Re-enacts the 1861 expedition of Burke and Wills, with emphasis on the return journey north across the continent of Australia. Relates the rigours and heartbreaks of the expedition, culminating in the deaths of the explorers at Cooper Creek.
How to watch
In ACMI's collection
Black and White
16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)
16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)
16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)