1954, 10 Minutes
A portrait of the sub-tropical city of Brisbane, Queensland.
Queensland's capital is famous for its warm summers and mild winters, contributing to a way of life with a more leisurely tempo. This portrait of Brisbane includes footage of the University of Queensland under construction, its sub-tropical parks and gardens and the exotic night life enjoyed by its citizens.
An Australian National Film Board Production. © 2011 National Film and Sound Archive of Australia.
Producer: Eric Thompson
Director: Hugh McInnes
Running Time: 10 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.