Great Australian Pubs by Lee Mylne, Explore Australia, $34.95
Every country town has one and while many are drenched in history, these days - thankfully – the large majority boast modern-day amenities and fabulous tucker.
Travel journalist Lee Mylne has done an impressive job with this guidebook combining practical information (including full accommodation pricing), with personal reviews and whimsical historical tales.
Colour photos of every pub reviewed complete the picture.
All you need to do now is jump in the car and start your road trip.