Photograph - Michael Peterson, 1977 Stubbies Surf Classic
From the Collection of Australian National Surfing Museum 77 Beach Road Surf City Plaza Surfcoast Highway Torquay Victoria
- Black and white photograph of Michael Peterson wearing boardshorts and holding his surfboard at the Stubbies Surf Classic, Burleigh Heads, March, 1977
- H21.5cm x W16.5cm
- surf, 1977
- This black and white photograph shows Gold Coast surfer Michael Peterson with his surfboard at the Stubbies Surf Classic, Burleigh Heads, March, 1977. Peterson was at the peak of his surfing powers when this photograph was taken. He won the event shortly after this photograph was taken.
- Circa 1977
- Murray Purtell (Photographer)
- Although he never won a world championship Michael Peterson was seen by many as the best surfer in the world in the period from 1973 - 1977.
- 3 Mar 2017 at 10:11AM