Superintendent Cobham (Frank Thring) tells (unseen) members of the press that Dan Morgan will not be tolerated if he returns to Victoria.
Morgan (Dennis Hopper) has been shot while stealing a horse. He is rescued by an outcast Aborigine, Billy (David Gulpilil), who nurses him back to health in the mountains.
This clip shows the crowd at what is probably the Melbourne Cup during the Spring Carnival of 1896.
Santa rides a tram down Bourke Street in Melbourne in 1959.
Jeanne Little interviews Australian musician Smoky Dawson and meets his beloved horse Flash, who is 31 years old.
Australia has a strong competitive record in performing well in equestrian events, where success depends on the skill of both rider and horse – and the intimate and profound relationship between th
Bill Roycroft (1915–2011) was a gold medal Olympic equestrian.
One of the most widely recognised examples of Australian film music is Bruce Rowland’s orchestral score for The Man from Snowy River (George Miller, 1982).
How did a New Zealand-born horse become one of Australia’s most loved and enduring icons?
The high point of the Melbourne Royal Agricultural Show each day is the Grand Parade.