Royal Flying Doctor Service: Broken Hill

Australia, 1978

Film
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Looks at the activities of the section of the Royal Flying Doctor Service based at Broken Hill in outback New South Wales. Presents a dramatisation in which a doctor joins the service and is given an introduction to the operational methods of the Broken Hill Base. The vast outback area which must be covered and the people who are the potential patients are made known to the new doctor.

Credits

producer

Ron Hannam

Don Murray

director

John Shaw

production company

Film Australia

Language

English

Duration

00:22:00:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

28072

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Rural conditions

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Rural conditions

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Rural conditions

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Rural conditions

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Aeronautics in medicine

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Medical care - Australia

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Medicine, Rural

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Rural health services - Australia

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Aeronautics in medicine

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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