NEW ZEALAND SOUNDSCENES. EGMONT CALLING!..

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Egmont Calling! Skiing enthusiasts get in a little practice before the big snows: Skiing on Mt Egmont.

King's College go down to Grammar School. Auckland - First round of rugger struggle sees Grammar pile up twenty-four points to three on King's home ground: Crowd scenes, King's College buildings, including War Memorial Chapel and highlights of the game.

Wellington Racing Club's winter meeting. Trentham - Omeo wins steeples early, with Luna Lux second, and Make Up third: Shows the race and racegoers.

World's smallest motorcycle - Auckland. That depression we had must have caused this 400 miles per gallon cycle: Jack Gibbons of Onehunga, inventor of small motorbike that does 40 m.p.h

"Rassling" season is here. Dunedin - Whiskers Blake, the "Wiry Wonder", loses by two falls to one to the Australian Aristocrat, Count Joseph Vargas, before packed house. Scenes of wrestling match, Blake in black tights.

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Year 1933

Reference number F4487

Collection Film and Video Collection

Media type Moving Image

Series new zealand soundscenes

Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA

Genre Newsreel

Duration 0:07:17

Production company SOUND FILMS PRODUCTIONS

Credits Producer: Jack Welsh
Camera: Lee M. Hill
Editor: Lee M. Hill
Commentary: Martin Evans
Camera: Burgess
Camera: Hayward
Camera: Joseph Sylvanus Vinsen