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Australia Today – Lucky Strike at Larkinville, WA and other segments (1938)

Segments in this newsreel cover gold prospecting in Western Australia; deadly Australian snakes; and proposals for the extension of pub drinking hours.

Length: 11 minutes 31 seconds

Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1 (Academy)

Featured in the Australia Today collection

Production company:


National Film and Sound Archive

Education Resources:

education content clip 1, 2, 3