Captain Cook bridge is opened by Sir Eric Woodward, race to be the first over takes place.
Australian commentary, transcript on file.
VS. of the old car ferry that has been carrying cars and people across the George's River for 41 years. Cars waiting to board and shots of it in mid-stream. VS. Sir Eric Woodward performs the opening ceremony by cutting the ribbon of a new bridge that will span the George River. MS. People start to run across the bridge to be the first across. GV. of the new Captain Cook Bridge.