• Short Summary

    Australian motorcycle fans travel to their wedding on a decorated bike with a a convoy of friends.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Australia. 'Love on Wheels' Brisbane couple, both enthusiastic motor cyclists, stage 'first Motor Bike Wedding in the World'."

    Brisbane, Australia.

    Three men sit on their motorcycles. They lead off a procession featuring a motorcycle decorated as a wedding cake. (The voiceover calls it a wedding bell and says that the bride and groom are travelling beneath it.) Lots of people on motorcycles follow the wedding party. The bride is Miss Irene Johnson, the groom is Fred Robinson, President of the Chevron Motor Cycle Club.

    Closer shot of the wedding being enacted beneath a canopy. Two children look out at the camera as the wedding takes place behind them.

    The voiceover hopes there won't be any breakdowns!

    The wedding party gathers next to the wedding bell.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    689.30
    Media URN:
    5290
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/12/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:24:00 / 01:42:25:00
    Canister:
    32/97

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