Home Entertainment News


All Aboard Australia's Greatest Train Journey

Jul 11, 2018

Stretching majestically for 2,979km between Adelaide and Darwin, The Ghan passenger train service is an Australian institution. This beautifully shot feature – captured through the use of 12 onboard cameras, helicopter footage and external camera shots – is punctuated through the use of onscreen captions to explain the roles of indigenous communities, Chinese, Afghan and European immigrants in shaping the landscape to provide a historical, cultural and literal snapshot of the very heart of Australia.

Having achieved SBS’s best ratings for 12 months, the series mesmerised Australian audiences.


The Ghan: Australia's Greatest Train Journey is out now on DVD.