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HNL 1088 : Aboriginal Mission - Outback Transport - Banquet Speech

Men with teams of donkeys pulling wagons. The Ô Inland Mail' of North West Australia, running once per month.
Access No. 123350 | 8 secs | 1920s | WA, Australia Kimberley Region | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
Enclosed and open early cars driving through outback. Large donkey teams pulling loaded wagons through countryside, Aboriginal teamsters and women leading donkeys. Donkey team rescuing bogged camel team on Panton River. Donkey team rescuing bogged car.
Access No. 123352 | 2 mins 29 secs | 1920s | Kimberley Region, WA, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |
Royal Empire Society Banquet. Men giving speeches, large circular microphone, people standing for toast, dining. Orchestra. Men operating ABC Radio 2FC recording and broadcasting equipment. CU on telephone exchange switchboard. CU of AWA speaker. Large cruise ship crowded with people, crowds watching military parade on Pitt Street. Possibly Empire Day Celebrations. (partly mute)
Access No. 123353 | 2 mins 59 secs | 1930s | Sydney, NSW, Australia | © Contact Film Australia Collection Library | B&W |