This film presents the variety and vigour of a nation still developing. Includes sequences of travel on the famous Indian Pacific railway between Port Pirie and Kalgoorlie, the nomad aircraft coastal surveillance, the gasfields of Moomba, and the Sepeltsfield wine-growing area in the Barossa Valley
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