1958 Surfing Apprenticeship in SLSC

1958 Many early SW surf pioneers started their surfing apprenticeships in Surf Life Saving Clubs. Refer Surfing Down South book for more details. This 1958 photo shows a group of City Beach surfers with surfboards relaxing outside the City of Perth Surf Life Saving Club building. Back L-R Bernie Huddle, Tony Harbison & Artie Taylor. Front L-R Dave Williams, Colin Taylor & Bruce ‘Moonshine’ Hill. Photo courtesy of John Budge.

1958 City Beach  B Huddle,  T Harbison, A Taylor, D Williams, C taylor, Moonshine John Budge pic

1958 This photo of City Beach and the former City of Perth Surf Life Saving Club building was taken by Brian Cole from the SLSC tower located on the end of the groyne. The club rooms were built in 1935. Photo credit Brian Cole.

1958 City Beach view SLSC from tower (SLSC Club built 1935) - Brian Cole pic