Wildlife wonderland

Australia, 1960

Film
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A lighthearted study of the wildlife of Central Australia and tropical Queensland. Shows several varieties of lizard, goannas and snakes in the desert, the many kinds of brilliant birds - cassowaries, jabirus and water birds, parrots and bower birds - found in the rain forest. Unusual sequences are the courting dance of the brown snake, the dance of the brolgas and a fight between a kookaburra and a snake.

Credits

producer/director

Harold J. Pollock

director

Harold J. Pollock

Language

English

Duration

00:17:05:00

Colour

Colour

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