Drifting Down The Darling

On our travels around this great land, we have been fortunate in meeting a great many people who live and survive in the most inhospitable and hostile environment imaginable. Coupled with the remote environment, one can only admire the resourcefulness, humour and goodwill that pervades the outback character. Water is gold, so its no surprise that rivers like the Darling are held in reverence by those that need it and use it. Enter Tony Pritchard, a character we met at Pooncarrie, wrestling his canoe from the clutches of the Darling to return north after another paddling adventure for a couple…