Great National Parks of Australia

Australia, 1990

Film
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Australia has some of the most spectacular and diverse parks in the world. This documentary explores six, capturing the beauty, history and man’s impact on the area. The parks featured are: Daintree National Park, Great Barrier Reef, Kosciusko National Park, Western Tasmania, Kakadu National Park, Uluru National Park. This journey into the most treasured areas of Australia’s heritage draws the viewer into a fascinating exploration of the relationship between landscape and the indigenous animals, local mythology, and turbulent political and social history of each park.

Credits

director
producer

John Richardson

production company

Film Australia

Kestrel Films & Video (Australia)

Duration

01:00:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1990

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

36650

Language

English

Audience classification

G

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Wildlife conservation

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Australia - Description and travel

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Kakadu National Park (N.T.)

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Kosciusko National Park (N.S.W.)

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Travel

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Conservation of natural resources

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Kakadu National Park (N.T.)

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → National parks and reserves - Australia

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural history

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Wildlife conservation

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Feature films

Feature films → Feature films - Australia

Places → Great Barrier Reef (Qld.)

Places → Kakadu National Park (N.T.)

Places → Kosciusko National Park (N.S.W.)

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Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

MPEG-1 Digital File - 2MB Rate; Copy

VHS; Access Print (Section 1)

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