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Wide West

Australia, 1955 (MIFF 1956, Australiana)

Director: Jenny Blackwood

A general survey of Western Australia. Incidents include airmail delivery to outback stations, oil drilling at Exmouth Gulf and shots of Jarrah and Karri forests.

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