Cover image for 8Mm & 16Mm Films and related Audiotapes and Documentation
Series:
8Mm & 16Mm Films and related Audiotapes and Documentation
Series Number:
Access:
Open
Start Date:
01 Jan 1970
End Date:
31 Dec 1979
Source:
Tasmanian Archives
Creating Agency:
01 Jan 1938
How to Use:
Copyright assigned to State Archivist. Open access EXCEPTwhere there is aboriginal material which may have cultural sensitivities and in this case the appropriate aboriginal parties should be consulted.

Copies of this material have also been lodged with the Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery as part of the Sims Collection.
Series notes:
These records are part of the holdings of the Tasmanian Archives
Items:


Film - THE ABT SYSTEM - One of the final trips on the Strahan-Queenstown railway with good coverage of the route and operations
Film - CRADLE MOUNTAIN RESERVE - Includes Waldheim Chalet and walk through reserve
Film - CRADLE MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK WALKS - Walk through Park including huts and all major locations
Film - BLACK BLUFF- Climbing Black Bluff
Film -FRENCHMAN'S CAP and WALLS OF JERUSALEM- Walking and climbing in the South West
Film -GORDON RIVER CRUISE- On the boat "J Leem"
Film - LAGOON BAY TO DEVONPORT and GIPPSLAND LAKES- Boat repair and 1961 yacht race and lake sailing with some Melbourne scenery
Film - NATIVE AUTUMN- Bushwalking in the Lakes, native beech
Film - ROCK CLIMBING/MOUNT RAGOONA/SOUTH WEST TASMANIA- Outings of the North West Walking Club .
Film - TASMANIAN LAKE COUNTRY - "Great Lake" fishing scenes, "Western Lakes" HEC dam, Waddamana, snow
Film - TASMANIA'S MERSEY- The Mersey River catchment and tributaries, bushwalking, "Princess of Tasmania" sailing from Devonport
Film - WALKING FOR DISPLEASURE - Silent comedy on bushwalking
Film - WINTER IN THE MOUNTAINS-Includes aerial views of mountains
Film - TRIMS- Scenic shots and oddments including Tasmanan Devil not used in above productions
Film - ABORIGINAL CARVINGS- Produced for TAA (copyright now held by QANTAS) at Devonport featuring Peter Sims
Film-ABORIGINAL BARK PAINTINGS AND ROCK ART SITES-Mt Cameron, Sundown Point, Greene's Creek, Trial Harbour.
Film - ACRADLE MOUNTAIN- Snow, caves and upper Mersey Valley including "Peter C Sims presents Caverneering" shot at 16 fps
Film - FREYCINET NATIONAL PARK - Bushwalking and scenery
Film - THE WOOLNORTH SKULL - 1973 excavation. This film contains material which may have cultural sensitivities and in this case the appropriate aboriginal parties should be consulted before access to this film is granted
Film - THE WOOLNORTH SKULL - 1973 excavation. This film contains material which may have cultural sensitivities and in this case the appropriate aboriginal parties should be consulted before access to this film is granted
Film - RAPIDS AND STILL WATER - Canoeing on the Mersey
Film - PORT DAVEY - Aboriginal site. This film contains material which may have cultural sensitivities and in this case the appropriate aboriginal parties should be consulted before access to this film is granted
Film - TASMANIAN WILDERNESS - Preview version
Film - TASMANIAN WILDERNESS - Reel 1 of Part 1, Vision master
Film - TASMANIAN WILDERNESS - Reel 1 of Part 1, Sound master
Film - TASMANIAN WILDERNESS - Reel 2 of Part 1, Vision master
Film - TASMANIAN WILDERNESS - Reel 2 of Part 1, Sound master
Film - TASMANIAN WILDERNESS - Reel 1 of Part 2, Vision master
Film - TASMANIAN WILDERNESS - Reel 1 of Part 2, Sound master
Film - TASMANIAN WILDERNESS - Reel 2 of Part 2, Vision master
Film - TASMANIAN WILDERNESS - Reel 2 of Part 2, Sound master
Film - TASMANIAN WILDFLOWERS - Bush scenery and shots of wildflowers
Film - COMPILATION - "Mountain of Tin" and a shorter version of "Tasmania's Mersey" including mountains, forests, flowers, waterfalls and construction of an HEC village
Film - WARRAGARRA - Aboriginal site
Film - WEST COAST WILDERNESS - High Rocky Point Aboriginal site
Film - WINTER ASCENT - Walls of Jerusalem, climbing in deep snow
Film - GREAT LAKE SITE - Panoramas (not of lake) and close-ups of rock formations
Audio - THE BALLAD OF RODWAY HUT - Song celebrating construction of the "Scott/Kilvert Hut" at Lake Rodway
Shot lists for items 12, 16, 17, 32 and 33 and text of the "Ballad of Rodway Hut".
Scrapbook documenting the initial release of "Tasmanian Wilderness" including examples of posters
Correspondence, lists and sample stationery relating to the production and distribution of "Tasmanian Wilderness"