Footage of the Redex car trials from Darwin to Sydney.
Redex car trials. Australia.
Various shots of the Cinesound Review car moving along dusty roads in Southern Australia Shots of some of the drivers involved at Tennents Creek including Jack Jeffreys and Jack Davies. Various shots of the Australian outback. L/S of Australian cameraman and other sitting under large rocks. L/S of the small town of Alice. More shots of car moving along dusty roads.
CU Australian cameraman. LS Car pulling into Kingoonya. LS Car along dusty road. LS Car passing a broken down car. LS and GV Lake Hart. LS Tyres being changed on car by floodlight. LS Car at night being checked by security guards in the Woomera rocket area. LS Car along dusty road. LS Car driving over dried up river bed. LS Approaching Adelaide road sign.
LS A camel watching cars passing. LS Aborigines waving. LS Cars negotiating bumpy road. MS Kipling boys waving. LS Car driving through small town. LS Crowds waving (from travelling car). LS Cars travelling through night. MS Car through a crowd at night. CU Mrs.Conway. CU Road sign. LS Car driving up at check point and leaving. LS Montage of cars passing camera in wooded country.
LS Cars driving through woods. LS Two cars stranded in water. LS Car arriving at time point. LS Crowds in Sydney street. LS Australian Kipling arriving. MS Crowd scenes. LS Crowd applauding car. LS Other cars arriving in. LS Cinesound camera crew on car arriving. LS Cars pulling in, including the winner Ken Tubman. (F.G.)
Cataloguer's note: Australian Cinesound Review item.