• Short Summary

    People rescued from flooded areas in Wagga and Geelong in Australia.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unclear or unknown.

    Australian newsreel titles read: 'Devastating Floods in Two States'.

    New South Wales and Victoria, Australia.

    In Wagga and surrounding district we see aerial views of swollen river, flooded town of Wagga. Army Dukw in flood water. General views of flood scenes. Homeless refugees queuing for and getting food at communal food centre. L/S of people being rescued from roof of building.

    Intertitle reads: 'Barwon on Rampage at Geelong'.

    In Geelong, Victoria, we see general views of flooded area. L/S of Anson aircraft on flooded aerodrome. L/S of horse being rescued. Shots of refugees being brought back to land by Dukw. Aerial views of flooded area with title 'Cinesound Review The End'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2602.13
    Media URN:
    70007
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:40:00 / 01:32:27:00
    Canister:
    UN 2452 A

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