Camels and the Pitjantjara

Camels and the Pitjantjara cover

Roger Sandall

Jun, 1969
Category: 
History
Product type: 
DVD
ISBN: 
9780855756185
Available: 
Yes
Audience: 
Secondary, Tertiary
Duration: 
45 minutes

The camel was introduced into central Australia in the early days of European penetration. The Pitjantjatjara (Pitjantjara) have tamed and used the camels as pack animals to facilitate their traditional patterns of movement. This film follows several families as they travel the MacDonnell Ranges.

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