Aborigines of the Northern Territory: scouting outpost

Australia, 1972

Film
Please note

Sorry, we don't have images or video for this item.

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.

Credits

production company

Cinesound Movietone

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

director

Bob Kingsbury

producer

Frank Bagnall

Language

English

Duration

00:07:00:00

Colour

Colour

Please note: this archive is an ongoing body of work. Sometimes the credit information (director, year etc) isn’t available so these fields may be left blank; we are progressively filling these in with further research.

Cite this work on Wikipedia

If you would like to cite this item, please use the following template: {{cite web |url=https://acmi.net.au/works/75958--aborigines-of-the-northern-territory-scouting-outpost-a/ |title=Aborigines of the Northern Territory: scouting outpost |author=Australian Centre for the Moving Image |access-date=15 April 2021 |publisher=Australian Centre for the Moving Image}}