Shots of the Australian cricket team leaving on liner Montrose.
Title reads: "Australia's Test Team leave for home in C.P. Liner Montrose".
Panning shot of cricket team, dignitaries and various travellers. Intertitle reads: "Miss Sybil Thorndike presents "Consolation" Cup... for having to leave those cherished ashes behind." M/S of actress presenting cup - presumably to Australian team captain. L/S of liner leaving port and shots of spectators waving the ship off.
Note: original item held in cricket can 14. AH 2001.