Australia at Expo 67 slideshow
Australia's Expo 67 Montreal theme was the 'Spirit of Adventure'. Here, official government photographers and those who worked in Montreal, have captured images from the Australian pavilion. The slideshow also includes images of some of the objects on show in the National Museum of Australia's Expo 67 Montreal display.
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Aerial view of the Australian pavilion on Île Notre-Dame, at Expo 67 Montreal. The four circular ducts, designed for the air-conditioning system, created a strong impression from above. The Australian pavilion stood next to the distinctive tent-shaped pavilion of the West German Republic. Photo: National Archives of Australia, AA1982/206 43.
Scenes from Australia's special day at Expo 67 Montreal: Prime Minister Harold Holt's official visit, boomerang throwing, sheepdog trials, a tennis match and wood chopping. Photo: Rosemary Sinclair collection.
Hostess Hedy Glesinger on a talking chair in the distinctive Australian pavilion at Expo 67 Montreal. Photo: National Archives of Australia, AA1982/206 29.
Hostesses Rosemary Fenton and Jenny Knight explain Australia's new decimal currency to pavilion visitors in Montreal. Photo: Rosemary Sinclair collection.
Inside the Australian pavilion at Expo 67 Montreal. Photo: National
Archives of Australia, AA 1982/206 45.