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Torres Strait Islands (Parts 1 and 2) (Part 2) ; Sydney Tower [electronic resource]: Falls Creek ; Norfolk Island

Looking Glass Pictures
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
In this episode, explore the unique culture of the Torres Strait Islands, north of Queensland's Cape York. Learn about wedding feasts and traditional dancing and celebrations. Travel to the Victorian Alps for a weekend of skiing, sledding, sliding, and good old-fashioned fun on the snow at Falls Creek. Try diving, riding, kayaking, and bird watching. Take in the views of Sydney from the city's highest tower.
Release Date
2008
Run Time
30 min.
Language
English
Rating
6 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on April 13, 2013.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Related Title
Falls Creek.
Norfolk Island. (Part 2)
Sydney Tower.
Series
Travel Oz (Series 1)
Travel Oz
Series Statement
Travel Oz ; Series 1
Contents
  • Torres Strait Islands (2:48)
  • Friday Island (1:53)
  • Torres Strait Islands Celebrations (3:16)
  • Torres Strait Island Wedding (3:43)
  • Falls Creek (5:01)
  • Norfolk Island (3:26)
  • Norfolk National Park (2:33)
  • Sydney (3:42)
  • Credits: Torres Strait Islands (Parts 1 and 2) / Falls Creek / Norfolk Island (Part 2) / Sydney Tower: Travel Oz (0:33)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c2008.
Publisher no.
  • 50372s Films Media Group
  • 50375 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (30 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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