No, that line I wrote (That's why every...) is definitely the chorus. In fact, the first verse is:
They say the heart's a lonely hunter always searching for a home In every soul there is a hunger to find the place where it belongs I came to this land as a stranger year by year the deep love grew Chorus That's why every road I travel leads always back to you
I managed to transcribe a couple of verses off of a hideous recording I made while driving. The song is all about Eric's love of Australia.