Posted: June 23, 2018 at 1:58 pm

Mid 70’s.  Brian Jackson in the showroom, and on the factory wall at 57 Captain Cook Drive  Caringbah.   A true surfing pioneer.  Tim Vanderlaan Photos

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Now and Then

Posted: September 27, 2017 at 11:53 am

Brian Jackson photos Weeks/Wilkinson


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Jacko ’64

Posted: June 24, 2017 at 4:05 pm

Flat day fun with Jacko behind the wheel ’64 photo Bob Weeks.jackkkkk

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Jacko ’63

Posted: May 2, 2017 at 4:20 pm

1963. Sandshoes. (Oak park, South Cronulla). 28 year old Brian Jackson trimming down the line at his favourite surf spot in the sixties. Tim Vanderlaan Photo Collection.jack1963-1 (22 of 26)650

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Jacko and Tim

Posted: April 11, 2016 at 10:07 am

March 1998   Brian Jackson and TV.  Since the early 60’s the heavy longboards of the time, and Crescent Heads long peeling waves, were a perfect match.  Today Crescent is still one of those special few point breaks on the east coast of Australia.   Tim Vanderlaan photo.


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Jacko Turning 80

Posted: December 16, 2015 at 10:41 am

Clipping from the Sydney’s Sunday paper: Back in 1963, Brian Jackson had just returned from a surf trip to Phillip Island, Victoria with his buddies Dave Carter, John Batchelor and Tony Nichols. Below Jacko has surfed all his life and next year will turn 80. Tim Vanderlaan Collection.

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The Fantastic Four

Posted: April 4, 2015 at 2:07 pm

During the Sixties 4 Cronulla surfers rose above the pack, left to right Bobby Brown, Brian  Jackson, Frank Latta and Gary Birdsall from SW.


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Brian “Jacko”Jackson

Posted: December 19, 2014 at 8:47 am

Original Cronulla longboard pioneer and legend Jacko ripping it up at Angourie from a centrespread in Surfabout Mag mid 60’s.


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Jacko and The Boys at Crecent

Posted: November 9, 2013 at 12:02 pm

The group shot includes a Cronulla contingent visiting Jacko’s second home at Crescent in May 1995 from left to right, Miles (boy) Glassson, Peter Glasson, Ken Glasson,  Brett Lee Long, Jungle,  Dane Wilson, Larry Beaver,  Jack Eden,  Brian Jackson,  Dave Wilson(crouching) , Rod Menzies, Dave Mattison and Tim Vanderlaan.




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Jacko ’97

Posted: October 12, 2013 at 11:57 am

Brian Jackson surfing on his 10ft kneeboard at Crescent Head in 1997 photo Tim Vanderlaan.


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