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Australian thrillers

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Sinister stories from this vast island continent.

Our wide-open spaces offer plenty of places to hide. Close to a million kilometres of roads offer plenty of directions to run. And whether you’re sweating it in croc-country up north, sheltering on the rugged coast or holing up in the outback, the harsh beauty of our physical surrounds lends an extra layer of menace. Here are some contemporary Australian thrillers to die for.