• Short Summary

    New nuclear research centre opened near Sydney by Australian Prime Minister.

  • Description

    Lucas Heights, Australia.

    Title reads 'Prime Minister Opens Nuclear Research Centre'.

    GV. Lucas Heights near Sydney, showing Atomic Energy Commission nuclear research building, erected to house second nuclear reactor. MS. Australian Prime Minister Robert Menzies and his wife Pattie arrive and enter building. Various shots of Mr Menzies making short speech on how, not only Australians but all mankind, will benefit from the work being carried out at Lucas Heights. MS. Mr Menzies unveils wall plaque. Various shots of Mr Menzies looking around the research building at the newly installed equipment.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 03/04/1962.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2643.10
    Media URN:
    78697
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:46:00 / 01:23:49:00
    Canister:
    UN 3596 D

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