Koalas and lyre birds

United Kingdom, 1963

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Episode of Series “Two in the Bush”.
The naturalist and author, Gerald Durrell, watches koala being caught and transferred from one reserve to another to save them from starvation. We also see lyrebirds in Sherbrooke Forest and visit a wild life sanctuary on the Gold Coast of Queensland.

Credits

production company

British Broadcasting Corporation

Duration

00:25:02:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1963

Appears in

Two in the Bush

Group of items

Two in the Bush

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

011259

Language

English

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Koala

Animals & Wildlife → Lyrebirds

Animals & Wildlife → Wildlife conservation - Australia

Animals & Wildlife → Wildlife management

Animals & Wildlife → Wildlife refuges

Animals & Wildlife → Zoology - Australia

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural history

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

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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