To be a scout

Australia, 1959

Film
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On his 11th birthday a boy graduates from being a cub to being a boy scout. The various activities of his first year of scouting are shown. These include his first camp, a trip to the Grampians and finally a bicycling camp in Tasmania. The training that scouts receive in disclipine, handicraft and nature study is brought out in the film.

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Credits

producer

Ros Trayford

Duration

00:23:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1959

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

010991

Language

English

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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