• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip continue their tour of New Zealand.

  • Description

    Item title reads - The Royal Progress in New Zealand.

    L/S Wellington harbour. M/S launch boat, L/S crowds. M/S showing choppy water. M/S as Queen Elizabeth II is helped out of launch followed by Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. C/U's Queen and Duke, they get into waiting car. C/U girl waving Union Jack flag. M/S Queen and Duke waving as car drives through streets. L/S street in Wellington. M/S schoolchildren waiting in Athletic Park. M/S two girls looking through binoculars. Various shots as the Queen and Duke stand up in back of Land Rover as they drive past people in the arena. M/S excited children. C/U of the Queen's personal standard. M/S small girl presenting bouquet to Queen. Various shots of boys and girls jumping on trampolines watched by royal party in the background. M/S's as large dog runs around trying to join in, he jumps up with his front feet onto the trampoline, pan to a boy jumping, pan back to dog. M/S dog watching. M/S crowds watching.

    L/S Frazer Park park. M/S's as six sheep shearers show their skill on stage at the Golden Shears competition. M/S Queen watching. L/S as camera pans across the men shearing the sheep. L/S as a woman throws the wool onto a table. M/S as another sheep is dragged out and sheared. C/U judge, pan down to his stopwatch. M/S completed fleeces. M/S's blindfolds being put on the men before they shear the next lot of sheep. M/S Queen watching. M/S as camera pans along the line. M/S as women collect the coats. L/S crowds. L/S man modelling woollen coat for Queen and Duke at show later on. M/S's woman in woollen top. M/S Queen watching. M/S two more models. M/S winning design, a white woollen sheath dress and coat. C/U pan down dress. M/U as Queen presents award to winning designer. M/S people applauding. M/S as two sheep are brought onto catwalk. L/S crowds outside New Zealand Parliament. M/S as they wait for Queen to open special session there. L/S as they walk up steps. L/S people inside. M/S as officials walk up aisle. L/S Queen and Duke following, M/S of them. M/S Queen watching. C/U Duke. M/S as she is handed a piece of paper.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:15:00 / 01:44:10:00

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment