Great parade and fireworks in Sydney marks 50th anniversary of state of Australia.
This is a short version of the newsreel story 'Australian Jubilee'. Long version of the story can be found on the same tape - Film ID 1439.07.
GV. Elevated shot, parade marching between crowds down Sydney street. LV. Flower bedecked float leading nurses in parade. SV. Pan, flower bedecked float rounding corner. LV. Elevated, army contingent in parade. LV. Towards and pan, lifeguard in parade. LV. Elevated, naval contingent in parade. LV. Naval contingent rounding corner. GV. Elevated, floats in parade. CU. 'Lest We Forget' tableau. SV. & CU. Towards, commercial radio tableau. SV. Elevated, fainting woman being assisted from crowd. SCU. Floral float. SCU. Wool tableau. LV. Ship in harbour firing numerous rockets. CU. Firework exploding in air at night. LV. Rockers in flight. LV. Firework rockets exploding in air. CU. Rocket cascading in air. LV. Rockets being sent up from ship. SV. Pan up fireworks trails. CU. Pan up fireworks trail. CU. Rocket cascading. LV. Rocket trails in air. SV. Numerous fireworks bursting in air. LV. Ship firing fireworks. Ship with illuminated rigging passing in foreground.
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