• Short Summary

    Sir Robert Menzies attends opening ceremony for Lake Burley Griffin in Australian capital.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Title reads: "Aquatic Display. PM Opens Canberra's Lake". Australian voiceovered newsreel material.

    Canberra, Australia.

    BGV Various of large Lake Burley Griffin which is a new main feature in Canberra. VS Fast flowing small river which supplies the lake. VS Australian Prime Minister Sir Robert Menzies attends opening ceremony of lake and a special plaque. VS Yachts and dinghies out on the lake. VS At night fireworks.

    (Comb.F.G.) Old record suggests that material dates from around 25/10/1964.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3113.11
    Media URN:
    87869
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:00:00 / 01:37:29:00
    Canister:
    UN 3950 B

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