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Zig and Zag (Australian performers)

Index Zig and Zag (Australian performers)

Jack Perry (1917 – c. April 2006) and Douglas "Doug" McKenzie (22 March 19184 August 2004) — were an entertainer duo from Melbourne who were known and billed professionally as the clown act, Zig and Zag. [1]

51 relations: Australian Associated Press, Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Australian Centre for the Moving Image, Battle of Singapore, Bert Newton, Changi, Cinderella (musical), Derryn Hinch, Dimboola (1979 film), Division 4, Federation Square, Frank Thring, Good Friday Appeal, Herald Sun, Homicide (Australian TV series), HSV (TV station), Indecent assault, Jimmy Edwards, Kate Ceberano, King Street Bridge (Melbourne), Macquarie Sports Radio 1278, Magistrates' Court of Victoria, Matlock Police, Melbourne Cup, Molly Meldrum, Moomba, National Archives of Australia, National Film and Sound Archive, National Library of Australia, Pantomime, PDF, Peters Ice Cream, Prisoner (TV series), Prisoner of war, Rennie Ellis, Rodgers and Hammerstein, Royal Children's Hospital, RSN Racing & Sport, Screen Australia, Slapstick, Stan Rofe, State Coroner (TV series), State Library of Victoria, Television in Australia, The Age, The Australian Women's Weekly, The Salvation Army, Today Tonight, Tommy Steele, Tracee Hutchison, ..., TV Week. Expand index (1 more) »

Australian Associated Press

Australian Associated Press (AAP) is an Australian news agency.

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Australian Broadcasting Corporation

The Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) founded in 1929 is Australia's national broadcaster, funded by the Australian Federal Government but specifically independent of Government and politics in the Commonwealth.

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Australian Centre for the Moving Image

The Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI) is Australia's national museum of film, video games, digital culture and art – situated at Federation Square, Melbourne.

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Battle of Singapore

The Battle of Singapore, also known as the Fall of Singapore, was fought in the South-East Asian theatre of World War II when the Empire of Japan invaded the British stronghold of Singapore—nicknamed the "Gibraltar of the East".

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Bert Newton

Bert Newton, AM, MBE (born, Albert Watson Newton 23 July 1938), is an Australian media personality.

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Changi

Changi is a planning area located in the East Region of Singapore.

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Cinderella (musical)

Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella is a musical written for television, with music by Richard Rodgers and a book and lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II.

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Derryn Hinch

Derryn Nigel Hinch (born 9 February 1944 in New Plymouth, New Zealand) is an Australian senator for Victoria and media personality, best known for his work on Melbourne radio and television.

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Dimboola (1979 film)

Dimboola is a 1979 Australian independent film directed by John Duigan about a country wedding reception.

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Division 4

Division 4 is an Australian television police drama series made by Crawford Productions for the Nine Network between 1969 and 1975 for 301 episodes.

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Federation Square

Federation Square is a venue for arts, culture and public events on the edge of the CBD of Melbourne.

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Frank Thring

Frank William Thring (11 May 1926 – 29 December 1994) was an Australian character actor in radio, stage, television and film.

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Good Friday Appeal

The Good Friday Appeal is an annual fundraising activity on behalf of the Royal Children's Hospital, in Melbourne, Australia.

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Herald Sun

The Herald Sun is a morning newspaper based in Melbourne, Australia published by The Herald and Weekly Times, a subsidiary of News Corp Australia, itself a subsidiary of News Corp. The Herald Sun primarily serves Victoria and shares many articles with other News Corporation daily newspapers, especially those from Australia. It is also available for purchase in Tasmania, the Australian Capital Territory and border regions of South Australia and southern New South Wales such as the Riverina and NSW South Coast, and is available digitally through its website and apps. In March 2009, the paper had a daily circulation of 530,000 from Monday to Friday.

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Homicide (Australian TV series)

Homicide (1964-1977) is an Australian television police procedural drama series made by production firm Crawford Productions for the Seven Network.

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HSV (TV station)

HSV is a television station in Melbourne.

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Indecent assault

Indecent assault is an offence of aggravated assault in some common law-based jurisdictions.

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Jimmy Edwards

James Keith O'Neill Edwards, DFC (23 March 19207 July 1988) was an English comedy writer and actor on radio and television, best known as Pa Glum in Take It From Here and as headmaster "Professor" James Edwards in Whack-O!.

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Kate Ceberano

Catherine Ceberano (born 17 November 1966) is an Australian singer who performs in the soul, jazz, and pop genres, as well as in film and musicals such as Jesus Christ Superstar.

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King Street Bridge (Melbourne)

The King Street Bridge takes King Street over the Yarra River in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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Macquarie Sports Radio 1278

Macquarie Sports Radio (call sign: 3EE) is a commercial radio station in Melbourne, Australia owned by Macquarie Radio Network.

