Stories of the Outback
Bert Bolton is an outback man. He has spent 50 years working, touring and crossing the tracks of our great explorers and pioneers, admiring their dedication, determination, adventurous spirit and devotion in advancing Australia.Walking on their tracks inspired him to a life of adventure.
Outback Stories is a collection of Bert's favourtie tales. He details the exploits of his favourite hero, Ernest Giles; follows the exciting life of gambler Harry Redford; and shares the trials of Sister Ruth whose story and deeds of sacrifice in this country are as prominent as Florence Nightingale.
Bert's experience in the World of the Australian Aborigine was enriched thanks to his close friendship with a true icon, Blanasi. Bert writes about his friend's life as a professional entertainer with pride, proving he was a real credit to his tribal ancestors.
With an introduction from Australian legend, Rolf Harris, these short and lively stories will enliven the outback spirit in you.