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Australia on the Silver Screen: The Shiralee
1957, 95 mins
Digitally restored edition with soundtrack
A swagman looking for work in 1940s Australia suddenly finds himself carrying an extra burden- a ‘shiralee’- in the form of his five year old daughter.
Australia on the Silver Screen series includes the following:
- The Overlanders – Sunday March 5
- Eureka Stockade – Sunday March 12
- The Shiralee – Sunday March 19
- Siege of Pinchgut - Sunday March 26