The Australian Outback's Largest Cattle Stations

Outback Books

Summary:

I've produced 3 coffee-table style books featuring Australia's largest and most famous cattle stations. These outback books include more than 800 of the best photos I've taken since 1984, and the photos are accompanied by interesting captions.

Thousands of copies have been sent around the world. You can read comments from other book buyers on the Testimonials page.

If you'd like to order your personally signed books straight away, please head directly to the order page:

If you would like more information on the books, these 3 pages are full of details:

  • Book Contents

    Detailed information on the contents. What is different about each book? Which cattle stations are in each book?

  • Discounts & Postage

    Book bulk discount and postage summary.

  • Book & Card F.A.Q.

    Other outback book and card information - delivery times, payment and GST information, signed books, how to arrange a gift to be sent to someone else, etc.

Summary of pastoral regions included in my books:

Photos included in the books 'A Million Acre Masterpiece' & 'Life as an Australian Horseman' were taken on outback cattle stations located right across northern Australia:

  • Queensland's Cape York Peninsula, Gulf Country and Channel Country
  • Northern Territory's Barkly Tableland, northern Alice Springs Region, Marine Plains and Victoria River District
  • Western Australia's East and West Kimberley regions. 

Photos included in the book 'Biggest Mobs - Longest Shadows' were all taken on the Northern Territory's Barkly Tableland cattle stations.

Generally, I only visit cattle stations still using stockhorses - which is most cattle stations in northern Australia and far south western Queensland.  Quite a few of the largest cattle stations measure 10,000 square kilometres or more. Stations this size usually run between 20,000 and 60,000 head of cattle each, depending on the carrying capacity of the land and the seasonal conditions, and mobs of 1,000 cattle or more are common.  Photography trips only occur during the busy dry season when mustering is in full swing, and the specific properties visited depend on local seasonal conditions plus other factors.

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