Title Details

Changing Horizons

Illustrates why bushwalking is attracting more and more young men and women to leave the beaten tracks and venture into rugged mountain country.
Year : 1953 | Total Duration : 11 Minutes | Producer : Eric Thompson
VS city crowds in streets. VS bushwalkers in shorts carrying rucksacks walking along trails in Blue Mountains. MS bushwalkers through wildflowers of Western Australia and walkers in Tasmania through trees and over creek on suspension bridge. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 129591 | 1 min 44 secs | 1950s | Blue Mountains, NSW; WA; Tas. | © NFSA | Colour |
Waterfall in Lamington National Park. Walkers through forest of Warburton Ranges and WS of green hillsides of Mount Lofty, SA. Pair of men studying map on desk in office. VS group of bushwalkers preparing equipment for bushwalking. CUs packing rucksack. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 129592 | 1 min 23 secs | 1950s | Lamington National Park, Qld; Warburton Ranges, Vic; Mount Lofty, SA. | © NFSA | Colour |
WS over Blue Mountains and GS bushwalkers down bush track. MS pair of bushwalkers up rocky hillside and CUs studying rock formations. VS man abseiling down cliff in Blue Mountains with MS of belayer wearing field telephone. Abseiler entering cave. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 129593 | 1 min 40 secs | 1950s | Blue Mountains, NSW. | © NFSA | Colour |
Group of bushwalkers setting up camp by river. CU woman gathering river water in bag and man starting camp fire. GS tent. CU fire being put out with water and walkers studying map. VS bushwalkers preparing gear for river crossing wrapping boots and rucksacks in ground sheets and floating across river as walkers swim across clothed. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 129596 | 4 mins 25 secs | 1950s | Australia. | © NFSA | Colour |
WS pan Blue Mountains and VS bushwalkers clambering over clifftops Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 129597 | 1 min 4 secs | 1950s | Blue Mountains, NSW, Australia. | © NFSA | Colour |