Sections in this section
External photos August-September 1966 new
Early scenes late 1966 new
Footage of Construction
Opening Day – 17 March 1967 (section)
The scene on opening
taken from the cherry-picker.
This photo is from the commemorative
book presented to Department of Supply Deputy Secretary Lloyd Bott.
Ginette Geasley is visible just inside the marquee. (PDF).
Updated scan by Colin Mackellar. With thanks to Michael Bott.
Much higher resolution available on request.)