• Short Summary

    The Queen Mother sees a surf carnival and visits an Australian family in their home.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Cinesound Review Title - "The Queen Mother sees - Thrilling Royal Surf Carnival".

    North Steyne, New South Wales, Australia.

    High angle shots of bathers in sea. LS Queen Mother (formerly Queen Elizabeth) meeting lifesavers. CU Queen Mother smiling. LS Queen Mother accompanied by Judge Curlewis walking to dais. MS Children waving flags. BV Queen Mother walking onto dais and talking to Judge Curlewis. Life savers marching. CU Queen Mother and Judge Curlewis seated on dais. High angle shots of Life savers carrying banners marching toward Queen Mother. SV Queen Mother talking to Judge. Various shots of surf boats breaking through waves with cut-ins of Queen Mother watching. LS Crowd. Queen Mother being assisted down steps by Judge Curlewis and helped into waiting Landrover. LS Crowd, pan to Queen Mother in Landrover.

    Title reads: "Australian Family Has A Royal Visitor".

    Villawood, Sydney, Australia.

    LS Crowd. Various shots of streets in suburb of Villawood, as Queen Mother is driven past. LS Queen Mother accompanied by Albert Andrew and family, along path lined with people, Queen Mother accepts a bouquet from neighbour and enters the cottage. CU Queen Mother talking with Mrs Andrew. MS Queen Mother admiring the kitchen. GV Crowd, pan to Queen Mother coming out of cottage. MS Crowd. SV Queen Mother talking to woman holding a baby in crowd, she then makes her way through rest of crowd.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:58:00 / 01:43:28:00
    UN 3070 C

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