Cockatoo Circus (1949)

Title:
Cockatoo Circus (1949)
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. 

Narrator:
John Masters