Back Roads

Back Roads transports audiences to some of the nation's most remote and inspiring communities that highlight rural Australia's trademark grit, generosity, humour and innovation. Each week award-winning ABC journalist, Heather Ewart, who grew up on a sheep and wheat farm in Victoria, uncovers corners of Australia where misfortune has brought some to their knees, but imagination, faith and fun has lifted them back up.

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Episode 2x08; Jan 23, 2017

This week Heather Ewart discovers the seaside hamlet of Cygnet in southern Tasmania's Huon Valley is undergoing some big changes with runaways from the city flooding in to town.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
2x07: White CliffsJan 16, 2017
2x06: HermannsburgJan 9, 2017
2x05: KatanningJan 2, 2017
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