Above the gorge

Australia, 1972

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Episode of Series “Wild Australia”.
Studies of the Wedge-tailed eagle, Australia’s largest bird, on the Nullarbor Plain in Western Australia, where CSIRO scientists are researching the life-cycle of the eagle, and in Western Victoria where it is regarded as an efficient controller of rabbits. Cinematographer: Keith Taylor.

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Credits

director

Ken Taylor

producer

Robert Horne

production company

ABC

Duration

00:30:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1972

Appears in

Wild Australia

Group of items

Wild Australia

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

000060

Language

English

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Birds - Australia

Animals & Wildlife → Birds - Victoria

Animals & Wildlife → Birds of prey

Animals & Wildlife → Eagles

Animals & Wildlife → Wildlife conservation - Australia

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Nullarbor Plain (S. Aust. and W.A.)

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural history

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Wildlife conservation - Australia

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Places → Nullarbor Plain (S. Aust. and W.A.)

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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