Sydney to Hobart 600 miles yacht race in Australia.
Title reads 'Big Yacht Race Begins Brilliantly'.
Start of the Sydney to Hobart ocean yacht race of 600 miles. Various shots of competitors preparing their craft before the race. MS. A sail being rigged. LS. A view of Sydney harbour bridge with yachts passing beneath it. Various shots of the yachts leaving for the beginning of the race heading towards the ocean. Various good shots of yachts racing at sea.
Date found in the old record 19/01/1948.