Title Details

Our Land Australia

A brief general view of Australia and the Australian way of life.
Year : 1972 | Total Duration : 12 Minutes | Producer : Donald Crombie
Director : Edwin Moses |
Crowds in street and sport stadium. Crane driver, VS miners. Schoolgirls on monkeybars, preschoolers, Aboriginal children. High shots Sydney in sunrise, aerials CBD. Houses in urban and suburban streets, apartment complexes. Milsons Point train station, passengers, expressway, hydrofoil, ferry, cars. VS electonic, iron, steel industries. Football, tennis, horse racing, cross-country skiing. Underwater reef, fish, clam. Surf Lifesaving parade, race, longboat, surfing, lifeboat. VS beaches, family eating chips. Aerials of Canberra, Anzac Parade to Parliament House, empty chambers. Canberra streets, fountain, embassies. Aerials over outback, road train, saltbush, windmil. Native birds, animals in the wild and zoo. Sheep, shearing, drover, cattle across river, wheat harvesting. Irrigation, dam. CUs fruit on trees and boxing, lettuce picking. Mine explosion, scoop loading ore, coal, coal train. Aerial coastline. Minerals, mines, loading ship, ships, tugs in harbour. Jet plane taking off.
Access No. 148564 | 12 mins 39 secs | 1970s | Australia | © NFSA | Colour |