Australian Fashion 1970's
In and around Sydney 1970's
It's the 1970s in the Ferrone household & that means flared pants, mustaches & lots of orange. It's the decade of the women's movement and Carol gets a job while Julian and Peter are introduced to the world of the 'Ocker'.
In the 1970s, the Ferrone's humble cornerstore has transformed to be more like today's mixed business convenience store. The hours are long and competition is fierce.
Developments in technology over the last 200 years have changed the way we live, work and play. Travel back in time with the Ferrones as they try their best to adjust to life without modern technology.
What do magpies, dugongs, goannas, yams, pie floaters, European vegetables and swans have in common? This clip explains, as animated pair Norman and Miranda serve up a timeline of Australian culinary history – from millennia before British settlement across more than two centuries since colonisation, to the multitude of influences on today’s cuisine.
From polite persuasion to radical activism — the birth of the modern environment movement in Australia.