• Short Summary

    Good shots of water fowl at bird sanctuary in New South Wales.

  • Description

    Macquarie Marshes, New South Wales, Australia.

    General shot of woods with lake in foreground. General shot of woods with two men riding horses through it. General shot of birds on bushes. C/U of birds on bushes - they are Ibis. C/U of nests. Various C/Us of eggs hatching. C/U of parent birds and nests. More shots eggs hatching and nests. L/S of birds taking flight. C/U of man looking at sky. Shot of birds in sky. Shot of water snake in lake. M/S of man on horse. M/S of birds reflected in lake. Shot of birds in sky. Various shots of birds taking flight. C/U of lizard at foot of tree. C/U of nest. C/U of lizard on tree. L/S of bird flying low over marshes. Shot of bird in sky.

    Birds are mainly water fowl - swans, ducks, coots and divers, as well as ibis.

    Note: see paperwork for newspaper and magazine articles about stories in NP 189.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1243.04
    Media URN:
    34029
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/04/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:28:00 / 01:10:34:00
    Canister:
    NP 189

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