Australian Screen

Australia’s audiovisual heritage online

Evolution of the Australian Crawl (c.1952)

Swimming champion Andrew 'Boy’ Charlton, who has a picturesque Sydney pool named after him, is one of those interviewed.

Length: 10 minutes

Original aspect ratio: 1.37:1 (Academy)

Featured in the Surfing collection


National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 15578