• Short Summary

    New South Wales Surfing Competition won by Bob Brown.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused Material -

    Title reads: "Championships: Surfin' At Avalon. (By courtesy of CBS Records The Atlantics play 'The Crusher')". Australian voiceovered newsreel material.

    Avalon Beach, New South Wales, Australia.

    VS Crowds of surfing enthusiasts gather at Avalon Beach to watch championships. VS Surfers competing and the main competition is between Bob Brown and ex- champion Midget Farrelly. As these two ride in they both come to grief and finally Brown wins.

    (Comb. F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 09/04/1964.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    3169.06
    Media URN:
    89033
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:28:00 / 01:14:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 3888 F

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