Aborigines of the Northern Territory: scouting outpost

Australia, 1972

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Scouting has become an important activity among young Aboriginal children of Maningrida on the Arafura Sea in Northern Australia. In 1964 a school teacher introduced scouting, and its popularity led to the growth of the movement to include Cubs, Rovers and Guides. Young people from eleven tribes in the area are involved.

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producer

Frank Bagnall

production company

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

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director

Bob Kingsbury

Duration

00:07:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1972

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