In three glorious hours of prime-time television, Australia - The Time Traveller's Guide will take viewers on the ultimate Australian road trip, explaining how the continent came to be the way it is, the true story of why its mountains, minerals and deserts are where they are, and the twisted tales behind the plants and animals we share the landscape with. The series will showcase the story of the Earth as seen through the unique window of the Australia. Of all continents on Earth, none preserve the story of the formation of our planet and the evolution of life like Australia. Nowhere else can you simply jump in a car and travel back through the 4.6 billion year history of the world before people. The series will bring ancient landscapes to life via cinema-quality cinematography and CGI. We'll meet the inhabitants of the times, and their living descendants. We will see the geological processes at work that built the world, and follow Australias long voyage across its ever changing face.