• Short Summary

    Steve May and his pet eagle in Warrandyke, and Surfing Championships at Manley. Australia.

  • Description

    Item title reads - News from Australia.

    Warrandyke. L/S as eagle 'Sparticus' flies onto Steve May's arm, he rescued him 7 months ago. C/U of the eagle. L/S as the eagle flies from his arm and across the field. M/S as Steve gets piece of rabbit meat from his pocket. C/U as the eagle flies onto his arm to get the meat. C/U of the eagle being hosed down. C/U the bedraggled looking eagle sitting on shed roof.

    Manley. Various shots of the crowded beach. L/S boy in the Junior Championships coming in on surfboard on very flat surf. Various shots Kevin Brennan coming in on surfboard. M/S Peter Drouyn the winner of Junior Championships coming in on board. C/U man watching. Various shots Nat Young coming in on surfboard in the Senior Championships. L/S as another entrant comes in on board but falls into wave. Various shots Midget Farrelly coming in on board. M/S as Farrelly walks to winner's rostrum. C/U Farrelly holding Cup.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:42:00 / 01:54:24:00

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