Your Guide


Carl Burden - A highly experienced and qualified guide having worked for some of the biggest in the business in Australia. Carl created Aussie Overlander with the intention of offering a different type of experience. Specialising in small group, bushwalking and nature based 4wd journeys across Australia as well as a custom private touring. 


Carl has traveled extensively and thrives on the chance to explore new regions. He is passionate about remote travel and has explored many regions both overseas and in Australia. It's not only his wealth of bush walking and four wheel driving experience that he brings to his tours. It's also his knowledge and experience travelling remote regions for extended periods on adventure motorbike trips or unsupported cycling expeditions.

In addition to Carl's experience and recognition as a senior guide with a number of tour companies he also holds relevant qualifications:

  • Eco guiding certification

  • Cert IV in Guiding & Tourism Operations

  • Cert IV in Business Management

  • Canoe Australia accredited Kayak/Canoe instructor & guide.

  • Qualified senior 1st Aid  



Other Guides - Whilst being owner operated Aussie Overlander also employ local guides at times. We have specialists on hand in the Kimberley, the Top End, Central Australia and Tasmania who join the team when we have groups larger than our usual size or private charters. 




Carl Burden