Sections in this section
Department of Supply booklet, July 1965
External photos August-September 1966
Ian Hahn’s photos 1966
Hamish Lindsay’s Early scenes late 1966
Footage of Construction
Fuel deliveries from Caltex
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.)