Bushcraft

New Zealand, 1955

Film
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Before setting out on a camping trip, careful planning is necessary. The film demonstrates the choice of equipment, the proper food and clothing required and how a rucksack should be packed. For the trip itself, other hints include the various ways to cross a river, finding the route, marking the trail, building a fire and the correct handling of firearms.

Credits

production company

New Zealand National Film Unit

Language

English

Duration

00:26:00:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

31586

Subject categories

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Outdoor education

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Firearms - Safety measures

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Outdoor education

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Outdoor recreation - Safety measures

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Camping

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Outdoor education

Short films

Short films → Short films - New Zealand

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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