Title Details


A view of two forms of the sport of gliding.
Series : Outlook | Year : 1975 | Total Duration : 14 Minutes | Producer : Don Murray
Director : Antonio Colacino |
Kite shadows across sand and man getting into harness of hang-glider. Man taking flight from grassy slope. Man riding air currents in hang-glider over sea. Other hang-gliders taking flight one with in attached seat with coast and headlands in background. Hang-glider reflected in woman's sunglasses. Striped hang-glider over camera. Several hang-gliders flying over sea and spectators sitting on chairs and gathered on headland watching. Air to air of hang-glider flying over sheer cliffs. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 136826 | 2 mins 51 secs | 1970s | Australia | © NFSA | Colour |
Hang-glider with additional tail and wheels attached to frame taking off. Air to air shots. Hang-glider over Long Reef beach, reef and headland. Small boy on beach pointing up to hang-gliders overhead. Hang-gliders hovering over camera. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 136827 | 1 min 48 secs | 1970s | Long Reef, Sydney, NSW, Australia | © NFSA | Colour |
Two men flying remote controlled plane from headland. Hang-gliders and plane flying. Shadow from hang-glider over sand and children running down track. Dog running along sand chasing hang-glider as it comes in for landing. Hang-gliders practising taking off and landing in large sandy area with people helping to control the hang-glider by hanging onto attached ropes. Hang-glider on cliff top tethered down but rising slightly in wind. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 136828 | 2 mins 4 secs | 1970s | Long Reef, Sydney, NSW, Australia | © NFSA | Colour |
Gliders pushed onto air field from hangar. Glider body out of trailer. Pilots in glider cockpits. Controls, wings and flaps. Men give signals for glider to be pulled behind plane. Gliders lifting off ground. Gliders in air. Small girl at small picnic table. Woman crocheting in car. Woman reading. Young girl blowing windmill toy. Men giving hand signals to planes. Glider along ground POV glider. Glider being towed in air. Tow rope being released. Glider in flight. Air to air shots of glider flying over dams and fields. Glider doing 360 degree loops in air. People pushing gliders into hangars. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 136830 | 6 mins 45 secs | 1970s | Australia | © NFSA | Colour |