The Queen and Prince Philip attend State Ball held at Parliament House in Canberra.
GV exterior, floodlit Parliament House. STV interior, guests arriving and mounting stairs. SCU. Guests mounting stairs. SCU Mr Robert Gordon Menzies, Prime Minister of Australia, and his wife Mrs Menzies mounting stairs. SV Governor General Sir Slim arriving. GTV exterior, Royal car arriving. SV Royal Cypher and Crown. STV Royal party enter Parliament House. SV Queen Elizabeth II and Menzies mounting stairs. SCU Duke of Edinburgh and Mrs Menzies come towards as guests bow. GTV guests dancing. LV Royal Party with Menzies sitting this one out.
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