A survey of Australia’s national radio network and the programs it provides. The network consists of transmitters in the metropolitan areas of the Commonwealth; regional relay transmitters and Radio Australia. The ABC broadcasts a total of 1000 hours of programs every day in the year (1954); various departments compile these programs - News, Sporting, Talks, School Broadcasts etc. The film includes behind-the-scene shots of such programs as Dr Floyd’s Music Lovers’ Hour, Kindergarten of the Air, The Country Hour, Blue Hills and The Village Glee Club. Compered by Rupert Chance.
Australian National Film Board