Material related to newsreel story "Queen Down Under" - 63/19.
Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Queen Down Under" - 63/19.
This item is filmed in Technicolor.
Various shots of the crowds at Flemington racecourse. Some great hats seen. Queen Elizabeth II watching the race through binoculars from royal box. Queen presenting Mrs Mary Thompson with trophy after the race, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, standing behind her. More shots of the crowd and horses. Queen and Duke talking to the people after the race.
Several shots of the river Yarra and the crowd waiting for the Queen's barge to arrive. Queen and Duke leaving the bank on arrival.
Various long shots of Melbourne, buildings, busy streets, people walking around etc. Several top shots of Melbourne.