• Short Summary

    British evacuees stop off in Cape Town on their way to safety in Australia.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Half Way To Australia".

    Cape Town, South Africa.

    MS of British evacuee children coming ashore at Cape Town from ship that will eventually take them on their final destination to Australia.

    VS of the children playing games, having races and eating sweets, also collecting books from Mrs Smuts.

    MS of line of children walking across harbour on way back to their ship, with table mountain in the background.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1061.19
    Media URN:
    21246
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/11/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:05:00 / 01:25:16:00
    Canister:
    40/93

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