• Short Summary

    Australian Henley-style regatta on River Yarra.

  • Description

    Full time reads: "December is summer time 'down under' and our Australian cousins have just held their Henley-on-the-Yarra Regatta - almost replica of our own".

    Melbourne, Australia.

    Panning shot taken from boat, of crowds picnicking on banks of River Yarra. River boats decorated with flowers, and in some case models of castles, are moored by bank. L/S of canoes and punts travelling up river. Panning M/S of people in a canoe - the two men row whilst the ladies relax under their parasols. L/S of rowing eights racing down river. Panning shot more beautifully decorated river barges.

    Cuts exist - see separate record.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    662.20
    Media URN:
    26522
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/12/1926
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:19:00 / 01:35:43:00
    Canister:
    G 1357

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