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Modern Liner Highlights Progress of Shipping

A glimpse of life on board a modern liner as it sets off on a voyage from Sydney.
Series : Australian Diary | Episode : 46 | Year : 1951 | Total Duration : 3 Minutes | Producer : Jack S Allan
Painting of Captain Cook's ship Endeavour. P&O liner departing Sydney wharf, POV from ship, streamers and ticker tape. Steam tugs with liner in Sydney Harbour. Pilot boat Bow of liner through sea POV above. On deck, people tossing ring over net and playing quoits, relaxing in deck chairs, some with books, swimming pool, women in cabin, cocktail lounge. Shot of liner at sea. POV from ship to wake behind. Quicktime clip available.
Access No. 33805 | 2 mins 4 secs | 1950s | Sydney, NSW, Australia | © NFSA | B&W |