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Soul country: An eye-opening journey into ancient Kakadu

Soul country: An eye-opening journey into ancient Kakadu

John Hanscombe
July 15 2023 - 7:00am

There's bush tucker aplenty and art all around on a soul-enriching journey into Kakadu.

The country is burning. Thousands of feet below, coils of smoke rise from dozens of fires dotted across the landscape, coalescing as a brown smudge on the horizon. But there is no cause for concern.

John Hanscombe

John Hanscombe

National reporter, Australian Community Media

Four decades in the media, working in print and television. Formerly editor of the South Coast Register and Milton Ulladulla Times. Based on the South Coast of NSW.

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