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All Quiet on the Surfie-Rocker Front (1963)

A short newsreel item from 1963, outlining police efforts to curb gang violence between outer suburban ‘rockers’ and surfers at Manly beach.

Length: 55 seconds

Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1 (Academy)

Featured in the Surfing collection

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National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 28996