A Year to Remember 1954

Australia, 1965

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Collection of newsreel footage which made up Australia’s history in 1954 - Royal tour of Australia- Queen attends surf carnival at Bondi - Australia wide diphtheria campaign - Hopalong Cassidy visits Australia - Lew Hoad called up for national service - Russians try to abduct Mrs Petrov - British Open won by Peter Thompson - Vancouver Empire Games Marjorie Jackson and Lorraine Crapp win gold medals - Bannister beats Landy in the mile … and much more. Rated: G

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