• Short Summary

    Australia's new Governor General takes official oath in Canberra. Good quality

  • Description

    Canberra, Australia

    LS. Convair taxing in on Fairbairn airfield Canberra. MS. Guard of Honour. LS. Convair taxiing to stop. LS. & MS. as Lord De L'Isle leaves, plane and is welcomed by Mr. Menzies pan as they walk over to waiting guests. MS. Lady De L'Isle leaves, plane and is welcomed by Mr. Menzies pan as they walk over to waiting guests. MS. Lady De L'Isle and Dame Patty Menzies. MS. as De L'Isle and Dame Patty Menzies MS. as De L'Isle enter car. LS. Parliament house. Various shots of De L'Isles family arrive at Parliament house. LS. Pan as New Governor arrives. MS. Governor taking salute from steps of Parliament House. Various shots of Senate Chambers and officials as Governor takes his seat. LS. & MS. Governor reading the declaration and signing Documents. High angle LS. as Governor leaves chambers. MS. Governor leaves the chambers and takes salute on steps. LS. & MS. Governor inspecting soldiers from Royal military College. LS. Pan as Governor drives away with police escort. (Comb. F.G.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2988.14
    Media URN:
    85650
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:59:00 / 01:40:14:00
    Canister:
    UN 3524 F

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment