An old town is flooded to create a lake behind a dam in Australia.
Unissued / Unused material -
Title reads: "Water To Cover Old Town". Australian voiceovered newsreel material.
VS In large valley the old town of Jindabyne with its broken down buildings which will soon be flooded by water. A large lake from a dam will cover the whole area. VS The towns' people celebrate the flooding by dressing up in old costumes and fooling about. VS New modern houses and a church in the town of New Jindabyne which is near the old town but further up the valley.
(Comb. F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 30/05/1967.