Terapi Richmond

Posted: March 22, 2021 at 9:36 am

Terapi Richmond. Beating the drum at Cronulla Point in the mid 1990’s. Tim Vanderlaan photo


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Gary Birdsall ’65

Posted: March 22, 2021 at 9:33 am

Gary Birdsall centre spread in Surfabout Magazine Vol3 #2 1965

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John Monie

Posted: March 22, 2021 at 9:30 am


John Monie was a talented surfer he moved to Cronulla and was a shaper and part owner at G&S from ’67 to 69. Around the same time he was playing five-eight for the Sharkies. Monie played 48 games.
Then went on to coach PARRAMATTA. from 1984 to 1989 {won 1986 premiership}


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Ray Wheeler

Posted: March 14, 2021 at 11:08 am

Ray Wheeler surfing Shoes Circa 60s

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Old Joes Milkbar ’78

Posted: March 14, 2021 at 10:55 am


Old Joes Milkbar at North Cronulla photo Ross Marshal 1978


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1960s Wooden Bellyboard

Posted: March 13, 2021 at 5:14 pm

1960s Bellyboard owned by Bruce Smith of Caringbah complete with rego stickers.za000287 za1000289 za1000290

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Posted: March 13, 2021 at 5:07 pm

Cronulla’s surfing royalty gathered at Shoes to witness the unveiling of a plaque recognizing Sandshoes as a National Surfing Reserve. Much thanks to  Sutherland Shire Surfing and Sutherland Shire Council who’s efforts made it happen.


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Chris Walsh

Posted: March 13, 2021 at 4:57 pm

Chris was one of the first crew who surfed Shoes in the 60s. After riding Surf o planes at Shelly Beach Pipeline he graduated on the longboard to Sandshoes. Chris remembers Ray Dags Greenaway as the first to wear sandshoes to protect his feet from urchins.

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Barry Nicols 1927

Posted: September 3, 2020 at 4:01 pm

, Paddle Boarder Cronulla 1927 photo Unknown


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Kirk Flintoff

Posted: September 3, 2020 at 3:59 pm

Young Kirk Flintoff photo courtesy Dave Spiler


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