FILM AUSTRALIA COLLECTION

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Greatest Show on Earth, The

A visit to Sydney's 1947 Royal Easter Show.
Series : Australian Diary | Episode : 6 | Year : 1947 | Total Duration : 10 Minutes |
Director : Jack S Allan |
Aerial show ground and Royal Easter Show. Large crowds arriving at show. Farm machinery, cattle being judged, horses, owners with horses, poultry, dogs, Junior Farmers Movement judging cattle. District displays, wheat display, Wool Board exhibit with catwalk models. British Empire Exhibition, Rolls Royce jet engine. Homes and Gardens Exhibition with model houses. Side shows, children on fairground rides, Wood sawing won by Kirk brothers. Wood chopping. Rodeo bucking bronco, slow motion girl riding, bullock race. Equestrian parade and jumping. Grand parade with horses, cattle etc. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 122684 | 10 mins 12 secs | 1940s | Sydney, NSW, Australia | © NFSA | B&W |