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Snowy Hydro – The Snowy Mountains Scheme (1952)

Interesting as an early document on the Snowy Hydro scheme, it’s an unabashed celebration of the entire endeavour, depicting it as a model of postwar reconstruction.

Length: 10 minutes

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

Featured in the Snowy Hydro collection

Original classification rating: not rated

Production company:


National Archives of Australia

NAA title number: A5688, 1478651

Education Resources:

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