The Barrier Reef

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Duration: 30 minutes

David Attenborough begins his journey in search of birds of paradise at the Great Barrier Reef, discovering the fish, molluscs, sea anemones and birds that live among the coral.

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Sun 10 Nov 1957 21:30 BBC Television Service

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  • Sun 10 Nov 1957 21:30 BBC Television Service

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