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Top road trip tunes


One thing guaranteed to unite or divide a carload of road trippers is the playlist. Here’s an eclectic mix to inspire yours.

- Autobahn Kraftwerk

- Bohemian Rhapsody Queen

- Born to Run Bruce Springsteen

- Crazy in Love Beyonce

- Flame Trees Cold Chisel

- Folsom Prison Blues Johnny Cash

- From St Kilda to Kings Cross Paul Kelly

- Gin and Juice Snoop Dogg

- Go With the Flow Queens of the Stone Age

- Go Your Own Way Fleetwood Mac

- Graceland Paul Simon

- Guerilla Radio Rage Against the Machine

- Have Love, Will Travel The Sonics

- Heroes David Bowie

- Home Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

- Highway to Hell AC/DC

- Keep the Car Running Arcade Fire

- Low Rider War

- Love Shack B52s

- Road Trippin’ Red Hot Chilli Peppers

- Riders on the Storm The Doors

- Runnin’ Down a Dream Tom Petty

- Surfin’ USA Beach Boys

- The Only Place Best Coast

- Tiny Dancer Elton John

- Whole Lotta Love Led Zeppelin

- Wide Open Road The Triffids

- Wide Open Spaces Dixie Chicks

- You Could Be Mine Guns n Roses

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- Covering 2191km of offroad tracks through the NT, the Binns Track is a journey that would require an epic playlist.

- A road trip through the Red Centre should be on the bucket list of all Australians.

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