Australian Geographic have supported many endeavours over the years.  Roger was awarded the 2006 Young Adventurer of the Year with Stephen Fordyce for mid-winter traverse of Western Arthurs range in Southwest Tasmania. They also supported his crossing of the Greenland Icecap. This is his 3rd expedition they are supporting.

Steppe by Steppe, Side by Side thanks AGS for their support.




Internationally renowned Explorers Club have been behind many expeditions for over 100 years.

Steppe by Steppe, Side by Side will be carrying Flag #80 throughout their expedition, which has recently returned from an expedition exploring the stromatolites of the Exumas and Acklins Islands in the Bahamas.  These flags have long tradition associated with them, which you can read more about here.



Vitaliy from the Avalon Historico-Geographical Society, based in Karaganda, Kazakhstan, has been an enormous help to the planning of our journey.  Not least of all, the society's Kazakhstan eBook has lots and lots of info for those taking the road less travelled through the country.