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Meet the Outback Travel Australia Team:

  • Editor Allan Whiting
  • Contributors and Gear Testing Simon Martin, Peter Whiting, Dean Gillies, Tony Ford 
  • Advertising Manager David Hosking
Allan Whiting

Allan Whiting

Allan Whiting was trained by Volvo Trucks in the 1970s as a military vehicle demonstration driver and is a qualified 4WD instructor. Allan is widely known for his past role as 4X4 Australia Magazine's Technical Editor. These days the OTA website is his full time job and he is committed to sharing his extensive 4 wheel driving and travel knowledge with our website visitors.

David Hosking

David Hosking

Advertising Manager
Outback Travel Australia's Melbourne based advertising manager, David Hosking, has more than 30 years experience in automotive industry advertising.

Peter Whiting

Peter Whiting

Peter Whiting's Aussie Outback Images specialises in remote area photography. Pete has a penchant for bush birds and has photographed many different species.

Simon and Sheree Martin

Simon and Sheree Martin

Product Testers and Contributors
Simon and Sheree Martin are very experienced bush travellers and great product testers, they've become an indispensable part of the OTA team.

Tim Bowden

Tim Bowden

Contributor of Excellence
Tim Bowden was born in Hobart, Tasmania, on August 2, 1937. He is married, with two children and three grandchildren. An author and broadcaster formerly of Sydney but now living on the Mid North Coast of New South Wales, Tim was host of the ABC-TV listener and viewer reaction program Backchat, from 1986-93.










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