Charley’s planes, trains and automobiles
MOTORCYCLING enthusiast Charley Boorman (pictured) embarks on the second series of his travel show By Any Means. The six-parter opens with Boorman leaving Sydney with a huge biker convoy in tow to travelling up the Pacific Rim through Australia, Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, the Philippines and Taiwan, to finish in Tokyo. In the first episode he hitchhikes to Byron Bay, experiences life with the Royal Flying Doctor Service as they visit outback clinics, before he flies up to the Cape York Peninsula on a marine survey planeand then heads to Papua New Guinea. During his journey up the east coast of Australia he meets characters, travels in a replica Spitfire, attempts cattle mustering on horseback and gets bitten by a snake.
From Sydney to Tokyo By Any Means: Wednesdays, 8.30pm, SBS ONE