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Australasian Gazette – Annual Christmas Treat (c.1925)

This segment from an old cinema newsreel shows Christmas celebrations for children at the Victoria Barracks in Sydney, including a live puppet show and Father Christmas handing out presents.

Length: 1 minute 55 seconds

Original aspect ratio: 1.33:1 (Academy full frame)

Featured in the Australasian Gazette collection

Original classification rating: G

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National Film and Sound Archive

NFSA title number: 50134