• Short Summary

    Australians celebrating the start of the tuna fishing season.

  • Description

    Port Lincoln, Australia.

    Title reads 'Fishing Fleet Blessed at Spectacular 'Tunarama''.

    LS. Looking across Port Lincoln, South Australia, from high angle. MS. Two girls onboard one of the small fishing boats admire a large tuna fish. These girls will take part in a quest to find Miss Tunarama. Various shots of a procession of gaily decorated fishing boats moving past camera. Crowd celebrating the start of the tuna season. MS. Section of crowd waving from harbour. MS. Fishing boats lined up in the harbour. MS. Dean of Adelaide performs the ancient ceremony of blessing the fleet. MS. Section of crowd on harbour front.

    (F.G. Comb.)

    Date found in the old record - 02/03/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2643.03
    Media URN:
    78690
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:05:00 / 01:09:53:00
    Canister:
    UN 3595 C

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