Yachts leave Sydney Harbour on Hobart Race to Tasmania.
Title reads: "Race to Tasmania".
Hobart Yacht Race. Various shots yachts in Sydney harbour. M/S deck of yachts, pan up to show men at work on the sails. L/S sail being hoisted on yachts. L/S VIPs on a boat, waiting to watch the start. G/V the start of the race.
Various shots mass of yachts in harbour with "Astor" leading. L/S "Astor". C/U bow as it sweeps up and down in heavy seas. Panning shot yachts coming through Sydney harbour. L/S small yacht among the pack. Panning shot two crew members of yacht the "Winston Churchill" working to unfurl sail, pan up to show the sails.
L/S yacht "Solo" coming towards camera and into very big wave. L/S "Solo" breaking over the waves. Panning L/S as "Solo" comes through the heads. G/V as the yacht heads to the open sea. G/V from beach showing the mass of yachts out at sea.