Ask The Leyland Brothers - Episode 1
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Documentary 25 minutes ~ Color
Mike and Mal Leyland, also known as The Leyland Brothers, were Australian explorers and documentary film-makers, best known for their popular television show, Ask the Leyland Brothers. The show ran on Australian television from 1976 until 1984.
Mike and Mal introduce the series and invite viewers to write in with suggestions for the series. Hundreds of letters received by the Leylands ask about traveling around Australia. A detailed look at how to prepare your vehicle and what to carry and not to carry on a round Australia trip is presented. This segment also covers special fitments which are useful for such vehicles. An example of the type of subjects expected to be covered in the series is given by a look at some fascinating sculptures made by William Ricketts at Pitchi Ritchi in Alice Springs. A look at a mountain in NSWwhich was once thought to be an active volcano.
Stars: Mike Leyland, Mal Leyland