1961, 22 Minutes
Promoting the delights of Perth, Western Australia, this film depicts a typical sunny day in the capital city in the early 1960s.
With its mild winters and hot dry summers Perth’s climate allows its citizens to enjoy a year-round outdoor lifestyle. Sports, from bowling and athletics to sailing and surfing are embraced enthusiastically by all age groups.
© 2011 National Film and Sound Archive of Australia.
Director: Ian Dunlop
Narrators: Malcolm Otton, John Croyston, Ian Dunlop
Running Time: 22 Minutes
Classification: Exempt from classification
Curriculum Links: Australian History, Cultural Studies, English 'Australian Identity: Social Life and Customs', HSIE/SOSE 'Exploring Australian National Identity', Media, Tourism and Leisure.