STK-ID 39405

Sequence on river safari on Boyne River in the Australian outback; BOATING SHOTs of riverboat (0:09). Various shots of crew onboard preparing fish to be used as crab bait, setting bait into cages, shots of them setting cages in river, harvesting large mud crabs, showing one to camera (3:50). CUs of crabs being plunged into pail of iced water, being cooked in steamer on board (1:18). Shots of guests lunching on crab as crew shows them various kind of fish they have caught, showing fish to camera (1:11). Late afternoon BOATING SHOTs pacing river boat returning to port (1:08). BOATING SHOT passing dense vegetation on riverbank, shot of small flock of white birds perched in trees (1:12).


Excerpt from
Boyne Island
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio