Cockatoo Circus

Title:
Cockatoo Circus
NFSA ID:
15059
Year:
1949
Category:
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This Cine Service production from 1949 shows Australian stockman Peter Miller with his well-trained sulphur-crested cockatoos performing a remarkable series of tricks, including the cockatoo merry-go-round, high wire and piano playing.

The cockatoos performed in front of packed houses of mesmerised children at the Melbourne exhibition building. 

Production company:
Cine Service