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Bird Life of the Territory

A poetic study of the bird life of the Northern Territory, where at least a third of Australia's total bird species may be seen.
Series : Northern Territory Contact | Episode : 10 | Year : 1981 | Total Duration : 5 Minutes | Producer : Malcolm Otton
Director : Ian Walker |
Sunset over Kakadu, silhouette geese flying. Ducks on water . Water birds and geese including egrets, brolgas in flight. Men in small boa. Two pelicans taking off from water and in flight. Flock of geese feeding. Ibis and spoonbills feeding. Egrets/Brolgas taking off and in flight, in long grass. Pelican swimming. Flocks of birds on water in wetlands and pelicans in flight. Two men in boat, one taking photographs. Heron? in tree. Flock of pied geese? New born chick on ground. Brolgas / Egrets on ground and flock taking off. Bird of prey in flight. Pied geese? landing. Silhouette commorant against orange sunset sky. Silhouette ducks on golden lit water. Clouds in orange sky.
Access No. 126575 | 4 mins 50 secs | 1980s | Kakadu, NT, Australia | © NFSA | Colour |