Jim Breadsell was an inaugural member of the North End Board Club at Scarborough in 1962 with Geoff Culmsee, Murray Smith & other Scarborough lads. He surfed in WA for many years before travelling interstate & overseas.
Jim was also a keen photographer and captured these South West surfing images.
Gracetown & surrounds
Photos: 1965 South Point. Jim Breadsell pics.
Top: Murray Smith recovering Zac Kochanowitsch’s ‘Rising Sun’ surfboard from the rocks. Bottom: (Left) Murray Smith. (Right) surfing dolphin.
Photo: 1967 Murray Smith surfing South Point. Jim Breadsell pic.
Photos: 1969 surfing the back of Cowaramup Bay.
Top: Murray Smith at Lefthanders. Bottom: Geoff Culmsee at Noiseys.
Photos: 1968 Rocky Point track through d’Espeissis family property. Jim Breadsell pics
Top: Murray Smith & Bob Shenston chatting on Rocky Point track. Bottom: unidentified persons with Ford Falcon on water logged section of Rocky Point track.
Jim Breadsell –North End Board Club members built a club shack at Prevelly Park, Margaret River.
Photos: 1967 North End members sinking the bore at Club shack in Prevelly. Jim Breadsell pics.
Top: (Left) Murray Smith in the bore with unidentified. (Right) unidentified
Bottom: (Left) G McClure. (Right) unidentified
Photos: 1968 North End members socialising at Club shack in Prevelly. Jim Breadsell pics.
Top: (Left) J Pinch, unidentified & baby, Zac Kochanowitisch & Gary Pozzie. (Right) unidentified.
Bottom: (Left) Jerry Krahn. (Right) Zac Kochanowitsch & Peter Longley.
Jim Breadsell – I took the following photo on a joy flight over Margs.
Photo: 1970 aerial photo of North End board Club shack (bottom right) at Prevelly. Jim Breadsell pic.
Jim Breadsell – Murray Smith made some experimental surfboards in the old laundry at Prevelly Park.
Photos: 1970 Murray Smith in his surfboard factory located in the old laundry at Prevelly Park. Jim Breadsell pics.
Photo: 1970 unidentified surfer at Margaret River main break. Jim Breadsell pic.
Click on this link to view Jim Breadsell’s 1960s Metro & Mid-West images.