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A Film Australia production in association with Pacific Films.

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The Australians At Work website was produced for Film Australia’s Educational Production Initiative by Pacific Films and Ether Multimedia.

Ether Multimedia

Film Australia is a company owned by the Australian government.

The Australians At Work web site team


for Pacific Films:

Producer: Ron Saunders
Content Director: Nicola Woolmington
Additional Music: Angela Little

Study Modules devised by Australian Teachers Of Media (ATOM)
Coordinator: Peter Tapp
Writers: Robert Lewis, Terry Hastings, Pennie Stoyles, Andrew King


for Ether Multimedia:

Site Director, Designer and Programmer: Thomas Ashelford
Production Manager and Developer: Ingrid Spielman
Assistant Producer and Developer: Jayda Tham
Additional Graphic Design: Crina Belevi


for Film Australia:

Executive Producer (Education): Chris Warner
Production Coordinator (Education): Aida Innocente
Production Secretary: Michelle Clarke

Research: Film Australia Library
Digital Transfers: Peter Litton
Marketing & Distribution: Lucy Milne, Kirsten Tilgals, Jacqui Stone, Kym Druitt, Jackson Pellow
Accounting: David Stalder

Thanks to:
Simon Lake, Mike Lynch, Lee Burton, Charlie Fox, Mary Cath Togolo

For permission to use footage, thanks to:
The Fairwear Campaign for Outwork - A Vietnamese Refugee’s Story
Moira Kelly for Helping Children in War-Torn Countries
H. Anenden for the segment Dream People in Indigenous Health Workers