Up on Cape York, it's hard to know where this country ends and the one next one begins.
With paintings ranging from 1200 to 20,000 years old these art works still pulse with a divine intensity.
A cruise off northern Australia gives a unique insight into our history.
It was a final trip to Cape York by 4WD before the Queensland Government lays a bitumen road all the way to the Tip.
Jon Stevens loves getting back in touch with nature, though he's not always the quiet type.
Using dirt airstrips, Bruce Elder discovers a lost city, silica dunes and fields of fossils way beyond the beaten track.
Australians are at last taking an interest in indigenous history and culture, writes Jane E. Fraser.
The islands off Cape York beckon Jane E. Fraser.
The northernmost tip of mainland Australia is remote, but is becoming more accessible.