The Reef at Michaelmas Cay

Australia, 1970

Film
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Shows a party of divers exploring marine life at Michaelmas Cay, a Great Barrier Reef island near Cairns. Includes scenes of giant clams, razor fish, stone fish, butterfly cod, moray eels, and green turtles.

Credits

producer

Douglas B. Steen

production company

Douglas Steen Productions

Language

English

Duration

00:10:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

27809

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Marine biology

Animals & Wildlife → Marine ecology

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Coral reefs and islands

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)

Childrens Films

Childrens Films → Children 6-12

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Coral reef ecology

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Coral reefs and islands

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Marine ecology

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural history

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Diving, Submarine

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Marine biology

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Marine ecology

Places → Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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