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    Henley-on-Yarra, Australia.

    Henley-on-Yarra, Melbourne, stages its regatta on the river Yarra. LS. A view of skiffs racing down the river, framed in the foliage of trees. Various shots showing boats full of spectators make their way leisurely up river. Various shots of the boat races. Several shots of the Scottish piper playing as the children perform Highland dance. MS. Life savers sit ready on the bank. MS. A beauty parade. CU. The winner of the beauty contest, who becomes the Henley girl. Various shots of magnificent firework displays over the river. Lighted barges add to the gaiety.

    Note - year in paperwork 1946.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    63568
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2138.14
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:36:00 / 01:45:58:00
    Canister:
    UN 1649 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 1649 A
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
    WorkSpaces
    Melbourne Selection
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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