The Islands: Watery Outposts of Australia

Australia, 1985

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Episode of Series “Fauna”.
A visually stimulating look at a wide variety of Australian island habitats and wildlife, both above and below the tide line. Aerial, surface and underwater photography explores the world of the birds, reptiles, mammals and fish that inhabit the islands and coral reefs. Prominently featured is one of Australia’s natural wonders - the Great Barrier Reef.

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