Territory Stories

Drive-in theatre

Details:

Title

Drive-in theatre

Photo number

PH0422/0047

Collection

Chrissie Paspalis Collection.; PictureNT; PictureNT

Date

0000-00-00

Location

Nightcliff,

Description

The Paspalis Drive-in theatre which was the largest privately owned one in Australia.The building in the centre comprised a projection room, milk bar, and toilets. In front of the building were kept deck chairs for patrons without cars. Trucks, buses and large vehicles used to park at the back and cars in front of them. The ticket office was midway between the gate and the projection building. This picture was taken when the theatre opened in approximately 1965-66.

Notes

Date: Unknown

Subject

Motion picture theatres

Digital format

3774 x 5000 pixels : 48bpp ; 110.59Mb.

Format

1 photograph : b&w ; 11.7 x 15.5 cm

File type

image/tiff.

Use

Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)

Copyright owner

Library & Archives NT

License

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/31262

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/31262

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https://hdl.handle.net/10070/310889; https://hdl.handle.net/10070/310890