• Short Summary

    Tourists cross Australia in the first Westlander sightseeing tour

  • Description

    Australia

    TOURISTS CROSS AUSTRALIA FROM EAST TO WEST.

    Title Page: "To Perth and Beyond". Cameraman Phillip Donoghue. Cinesound Review.
    V.S. Group of tourists meeting some aborigines on the Nullabour Plain, one waves a boomerang at camera and another smokes. M.S. Aborigines waving goodbye to the coach. V.S. Inside and out of the Westlander Tour coach carrying the tourists across the plains of Western Australia. V.S. A schoolteacher teaching his lessons over the radio. He has pictures of some of his class around his wall. V.S. The tourists look around the mine where early gold rush days are still remembered. M.S. Statue of Paddy Hannan on corner of street in Kalgoorlie, he discovered the gold fields. V.S. Around Rottnest Island which still has gun emplacements barracks and a jail from the last war. V.S. Small marsupial animals called Quockers, a tourist feeds one of them. L.S. Lighthouse.

    (Comb. F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3220.03
    Media URN:
    90068
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:24:00 / 01:07:17:00
    Canister:
    UN 4179 C

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