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Book - History of Torquay Surf Life Saving Club

From the Collection of Australian National Surfing Museum 77 Beach Road Surf City Plaza Surfcoast Highway Torquay Victoria

Description
Blue leather hardback book with gold lettering on blue representing the colours of the Torquay Surf Life Saving Club.
Size
H28.5cm x W22cm, 174 pages
Object Registration
2007.1562
Keywords
bells beach, torquay surf life saving club, d s club, peter troy, vic tantau, terry wall, ken pollard, torquay surf beach, pioneer surfers, jim wall, dick garrard, sprint walker, owen yateman, alan coulson, ron hussey, joe sweeney, sharon heathcote, ray brewin, frances murphy, bryan hayden
Historical information
History of the Torquay Surf Life Saving Club celebrates the first fifty years (1945-1995) of the largest surf life saving club in Victoria. The book features historic photographs of the surf club and the famed Torquay Surf Beach on Victoria rugged Surf Coast. The book also features chapters on the historic, cultural, social and competitive areas within the club.
When Made
01/01/1996
Made By
Torquay Surf Life Saving Club Inc. (Publisher), Ken Pollard (Editor)
Significance
This bok is significant because it represents the first official history of one of the largest and most influential surf life saving clubs in Australia.
Inscriptions & Markings
Authors name - Ken Pollard
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM