Educational film about how far aviation has come since Lawrence Hargreaves.
Note: This item has been shot in several locations.
L/S of the cliff tops looking out over the Tasman Sea. L/S of large memorial engraving to aviator Lawrence Hargreaves. Several L/S's of reproduced models of Hargreaves kites. L/S of aborigine throwing a boomerang. Library footage and various shots of the great aviators of the past including good footage of Bert Hinkler and Sir Charles Kingsford-Smith. M/S's of men working on aeroplane engines in a factory in Australia. M/S of the Fairy Battle taking off. Several shots of the plane in flight. L/S of Hargreaves memorial. L/S's of Australian bombers in flight with stills of famous aviators from the past superimposed.
Note: Name on old record was Lawrence Hargrave.