This series of seven documentaries features the most remote
and the most forbidding landscapes of the worlds largest
This is a land of lethal creatures and death-defying stories
of survival. Greg Grainger has documented chilling stories of
assault and escape, from crocodiles and snakes, to sharks and
spiders, from the giant Cassowarry birds to the smallest ants
that swarm like armies.
The series reveals landscapes - from deserts to coral reefs,
from snow-fields to wetlands - filled with venomous creatures.
It follows the characters who live and work in these death
zones and how they handle these killers.
Season 1 Episode 4:
* Daintree - Croc Granny *
Australias Top End is home to an every increasing population
of salt water crocodiles. We re-create the attack on 60-year
old grandmother, Alicia Scrohan, who wrestled a 4.2 metre
crocodile to save the life of a family friend and almost lost
* Exmouth - Bushboy *
The rugged North West Coast of Australia is home to some of
the most brutal of cyclones. We talk to the victims of one of
the worst, Cyclone Vance. And we watch how aggressive emus can
be, as trapped emus are captured to be released back into the
* Fighting Kangaroos *
The dangerous side of an Australian icon, the kangaroo. We
talk to a boy who was almost killed by a kangaroo while
* Seal Rocks *
We follow shark experts, Ron and Valerie Taylor, through the
most vicious shark attacks, to the preservation of one of
Australias most endangered sharks, the Grey Nurse.