Esmond Gerald (Tom) Kruse MBE was born in Waterloo in South Australia on August 28th 1914 and died in Adelaide at the age of 96 on June 30th 2011.
‘Their deeds, lives and struggles have been etched into the national consciousness in film, photos, paintings, verse, sound and song. Men like William, Alex and Ken Crombie – Frank Booth, Billy James and Fred Teague – Allan ‘Seamus’ O’Brien, Max Bowden and Harry Ding - whip makers Alec Scobie and his drover, truck driving son Monty – and the men made famous worldwide by the movie The Back of Beyond, William Henry Butler and Tom Kruse’ – The Mailmen Back of Beyond
This double DVD was launched on the 100th anniversary of Tom’s birth.
Running time: 205 min