• Short Summary

    Leaping monkeys at Melbourne Zoo and camel rides on a beach near Sydney, Australia.

  • Description

    Titles read: "MONKEY ISLAND".

    Melbourne, Australia.

    At Monkey Island in Melbourne Zoo we see various shots of monkeys being let out of cages and scampering all over their enclosure. Crowds of people watch the leaping monkeys. Cut to a beach at Ramsgate near Sydney where a baby camel is walking along with his mother. Adult camels give rides to people along the beach. Much laughter and merriment, and a yappy dog running along behind. C/U of a camel yawning.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1204.29
    Media URN:
    15608
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/07/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:22:00 / 01:55:00:00
    Canister:
    PT 539

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