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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  1. ^ https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=EFIRAAAAIBAJ&sjid=UZUDAAAAIBAJ&pg=3785%2C3606204
  2. ^ https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=yEBVAAAAIBAJ&sjid=4JQDAAAAIBAJ&pg=3502%2C1513075
  3. ^ http://recordsearch.naa.gov.au/SearchNRetrieve/Interface/DetailsReports/ItemDetail.aspx?Barcode=60107431

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