Australian Minister Mr. Hulme speaks to scientists in California using radio signals.
Unissued / unused material.
Australian newsreel item.
America speaks to Australia via the moon. Woomera, Australia.
CU radio telescope at Woomera. MS men at control panel. CU screen showing pictures of the moon. CU men at control panel. CU radio telescope. CU television screen showing the moon. MS Mr. Hulme, Australian Minister of Supply, listening. We hear voice of Californian scientist being beamed from USA to the moon and then to Australia. CU radio telescope. CU Mr. Hulme speaking through microphone (natural sound) - he greets the scientists and comments that the voice sounds like it's coming from an ordinary telephone line. MS two technicians at controls. MS bowl of the radio telescope. CU picture on screen showing the moon. LS radio telescope.
Date on dope sheet is 02/03/1961.