Episode of Series “Australia today”.
Social and economic changes in the Western Highlands of Papua New Guinea as demonstrated in the construction of an airstrip at Lake Kopiagu and the first Mount Hagen Show. Credits include Stanley Hawes, Frank Bagnall, Maslyn William, Shan Benson, Dennis Hill and Robert Gibbs.
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