Prime Minister Menzies opens Australia's first nuclear reactor

Prime Minister Robert Menzies arrives to open the Australian Atomic Energy Commission Lucas Heights nuclear reactor / cutaway television crews including ATN Channel 7 camera / Menzies speaks of some concerns, war and recognises the need for nuclear power, he declares the establishment open / Menzies unveils the commemorative plaque - close up of the inscription / Menzies presses button to set the reactor in operation / Menzies & Minister, Sir William Spooner are shown inside of the reactor / rods being lowered


Clip #: 641695374SD
Collection: Seven West Media
Date created: 18 April, 1958
Licence type: Rights-ready
Release info: Not released. More information
Clip length: 00:01:52:18
Location: Lucas Heights, New South Wales, Australia
Mastered to: QuickTime 8-bit H.264 SD 720x576 25i More information
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