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SANDCASTLE COMPETITION

Sandcastle Competition (1942)

A look at some of the ornate designs in the sandcastle competition at...

ELEPHANT RACE IN AUSTRALIA

Elephant Race In Australia (1964)

Elephant Cup in Brisbane. Good quality.

SCHOOLBOYS BAKE A CAKE - BRISBANE

Schoolboys Bake A Cake - Brisbane (1963)

Schoolboys baking a cake in Brisbane, Australia.

600 GALLONS A MINUTE

600 Gallons A Minute (1943)

Firemen displays at the Brisbane River and in Sydney.

MOONIE-LYTTON OIL PIPELINE NEARS COMPLETION

Moonie-Lytton Oil Pipeline Nears Completion (1963)

Laying of the Moonie-Lytton pipeline in...

THE TRAMS OF BRISBANE

The Trams Of Brisbane (1967)

Shots of the trams in operation in Brisbane.

TEST MATCH CROWD

Test Match Crowd (1962)

Cricket crowd shots.

PLENTY OF

Plenty Of "Pull" (1932)

A goldfinch pulls on strings to get food and water into his cage.

WELCOMED VISITORS aka WELCOME VISITORS

Welcomed Visitors AKA Welcome Visitors (1941)

American sailors meet Australian soldiers and chat up...

GRACIE FIELDS ARRIVES IN BRISBANE

Gracie Fields Arrives In Brisbane (1945)

Gracie Fields arrives to Brisbane, Australia.

BRISBANE SHOW

Brisbane Show (1940)

Cows, bulls and horses are shown off at an agricultural show in Australia.

TELEPHONE RECORDER issue title is UP AND DOING

Telephone Recorder Issue Title Is Up And Doing (1939)

A device that attaches to telephones which...

Selected Originals - FIRST TEST

Selected Originals - First Test (1962)

Material relating to newsreel story FIRST TEST - 62/100.

KOALA BEARS

Koala Bears (1967)

Baby koala bear at Brisbane Zoo. Australia.

 BRITAIN KEEP ASHES

Britain Keep Ashes (1962)

International rugby league test at Lang Park, Brisbane: Britain beats...

Selected Originals - FIRST TEST

Selected Originals - First Test (1962)

Material relating to newsreel story FIRST TEST - 62/100.

FIRST TEST MATCH

First Test Match (1936)

Cricket - Australia play England in the first test match at Brisbane, Australia.

LARGS BRISBANE QUEEN CROWNED

Largs Brisbane Queen Crowned (1939)

Footage of the crowning of the Largs Brisbane Queen in Scotland.

LARGS CROWNS ITS BRISBANE QUEEN

Largs Crowns Its Brisbane Queen (1949)

A Scottish town has a great ceremony to honour an ancient...

WHERE ONE SLIP IS THE LAST

Where One Slip Is The Last (1934)

A group of hikers climb up Glass House Mountain in Brisbane,...

LARGE AUSTRALIAN BULL

Large Australian Bull (1937)

The Australian voiceover describes this animal as the biggest bull in the...

WATER HYACINTH issue title - BACK TO THE FRONT

Water Hyacinth Issue Title - Back To The Front (1937)

Water hyacinths block River Brisbane and...

GLOBE MAP FOR THE BLIND aka GEOGRAPHY FOR THE BLIND

Globe Map For The Blind AKA Geography For The Blind (1939)

An inventor helps blind children learn...

TRAILER PUMPS

Trailer Pumps (1942)

A new powerful fire pump trailer is tested in Brisbane, Australia.

A HOUSE OF SHELLS

A House Of Shells (1964)

A Australian couple decorate their house with thousands of shells.

AUSTRALIA BRISBANE PIPELINE FOR OIL SUPPLY

Australia Brisbane Pipeline For Oil Supply (1963)

Japanese fighter brings pipeline for Australian...

 PRINCESS ALEXANDRA SEES ROYAL REGATTA

Princess Alexandra Sees Royal Regatta (1959)

Princess Alexandra sees Royal Regatta in Queensland,...

 DAWN FRASER WINS 100 HUNDRED METRES TITLE

Dawn Fraser Wins 100 Hundred Metres Title (1961)

Dawn Fraser wins 100 metres swimming race at...

 BRISBANE AGRICULTURAL SHOW

Brisbane Agricultural Show (1962)

Australian newsreel about cattle show, High Commissioner Sir...

 CORAL TO MAKE CEMENT

Coral To Make Cement (1962)

Coral used to make cement, near Brisbane, Australia.

AUSTRALIA'S DAVIS CUP VICTORS HOME  aka AUSTRALIA: DAVIS CUP WINNERS HOME

Australia's Davis Cup Victors Home AKA Australia: Davis Cup Winners Home (1964)

Captain...

FIRST TEST MATCH AT BRISBANE

First Test Match At Brisbane (1936)

Cricket - Australia play England in the first test match at...

FRANK NICKLIN DOCK OPENED

Frank Nicklin Dock Opened (1967)

Queensland Premier Frank Nicklin opens dock in Brisbane.

REPTILES FOR PETS

Reptiles For Pets (1963)

Australian boys have several reptiles as pets.

LARGS

Largs (1936)

The Brisbane queen is crowned in Largs, Ayrshire, Scotland.

LOVE ON WHEELS

Love On Wheels (1932)

Australian motorcycle fans travel to their wedding on a decorated bike with a a...

ANOTHER

Another "Link" In The Empire "Air Chain" (1933)

A large air liner comes in to land in Australia...

US DESTROYERS VISIT AUSTRALIA

Us Destroyers Visit Australia (1941)

American sailors chat up the girls on their visit to Brisbane,...

BRISBANE AGRICULTURAL SHOW

Brisbane Agricultural Show (1937)

Cattle and horses on display at Agricultural Show in Australia.

R.A.F. RECORD FLIERS ARRIVE AT BRISBANE

R.A.F. Record Fliers Arrive At Brisbane (1938)

Squadron Leader Kellett leads the team of Royal Air...

THE ASHES - BRISBANE. AUSTRALIA aka THE FIRST TEST

The Ashes - Brisbane. Australia AKA The First Test (1946)

Cricket - Australia beat England in the...

SCOUTS CELEBRATE CENTENARY

Scouts Celebrate Centenary (1958)

Scouts celebrate birthday of Baden-Powell with jamboree in...

Selected Originals - FIRST TEST

Selected Originals - First Test (1962)

Material relating to newsreel story FIRST TEST - 62/100.

AUSTRALIAN CALL UPS - 1940 aka AUSTRALIAN CALL US

Australian Call Ups - 1940 AKA Australian Call Us (1940)

Australian call ups leave Brisbane for...

BRISBANE CATTLE SHOW

Brisbane Cattle Show (1946)

The first agricultural show in Brisbane, Australia, since 1941.

AUSTRALIA aka THE FIRST TEST

Australia AKA The First Test (1946)

Cricket - Australia beat England in the first test. Australia.

AUSTRALIAN YACHT RACE

Australian Yacht Race (1963)

Australian yacht race.

WOMAN FLIES PACIFIC

Woman Flies Pacific (1963)

Australian woman welcomed home after lying over Pacific.

KOALA BEAR SANCTUARY

Koala Bear Sanctuary (1963)

Children playing with koala bears in 'Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary'.

SECOND WORLD WAR SHIP HONOURED

Second World War Ship Honoured (1964)

World War II ship Krait becomes Australian National Memorial.