A look at the first platypus born in captivity. Australia.
Item title reads - Happy event for Mrs P.
L/S of a platypus swimming with people watching. Commentator talks about it and we see C/U of its beak. M/S of a mother platypus with two babies. Various shots of a young platypus born and bred in captivity, it burrows, swims and feeds from a man's hand.