Tony Robinson brings his inquisitive approach to storytelling to the streets as he takes a stroll down memory lane in Australia’s capital cities. In each episode we find a different postcode laden with stories. They’re all established walks that tourists and locals frequently do, but Tony digs deeper to draw out the drama of the past. He’ll roam through the laneways; divulging the tales of crimes; recounting acts of bravery; and notable showdowns that shaped the character of the area. The cities include: Fremantle, Melbourne, Hobart, Woolloomooloo, Bendigo, Newcastle, Carlton, Brisbane, St Kilda and Adelaide.
ABOUT TONY ROBINSON
Tony Robinson was born in in Leytonstone in London, UK on August 15, 1946. He is probably best known for his role on the Blackadder series as Baldrick, and also for his work on the HISTORY Channel's Time Team. He has a keen interest in history and archaeology and is president of the Young Archaeologists' Club. He is also particularly fascinated by Ancient Greece and the biblical lands of the Middle East. A staunch Labour supporter for many years, Tony was elected to the party's National Executive Committee in a position he held from 2000-2004.