Billabong Band

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Billabong Band was an Australian television series which aired in 1957 on Melbourne station ABV-2, part of ABC Television. The series aired for four episodes, broadcast on 30 September, 14 October, 4 November, and 18 November. The series was a live program featuring Australian folk songs.[1] The series followed interview series People on the schedule.[2]

The episode broadcast on 4 November 1957 still exists as a kinescope recording, held by the National Archives of Australia.[3] (note: Kinescope recording, also known as telerecording, was an early method of recording live television in the days before video-tape)


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