Australian beach life guards compete in surf carnival in Sydney.
Full title reads: "Australia. Whilst we shiver ... Sydney revels in first gay surf carnival of the Season."
Shots of procession of teams of beach life guards from various parts of Australia. The teams march about carrying flags and wearing fairly old fashioned beach wear.
Shots of beach rescue competition. The life guards run out down the beach. Good shots of life guards paying out rope over their heads. Shots of life guards rowing small boat out through waves. They then speed back in to shore.
Swimmers race down beach to start sea swimming contest. The winner comes in and runs up the beach.