From the Film Australia Collection. Made by the Commonwealth Film Unit 1962.
Deborah Mailman set out in 2006 with one of Australia’s best-known Olympians, gold medallist Cathy Freeman, to meet remote Aboriginal communities from Broome to Arnhem Lan
The interior of the Ambassadors Theatre in Perth, Western Australia showing seating in the upper circle.
The story behind the 'Official Film of the Busy Bee, May 10th 1914’, a record of a community working bee to repair a Perth roadway.
A conversation with Paul Barron, who helped launch the careers of many actors including Heath Ledger and Nicole Kidman.
Some sort of federation of the Australian colonies had been suggested as early as 1846.
Ferocious political struggles over the shape of the new nation continued to the eleventh hour.
At a working bee held in May, 1914, to repair the main road between Cottesloe and North Fremantle, W.A., there are scenes of the workers congregating in St George's Terrace ready for work; Views o
Gustav Kovacs Home Movie, Migrating to Western Australia, 1951.
Construction of the Perth to Coolgardie Water Scheme is a story of personal tragedy, political rivalries, corruption and trial by media that nearly tore apart Australia at the moment of its birth.
Dr Charles Gower was delighted to watch himself in a government documentary, 45 years after it was filmed.