Jack Eden

Posted: August 4, 2018 at 8:43 am

1995.  Legendary 60’s surf photographer Jack Eden captured here in a rare surf image where he himself is the subject.  Tim Vanderlaan Photo.

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Ashley Gee

Posted: July 18, 2018 at 11:38 am

As a grom Ash showed real potential competing with EBC until he changed course and foccussed on his reef surfing skills. During the 80s he gained a rep as one of the best underground chargers in Cronulla. This pic surfing at the time  one of the last uncrowded spots in the Nulla mid 80s photo Chris Stroh


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Steve Doney. Matt Surfing ’76

Posted: July 18, 2018 at 11:33 am

June 5, 1976. Steve Doney. Matt rider, Shark Island, a few years before the “lids” discovered the Island, Steve was charging impossible waves on an air filled canvas matt. Steve’s gotta be Cronulla’s unsung surfing hero. Tim Vanderlaan Photo.


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Emerald Surfboard 80s

Posted: July 18, 2018 at 11:22 am

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Tim Pooley at Wanda Beach

Posted: July 18, 2018 at 11:10 am

Early 1980’s. Tim Pooley stalling in the pocket of a nice Wanda Beach wave. Tim Vanderlaan Photo.


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Ross Longbottom

Posted: July 18, 2018 at 11:07 am

Ross Longbottom getting amongst big 2nd Reef Cronulla Point mid 70s photo Steve Coreross longbottom

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Dave Speg McKinley

Posted: July 18, 2018 at 11:02 am

1998. “Surfing Life” cover shot of Speg at shark Island. Sometimes all the elements of a good surf shot combine in a single moment of time. Issue 128. published May 1999. Tim Vanderlan Photo.


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Tim Vanderlaan

Posted: July 16, 2018 at 1:08 pm

1982. Wanda beach. A 35mm film camera mounted to the nose of a surfboard captures a unique angle. The difficulties of getting this type of shot has been simplified with the use of todays Go- Pro cameras. Tim Vanderlaan Photo.


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Terry Brown

Posted: July 16, 2018 at 1:03 pm

1997 TB (Terry Brown) and his buddy Hanson hamming it up at a reunion of sixties surfers back in 1997. Tim Vanderlaan Photo.



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Dane Wilson

Posted: July 16, 2018 at 1:00 pm

1995. Toes on the Nose. Dane Wilson has the uncanny skill of being able to ride a wave whilst steering the board from the nose. Tim Vanderlaan Photo.


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