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The Manly Ferry

Date: 1963
Medium: Acetate safety film
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Lesley Cherry
Object Copyright: © Department of Education Curriculum Directorate
Classification:Ephemera
Object Name: Film
Object No: 00047683
Related Place:Manly, Burwood,

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    Description
    'The Manly Ferry' is a black and white educational film strip produced by the NSW Department of Education, Visual Education Centre, Burwood, January 1963.
    SignificanceThe Manly Ferry is an iconic feature of Australians and tourists' experiences and memories of Sydney Harbour.
    HistoryThe Manly Ferry is an iconic feature of Australians and tourists experiences of Sydney Harbour and was the subject of this black and white film strip was produced by NSW Department of Education, Visual Education Centre, Burwood, in January 1963.

    The film comprises 27 still images with captions that follow two young girls trip on the Manly Ferry with their father. It was designed as a learning to read aid for infants schools and was shown widely in public schools in the 1960s and shown on a filmstrip projector.
    Additional Titles

    Web title: The Manly Ferry

    Assigned title: Black and white film strip featuring educational production The Manly Ferry

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