Film and radio:

Short scenes  in RAW firnat from Michael Drury of Michael Smith's landing at Darwin or download from

Michael Smith's website notably this link which shows the Sea Bear in flight

Stefan Drury's Youtube posts and notably about a third of the way through (Michael's landing at Darwin)

also (Michael Drury's tribute flight Point Cook to Darwin, following the route of Wrigley and Murphy, who surveyed the route by air for the Smiths. has details on the documentary film produced by SBS mainly on the England to Darwin flight

Film of original flight

There is an excellent radio podcast on the Smith flight, downloadable from and featuing Australian astronaut Andy Thomas and South Australian author Lainie Anderson.