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Colombo Plan in Operation at Canberra

A group of Malayan students visit Canberra under the Colombo Plan.
Series : Australian Diary | Episode : 75 | Year : 1954 | Total Duration : 3 Minutes | Producer : Jack S Allan
Party of Malayan students enjoying view over Canberra from hilltop, pan of view. Convoy of cars drive along street and up to Parliament House. Students from Colombo Plan mingle with politicians in Parliament House reception and talk to Minister for External Affairs, RG Casey and diplomats. Australian National University in construction, VS inside Research Station of Atomic Energy. Chairman of Commonwealth Public Service Board, Mr Dunst welcoming students outside PSB Training Centre for Colombo trainees. Colombo students in classroom, smoking at desks.
Access No. 43358 | 1 min 45 secs | 1950s | Canberra, ACT, Australia | © NFSA | B&W |