A Moving Picture – Transport

A half-century ago this is how we got around! Maybe for some of you it feels like yesterday. Indeed, in some ways our transport modes have not changed very much.

This short film takes a look at transport in Tasmania during the late-1960s. How do you think we’ll be getting around in another fifty years’ time?


Tas That Was is a column that includes anecdotes and vignettes of life in Tasmania in the past, as well as historical photographs of locations in Tasmania.

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