• Short Summary

    Shots of the Sydney to Hobart yacht race.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Australia. Yachts Race To Tasmania"

    Shots of the Sydney to Hobart yacht race.

    SV of starter boat yacht race Sydney Harbour cannon fires for start of race. Camera pans to yachts lined up. SV of yachts on the move at Sydney Harbour. SV No 38 Astor on the move. SV Smaller craft under way. CU of yacht under way. Aerial view of yacht leaving the harbour. LV Yachts under way. Aerial view of yacht rounding a headland they are now well strung out. Aerial view of yacht Astor lying 7th. Aerial view of Tasman Light, the entrance to Storm Bay. Air view of yacht under way. SV of the yacht Lorita Maria as she nears the harbour. GV of Constitution Dock. SV of yachts tied up in Constitution Dock crowds watch from pier. SV of the crew of the Astor and Freya being congratulated on board their yachts. SV of crew. SV of yachts tied up in dock, pan to show the name Freya on the mast of the yacht.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:25:00 / 01:41:45:00

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