Darwin: Doorway to Australia, 1949

Title:
Darwin: Doorway to Australia, 1949
NFSA ID:
13968
Year:
1949
Category:
WARNING: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are advised that the following clip may contain images and voices of deceased persons
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This footage presents Darwin in 1949, still recovering from Japanese attack during the Second World War, but showing signs of building activity. The film highlights the general life of the town and also explains plans to make Darwin a model city.