A series of conversations with Australia’s greatest living explorers
Delve into the world of Trailblazers: Australia's 50 greatest explorers in this special series of night talks as we discover why they undertook their journeys, how they survived and what they learned.
Trailblazers Talks will be held on Thursday evenings from 25 February – 14 July 2016. Presented by Australian Geographic.
Join the conversation online: #TrailblazersTalks
TALKS IN JUNE
Dr Julien Brugniaux, reveals how research in the field has effected survival and success in extreme conditions.
2 June 2016
What would happen if you drank a beer in space?
16 June 2016
A screening of documentary Sherpa: Trouble on Everest, followed by a Q & A with director Jennifer Peedom.
23 June 2016
A special evening with the first Australian woman to circumnavigate the world by aeroplane.
30 June 2016
TALKS IN JULY
Incredible stories of fossil hunters and the creatures they have dug up.
7 July 2016
A discussion about how the next generation of explorers can rival the journeys of their predecessors.
14 July 2016