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Roof of Australia

Australia, 1958 (MIFF 1958, Programme 6)

Director: Geoffrey Collings

In the winter snow of the Australian Great Divide the men of the Snowy Mountains Scheme go on with their work &ndash: surveyors and hydrographers skiing across the mountain tops, bulldozers and giant transports working below the snowline.

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