Melbourne’s colourful history: Rare video reveals city life in the 1960s
From The Film Australia Collection. Made by The Commonwealth Film Unit 1966. Directed by Douglas White.
Episode 10 of the Life in Australia series. This series was made to encourage immigration to Australia and to highlight the various social activities, employment and educational opportunities and lifestyles of the various cities and regional centres throughout Australia.
This film shows an idyllic picture of life in the Victorian capital of Melbourne in the mid 1960s.