The Amazing Race Australia Season 06 Episode 14 Description
- Belize City (Battlefield Park) (Pit Start)
- Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz School)
- San Ignacio (Cahal Pech)
- San Ignacio (Hawkesworth Bridge)
- Cayo District (Xunantunich)
As a result of re-entering The Amazing Race Australia, Fliss & Tottie, Jodie & Claire, Kelly & Georgia and Tiffany & Cynthia had to complete a Speed Bump, where they had to clean 10 items of school furniture before they could continue racing.
This leg’s Detour was a choice between Score or Solve. In Score, teams had to play pok-a-tok and score a goal by getting a ball through a ring without using their hands to receive their next clue. Teams had to go to the back of the queue if they missed after six attempts. In Solve, teams had to solve a puzzle by spinning 36 movable pieces, each of which had Maya numerals, so that each number appeared only once in any direction to receive their next clue. The blocks with red marks were already in the correct position.
- Additional tasks
- At Santa Cruz School, teams had to weed a plotted section of a greenhouse, plant ginger, lemongrass and chili so that they matched an example plot and repair a section of roof and siding to receive their next clue from the school principal.
- At Hawkesworth Bridge, teams had to memorise the 18 months on a Maya calendar. Then, teams had to paddle a canoe down the Macal River, much like during La Ruta Maya, find 18 engraved stones and place them in chronological order on a blank calendar to receive their next clue.
- Additional note
- Teams began the leg by departing Battlefield Park at the same time.
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The Amazing Race Australia Show Description
The Amazing Race Australia is an Australian adventure reality game show based on the international Amazing Race franchise. Following the premise of other versions of the format, the show follows teams of two as they race around the world. The race is split into legs, with teams tasked to deduce clues, navigate themselves in foreign areas, interact with locals, perform physical and mental challenges, and travel by air, boat, car, taxi, and other modes of transport. Teams are progressively eliminated at the end of most legs for being the last to arrive at designated Pit Stops. The first team to arrive at the Finish Line wins a grand prize of A$250,000.
The series was first aired on the Seven Network, who purchased the format rights to produce an Australian version in 2010 and (as of 2020) hold the Australian broadcast rights to the American version. The first two editions of the show aired in 2011 and 2012 were produced by activeTV, which also produced the Asian and Israeli versions of The Amazing Race, in association with ABC Studios. Following a hiatus in 2013, a third season titled The Amazing Race: Australia v New Zealand, which included New Zealand teams, aired in 2014 and was produced in-house by the network’s own Seven Productions. The show aired in New Zealand on TV2. The host for Seven’s iteration the show was actor Grant Bowler. Seven’s iteration of the show was not renewed for a fourth season.
In June 2019, it was announced the series would be revived by Network 10. 10’s iteration of the show is produced by Eureka Productions and hosted by former rugby league footballer Beau Ryan. The first edition of 10’s iteration, and the fourth season overall, aired in late 2019. 10’s second and the fifth season overall aired in 2021 and was set in Australia, following international travel restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The series was renewed for another season for 2022, which returned to the regular global travel format.