Photograph - Lorne surfers 1920
From the Collection of Australian National Surfing Museum 77 Beach Road Surf City Plaza Surfcoast Highway Torquay Victoria
- Black and white photograph
- H22.5cm x W16.5cm
- lorne beach, redwood timber surfboard, ian macgillivray, louis whyte, blue harper
- This photograph shows Louis Whyte from Geelong and friends on Lorne Beach in 1920 holding two redwood timber surfboards. In the background can be seen the Lorne foreshore.
- One of the earliest group photographs of surfers in Victoria. The surfboards and surfers are believed to be the first in Victoria.
- 3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM