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If you are from the media, please feel free to download the 'Expedition Document' below, or contact us for further information, photographs, media releases or interviews etc.


Australian Geographic Lecture a Success! Australian Geographic Lecture a Success!: (Feb 21) Phew! we got through our Aust Geo lecture without stuffing up! It was an awesome evening, and our lecture was very well received! We even had one of our PACs in the foyer, being 'hauled' by a manakin in one of our Gore-Tex drysuits. Good fun! ..Read some reviews...
Australian Geographic Lecture Sold-Out! Our Australian Geographic Lecture SOLD-OUT!: (Feb 06) Well here's something we didn't expect to have to worry about.... Australian Geographic just told me they have sold every last ticket to our upcoming lecture!! But.. but... 1/2 my friends haven't even got around to booking seats!!! Fear not - we are running a 2nd lecture in the not too distant future. Let us know if you want pre-public access to tickets! ..Read the plug...
Australian Geographic Newsletter "Australian Geographic promotes our Lecture": (Dec 05) The latest newsletter from Australian Geographic features a plug for our upcoming lecture evening / slideshow on 21st Feb 2006 at their HQ in Terrey Hills. Booking details included. "Chris Bray, 22, and Clark Carter' 21, are back from the high Arctic bursting with stories... They'll keep you frozen to your seats." Haha. ..Read the plug...
TV Interview: NBN News TV Interview: NBN News (Nov 2005) "Well ever been on a trek to the High Arctic? Not many people have ofcourse, but..." Clarks first TV appearance is a great success! We both traveled up to their Central Coast studio to record the interview, complete with video footage from the expedition! www.nbntv.com.au
Air Canada Cocktail Party! Air Canada Cocktail Party: (23 Nov 2005) Clark and I were the guest speakers at a very fancy party thrown by Air Canada in Sydney. The winter theme made us feel right at home, the bar was even made of solid ice!!! It was a fantastic night! ..Read the article...
Cold And Present Danger "Cold and Present Danger": (5 Nov 2005) Sydney's 'Manly Daily' newspaper today printed a big double-page spread on our journey - complete this time with photographs from the expedition. Great exposure, and a good read. ..Read the article...
Back On Solid Sand "Back On Solid Sand": (20 Oct 2005) 'Northern Beaches Weekender' magazine writes "The adventurer's breathtaking experiences include being chased by a pack of wolves; setting up tent within sight of a polar bear; having a huge muskox lumber up to investigate them; as well as numerous encounters with lemmings..." (look out!! Not Lemmings!! No!!!) =P ..Read the story...
MEDIA-ALERT: Expedition arrives back home! Click Here to open this media alert (MS Word document 180Kb).
4BC Radio Live Radio for 4BC (Aust): (13 Oct 2005) "After 6, Peter and Ross catch up with an Australian man who was chased by arctic wolves, starred down by polar bears and trekked 350km across the 9th largest island on earth..." Interview was at 6:15 am so I've no idea what I said. Good times. Hahaha. www.4bc.com.au
Canadian Press "Canadian National News - Print & Radio" (October 2005) While recovering from our journey in Vancouver, Chris did a tapped interview for the 'Canadian Press' which gets sent out to all Canadian newspapers and radio stations! It turned up in countless places in print, online and on air - Yahoo News, Wolf News, canoe news, netscape news, Greenland news and more! Good read. Read the article...


Australian Geographic Newsletter "Australian Geographic Newsletter": (Oct-Dec 05) "As you read this, adventurers Chris Bray, 22, and Clark Carter, 21, should be nearing the end of their world-first unsupported crossing of Victoria Island in the Arctic Ocean.." ..Read the story...
Live TV Interview: SkyNews #9 Live TV Interview: SkyNews #9 (September 05) Broadcast internationally, each during the expedition we did a live-to-air TV interview via satellite mobile phone with SkyNews each week, and this week was no exception. www.SkyNews.com.au
Live TV Interview: SkyNews #8 Live TV Interview: SkyNews #8 (September 05) Broadcast internationally, each during the expedition we did a live-to-air TV interview via satellite mobile phone with SkyNews each week, and this week was no exception. www.SkyNews.com.au
Local Media "Two Cool Adventurers" (September 2005) Sydney's 'Northern Beaches Weekender' magazine published this update on our expedition while we were out there. Composed mostly from our expedition updates that we sent out whenever we could. Full story...


Live TV Interview: SkyNews #7 Live TV Interview: SkyNews #7 (September 05) Broadcast internationally, each during the expedition we did a live-to-air TV interview via satellite mobile phone with SkyNews each week, and this week was no exception. www.SkyNews.com.au
Local Media "Lifetime of Experiences": (September 2005) Northern Sydney's newspaper 'The Manly Daily' printed another double-page spread on our expedition, this time while the expedition was in progress. Good fun. Full story...


Live TV Interview: SkyNews #6 Live TV Interview: SkyNews #6 (July 05) Broadcast internationally, each during the expedition we did a live-to-air TV interview via satellite mobile phone with SkyNews each week, and this week was no exception. www.SkyNews.com.au
Live TV Interview: SkyNews #5 Live TV Interview: SkyNews #5 (August 05) Broadcast internationally, each during the expedition we did a live-to-air TV interview via satellite mobile phone with SkyNews each week, and this week was no exception. www.SkyNews.com.au
Live TV Interview: SkyNews #4 Live TV Interview: SkyNews #4 (August 05) Broadcast internationally, each during the expedition we did a live-to-air TV interview via satellite mobile phone with SkyNews each week, and this week was no exception. www.SkyNews.com.au
Live TV Interview: SkyNews #3 Live TV Interview: SkyNews #3 (July 05) Broadcast internationally, each during the expedition we did a live-to-air TV interview via satellite mobile phone with SkyNews each week, and this week was no exception. www.SkyNews.com.au
CBC Radio CBC Radio - on the tarmac: (July 2005) Minutes after our PACs had finally turned up in Cambridge Bay, Matthew Illaszewicz turned up at the airstrip to record our excited ramblings. www.cbc.ca
Explorers Web - ThePoles.com ThePoles.com - Explorers Web! (July 2005) Awesome webpage dedicated to news from the adventure world, ThePoles.com, has started featuring each and every one of our expedition updates we send out, with their own extra pieces added in. Great exposure. www.ThePoles.com
Live TV Interview: SkyNews #2 Live TV Interview: SkyNews #2 (July 05) Broadcast internationally, each during the expedition we did a live-to-air TV interview via satellite mobile phone with SkyNews each week, and this week was no exception. www.SkyNews.com.au
CBC Radio In the CBC Radio Studio: (July 2005) While in Cambridge Bay, Matthew Illaszewicz - local CBC Radio Reporter/Editor - interviewed us about our upcoming adventure and how the trucking strike was holding us up. www.cbc.ca
Live TV Interview: SkyNews #1 Live TV Interview: SkyNews #1 (July 05) Broadcast internationally, each during the expedition we did a live-to-air TV interview via satellite mobile phone with SkyNews each week, and this week was no exception. www.SkyNews.com.au
Resources World Magaine Resource World: (July 2005) Courtesy of Diamonds North - one of our sponsors - this article on our upcoming venture appeared in Resource World magazine - Investment Opportunities and News. There's a pic of us with the Diamonds North team. Full Article...


Adventurer packs trip wire to keep polar bears at bay "Adventurer packs trip wire to keep polar bears at bay": (24 June 2005) Today Sydney's 'Central Coast News' published this story on our upcoming antics in the Arctic. The heading says it all. They obviously think we're crazy. "Running into a hungry polar bear or falling into freezing Arctic water top the list of worst case scenarios.." ..Read the story...
SkyNews TV Weekly live to air TV interviews from the arctic! (June 2005) After one live to air TV interview in the SkyNews studio in Sydney, they decided to follow our journey via weekly live satellite phone call updates every Saturday! Fantastic! www.SkyNews.com.au
Local Media Just a brief one: (8 June 2005) Northern Sydney's newspaper 'The Manly Daily' popped in a piece today, announcing that our PACs have been "declared watertight and manoeuvrable, and dispatched by sea to Vancouver." Full story...


CFBI FM Interviewed by an Inuit radio station! (26 April 2005) Our reputation is to proceed us. Chris just did a taped radio interview about the expedition for Cambridge Bay Community Radio, on Victoria Island! www.cfbi.fm
Local Media "Arctic Adventure to Break New Ground" (16 April 2005) Sydney's Manly Daily Newspaper just ran a 2-page article on our preparations: "Avalon adventurer Chris Bray's name is listed alongside some of the world's most famous explorers. Last month the 21-yr old was admitted .. Full story...
Local Media More Local Media Coverage: (7 April 2005) Sydney's 'Northern Beaches Weekender' magazine published their story today after a phone interview with Chris earlier in the week. "Pacing up and down the beach with a tyre tied to your waist..." Full story...
First article in paper First contact with media! (7 March 2005) We’ve finally got things organised to a level where we can unleash our plans upon the confused public. So why are these two guys dragging truck tyre’s up and down the beach? Well now they know… Read the Article...



Expedition Document
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