Aborigines of the Northern Territory: scouting outpost

Australia, 1972

Film
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Scouting has become an important activity among young 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 First Nations peoples in the area are involved.

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director

Bob Kingsbury

producer

Frank Bagnall

production company

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

Cinesound Movietone

Duration

00:07:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1972

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