Huell travels to Australia to take the road "less" traveled. In this first of two segments, Huell visits the stunning beaches along the Great Ocean Road and stops in the small town of Lorne. He meets a koala at the Koala Cove Café and treks through a rainforest in the Melba Gully State Park. He wonders at the Twelve Apostles coastal rock formations and takes and old-fashioned ferry ride across the Murray river and spends the night in the historic town of Strathalbyn. Next it's off to Langhorne Creek wine region and a rare Aboriginal Canoe Tree. He travels by a horse drawn tramway to Granite Island and sees some wild kangaroos and spends the night in the Ghan. Next it's off to the Connor Lookout and lastly a visit to the mystical Ayers Rock. Huell travels to Australia to take the road "less" traveled. In the second of two segments, Huell meets a piano-playing dingo and enjoys a traditional Australian BBQ with locals in the town of Broome, plus he visits the Pearl Luggers Museum. He visits the worlds oldest operating outdoor movie theater and the original Broome jail that has been converted into an art gallery. He stops at the Meckering Earthquake Visitor Center and discovers the rabbit fence, which is the longest fence in the world. There is even an American connection as Huell tours the gold town of Kalgoolie where President Herbert Hoover worked as a young man. He enjoys a Kangaroo filet and ends his adventure at the beautiful Lucky Bay in Western Australia.
Huell visits the charming little town of Gustavus, the internationally recognized "Gateway to Glacier Bay National Park".
California's Gold #13002 - OIL WORKERS Join Huell as he travels to the town of Taft to celebrate it?s 100 years as an incorporated city with a celebration called Oildorado Days that takes everyone back to a time when rugged pioneers carved out a bustling community in the middle of one of the world?s most productive oil fields. There is everything from an oil field skills contest, queen pageant, melodrama and a petroleum industry trade show. We cap off the adventure with a dedication of a huge bronze statue of an oil worker that is sure to become a focal point of this historic town. www.oildoradodays.com
Visiting...With Huell Howser #1707 - MUSEUMS Huell updates and combines two older shows. First up is The Grier Musser Museum which is a turn-of-the century historic Queen Anne house which displays fascinating antique collections. Then Huell stops in at the Historical Glass Museum in Redlands.
Alaska! #4 - WHITE PASS RAILROAD VHS Huell rides the train ridden by prospectors of the Klondike Gold Rush.
Visiting...With Huell Howser #1005 - MOSAICS You've seen his work all across the Southland. Meet Dennis O’Conner master mosaic artist, who has created some of the largest and most amazing mosaics in America.