Rare 1954 sporting film donated to NFSA

Two of Australia’s greatest swimmers, Olympic champions Jon Henricks and Lorraine Thurlow (nee Crapp), gather at the North Sydney Olympic Pool on Thursday 5 November to present the NFSA with a never-before-seen film shot during their 1954 North American tour – including rare footage of the Australian team’s participation in the British Empire and Commonwealth Games in Vancouver, Canada.