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Commonwealth Bank – Willie Wombat: Waste Not Want Not (c.1939)

Willie Wombat was produced by Eric Porter – Australia’s first career animator – to promote the Commonwealth Savings Bank of Australia’s School Banking program.

Length: 9 minutes

Original aspect ratio: 1.33:1 (Academy full frame)

Production company:


National Archives of Australia

NAA title number: C264, 1534757

Education Resources:

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