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 'Spirit of Progress' was the name given the train that ran from Melbourne to Sydney. 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
Referenced in Breach
That's the Way Boys are
Written by Mark Barkan
and Ben Raleigh
Performed by Lesley Gore See more