During the year 1962, a young prepubescent boy in rural Austrailia watches painfully as his best friend and first love, an older girl, blossoms into womanhood and falls for a thuggish rugby player, setting off a chain of events that irreversibly changes the lives of everyone involved. Written by
It was incredible. It was the year that changed everything. Forever.
Did You Know?
The poem read by the teacher is "Train Journey" by Judith Wright. See more
When Danny and Freya stand on the line watching the train pass, the crew's image is reflected in the shiny side of the train carriages. See more
References The World of Suzie Wong
Written by Joe Sherman
and Paul Anka
Performed by Paul Anka See more