Billy Connolly’s World Tour Of Australia, 1996

Following the success of his “World Tour Of Scotland series comedian Billy Connolly returned for a second world tour this time taking in Australia.

Broadcast over 8 episodes in 1996 the series was filmed over 4 months in 1995.


Billy Connolly takes us on a scenic and informative tour of Australia, a country he first visited in the 1970’s.

The tour takes in Sydney, Canberra, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, Alice Springs and Fraser Island.

As became the format with these shows Billy’s shares his experiences of some Australian customs, traditions, and attractions, these are mixed with scenes from his stand up shows performed across the country.







Billy Connolly


Channel: BBC1
Created By: Billy Connolly, Nobby Clark and Steve Brown
Original Transmission Dates:  28th October – 16th December 1996

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