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Magistrates' Court of Victoria

The Magistrates' Court of Victoria is the lowest court in the Victorian court system, with the County Court of Victoria and the Supreme Court of Victoria respectively judicially higher.

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Matlock Police

Matlock Police is an Australian television police drama series made by Crawford Productions for the 0-10 Network (now known as the Ten Network) between 1971 and 1976.

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Melbourne Cup

The Melbourne Cup is Australia's most prestigious annual Thoroughbred horse race.

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Molly Meldrum

Ian Alexander "Molly" Meldrum AM (born 29 January 1943) is an Australian music critic, journalist, record producer and musical entrepreneur.

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Moomba

Moomba (also known as the Moomba Festival) is held annually in Melbourne, Australia.

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National Archives of Australia

The National Archives of Australia is an Australian Government agency that collects, preserves and encourages access to important Australian Government records.

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National Film and Sound Archive

The National Film and Sound Archive of Australia (NFSA) is Australia’s audiovisual archive, responsible for developing, preserving, maintaining, promoting and providing access to a national collection of copies of film, television, sound, and radio audiovisual materials and related items.

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National Library of Australia

The National Library of Australia is the largest reference library in Australia, responsible under the terms of the National Library Act for "maintaining and developing a national collection of library material, including a comprehensive collection of library material relating to Australia and the Australian people." In 2012–13, the National Library collection comprised 6,496,772 items, and an additional of manuscript material.

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Pantomime

Pantomime (informally panto) is a type of musical comedy stage production designed for family entertainment.

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PDF

The Portable Document Format (PDF) is a file format developed in the 1990s to present documents, including text formatting and images, in a manner independent of application software, hardware, and operating systems.

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Peters Ice Cream

Peters Ice Cream is an Australian ice cream brand, now a subsidiary of European food firm R&R Ice Cream.

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Prisoner (TV series)

Prisoner is an Australian soap opera set in a women's prison, Wentworth Detention Centre, which was located in the fictitious Melbourne suburb of Wentworth.

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Prisoner of war

A prisoner of war (POW) is a person, whether combatant or non-combatant, who is held in custody by a belligerent power during or immediately after an armed conflict.

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Rennie Ellis

Reynolds Mark "Rennie" Ellis (11 November 194019 August 2003) was an Australian social and social documentary photographer who also worked, at various stages of his life, as an advertising copywriter, seaman, lecturer, and television presenter.

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Rodgers and Hammerstein

Rodgers and Hammerstein refers to composer Richard Rodgers (1902–1979) and lyricist-dramatist Oscar Hammerstein II (1895–1960), who together were an influential, innovative and successful American musical theatre writing team.

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Royal Children's Hospital

The Royal Children's Hospital (RCH) is a major children's hospital in Melbourne, Australia.

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RSN Racing & Sport

RSN Racing & Sport (ACMA callsign: 3UZ) is an Australian radio station in Australia.

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Screen Australia

Screen Australia is the Australian Federal Government's key funding body for the Australian screen production industry.

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Slapstick

Slapstick is a style of humor involving exaggerated physical activity which exceeds the boundaries of normal physical comedy.

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Stan Rofe

Stanley "Stan" Rofe (30 May 193316 May 2003) was an Australian rock'n'roll disc jockey and music news reporter.

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State Coroner (TV series)

State Coroner was an Australian television series screened on Network Ten in 1997 and 1998.

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State Library of Victoria

State Library Victoria is the central library of the state of Victoria, Australia, located in Melbourne.

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Television in Australia

Television in Australia began experimentally as early as 1929 in Melbourne with radio stations 3DB and 3UZ, and 2UE in Sydney, using the Radiovision system by Gilbert Miles and Donald McDonald, and later from other locations, such as Brisbane in 1934.

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The Age

The Age is a daily newspaper that has been published in Melbourne, Australia, since 1854.

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The Australian Women's Weekly

The Australian Women's Weekly, sometimes known as simply The Weekly, is an Australian monthly women's magazine published by Bauer Media Group in Sydney.

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The Salvation Army

The Salvation Army is a Protestant Christian church and an international charitable organisation structured in a quasi-military fashion.

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Today Tonight

Today Tonight is an Australian current affairs television program produced by the Seven Network.

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Tommy Steele

Tommy Steele, (born Thomas Hicks, 17 December 1936) is an English entertainer, regarded as Britain's first teen idol and rock and roll star.

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Tracee Hutchison

Tracee Hutchison is a writer and TV and radio broadcaster.

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TV Week

TV Week is a weekly Australian magazine that provides television program listings information and highlights, as well as television-related news.

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Doug McKenzie (Australia), Doug McKenzie (clown), Jack Perry (clown).

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zig_and_Zag_(Australian_performers)

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