

Back Roads

'Furneaux Islands'

ABC, 8:30pm, Mon, 17 Dec 2018, 30 minutes

Guest presenter Paul West visits the Furneaux Islands, a wild and windswept group of islands in Bass Strait, just off Tasmania. The cold ocean waters are full of treasures like lobsters and abalone, plus rusted shipwrecks.

Series, Australia, English, Documentary, Real Life, Society & Culture, Season 4 Episode 11


Back Roads ‘Furneaux Islands’

ABC HD

Back Roads

'Furneaux Islands'

ABC HD, 8:30pm, Mon, 17 Dec 2018, 30 minutes

Guest presenter Paul West visits the Furneaux Islands, a wild and windswept group of islands in Bass Strait, just off Tasmania. The cold ocean waters are full of treasures like lobsters and abalone, plus rusted shipwrecks.

Series, Australia, English, Documentary, Real Life, Society & Culture, Season 4 Episode 11


  • Favourite Series
  • Keyword Favourite
  • Keyword Recording
  • Single Recording
  • Queued Single Recording
  • Single Recording (on now)
  • Series Recording (on now)
  • Series Recording
  • Queued Series Recording
  • Series recording (not matching Advanced Options)
  • New Show
  • Error