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Australia on the Silver Screen: The Shiralee

Past Event

Sunday, 19 March 2017 - 2pm to 3:45pm

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
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