Miss Australia visits Whitby and English people set off for a new life in Australia.
Full title reads: "Whitby. In Capt. Cook's Footsteps".
LV Whitby. SV Alderman Cox, Mayor of Whitby and Miss Australia 19 yr. old Miss Margaret Hughes pan to old pirates' graves. CU Grave stone. CU Miss Australia. MV Captain Cook's House. CU Nameplate - 'Captain Cook's House'. MV Interior Miss Australia and dignitaries in kitchen of Captain Cook's house. SV Miss Australia being shown picture by old woman.
LV Pan Miss Australia arriving at Staithes fishing village. CU Pan woman wearing fishwives' bonnets. MV Miss Australia signing autographs. CU Miss Australia.
Intertitle reads: "Southampton".
LV SS New Australia (former Monarch of Bermuda) at quayside (for super sub.) LV crowd lining barriers of emigration shed waiting to go on board the Australian bound liner. CU Young Scottish man pan down tartan luggage. LV Cranes loading SS "New Australia" MV Pan emigrants queuing to go aboard. CU People aboard. MV Emigrants lining ship's rails. LV New Australia leaving.