In 1939, British noblewoman Lady Sarah Ashley (Nicole Kidman) arrives in Australia to take charge of a vast cattle ranch. There, she meets a rugged individual known only as "the Drover" (Hugh Jackman) who has been assigned to help her manage the ranch. Despite their very different upbringings and lives, the two forge a relationship against the backdrop of the rugged Australian wilderness and the coming storm of the Second World War.
The following weapons were used in the film Australia (2008):
Single Action Army
Smith & Wesson Model 10
An Australian policeman draws his Smith & Wesson Model 10 and shoots a feral dog.
Nambu Type 14
A Nambu Type 14 is used by a Japanese officer.
Winchester Model 1895
Drover (Hugh Jackman) carries a Winchester Model 1895 lever-action rifle in the carbine configuration. According to the film's armorer, John Bowring, the Model 1895s used in the film were chambered in .303 British, which was among the most popular sporting calibers in many of the British Commonwealth nations for many decades.
Lee-Enfield No. 1 Mk III*
Several Australian soldiers and various other characters use Lee-Enfield No. 1 Mk III* rifles.
Alexander Henry 450 3" Double rifle
Neil Fletcher (David Wenham) uses the butt of his double rifle to knock Lesley "King" Carney into the crocodile infested swamp waters.
Arisaka Type 38
Japanese soldiers are armed with Arisaka Type 38s on Mission Island.
An Australian soldier is briefly seen carrying a Lewis Gun.
A disheveled Anti-Aircraft Gun can be seen after the bombing of Darwin.