A short portrait of the tourist town of Cowra and its thriving farming economy.
Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.
Australian newsreel item. Title reads: "Cowra. New Tourist Centre For New South Wales".
Cowra, near Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Aerial view of Cowra, a tourist resort 200 miles from Sydney. Various shots, Cowra and its tourist attractions. Various shots, the Japanese and the Australian war cemetery, side by side. Various shots, Wyangala Dam, very dry from a recent drought, under reconstruction. Various shots, a tractor working in a field and Moroccan grass seed being cultivated. Aerial shots, flying over cultivated fields growing vegetable crops of beetroot, cabbage and asparagus. LS, MS and CU Two farm workers surveying a crop of beetroots. LS The Cowra cannery. Various shots, stockmen looking at their flock of Dorset Horn and Poll Dorset sheep in pens at Stoneybrook stud. Various shots, the plane providing Cowra with a daily service to Sydney taxiing and taking off. Aerial view of Cowra.
Note: Date on original record: 05/06/1966. Australian commentary.