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Author: Roger Clarke; Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia.
Publisher: Australia : Film Australia, 2004.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : PAL color broadcast system : English : 50th Anniversary edView all editions and formats
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"This double DVD set celebrates the life and times of Australia's best known outback mail man Tom Kruse. Every fortnight he battled isolation, heat, sand dunes and floods to deliver mail and supplies to the families along the Birdsville Track from Marree to Birdsville. Produced to co-incide with the 50th anniversary of the release of The Back of Beyond"--Back of container.
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Named Person: Dave Burge; Tom Kruse
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Clarke; Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia.
OCLC Number: 271060074
Notes: Collective title from container.
Distributed by: Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia.
Credits: Writer, Roger Clarke; director, Roger Clarke ; producer, Keith Webb.
Performer(s): Narrator, Ian Doyle.
Target Audience: Rated: G.
Description: 2 videodiscs (DVD) (185 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: PAL, Region 4.
Contents: The back of beyond --
Last mail from Birdsville : the story of Tom Kruse --
The outback mailmen --
The postman.
Other Titles: Postman.
Countrywide (Television program)
Australian story (Television program)
Last mail from Birdsville.
Outback mailmen.

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"This double DVD set celebrates the life and times of Australia's best known outback mail man Tom Kruse. Every fortnight he battled isolation, heat, sand dunes and floods to deliver mail and supplies to the families along the Birdsville Track from Marree to Birdsville. Produced to co-incide with the 50th anniversary of the release of The Back of Beyond"--Back of container.

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