What You Might Not Know About TV Host Jamie Durie

Landscape designer Jamie Durie helped popularize the idea of the “outdoor room.” While millions have taken his advice, few people know that the charismatic TV host grew up in the Australian outback, a place that he says was “nothing but red dirt and powdered milk.”

Here, in this Oprah: Where Are They Now? interview, Jamie opens up about the rugged countryside of his youth, his pet kangaroo and what he learned about “true Australia.”

Don’t miss Oprah: Where Are They Now? Saturday at 10/9c on OWN.

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