Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh travel along Queen Street, Brisbane, on the last day of their Queensland tour in 1954

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Location: Brisbane, Queensland

 

Description: Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh travel along Queen Street, Brisbane, on the last day of their Queensland tour, 17 March 1954. The Royal party had just left the Brisbane City Hall where The Queen attended a reception hosted by Queensland Women's Organisations. Their next engagement was a demonstration by ex-servicemen and women at the Brisbane Exhibition Ground. (Description supplied with photograph.) The flag flying from the car is the Royal Standard, which is flown on The Queen's car when she is on official journeys.

 

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Taken in March 1954