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Australia Today – Fort Denison: [Pinchgut]: A Relic of Early Sydney (1939)

This newsreel looks nostalgically at the history of Fort Denison, a fortified island in Sydney Harbour, and its place in Sydney’s military and cultural heritage.

Length: 10 minutes 35 seconds

Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1 (Academy)

Featured in the Australia Today collection

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National Film and Sound Archive

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