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Surfing at Cactus 1971

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01/01/2018

Cactus, South Australia 1970’s. In the early 1970’s a group of young surfing friends from Melbourne set off to surf Cactus near Ceduna in the remote Great Australian Bight. The original jittery 8mm film has been converted into two short videos. The first is grainy footage of us surfing…


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Preston Institute of Technology 1972

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01/01/2018

Preston Institute of Technology, Melbourne Australia 1972. This is a classic little video of the Art & Design School at Preston Institute of Technology in 1972.  The video shows students and lecturers working on design projects in the new campus at Bundoora. The original 8mm film shot by fellow…


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My Mum 2012

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01/01/2018

Joyce Triplett, Oak Grange, Melbourne, Australia. A short 2 minute vignette of my Mum – Joy Triplett when she lived at Oak Grange Retirement Village in East Brighton, Melbourne. I made the video in November 2012, I forgot about it and it was a couple of years before I…


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Wagawn Street Tugun 1960

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01/01/2018

Wagawn Street Tugun, Queensland, Australia 1960. A delightful little vignette of Wagawn Street Tugun in 1960 when it was just a sandy track. Garth and Glenda who live around the corner in Pacific Parade made the home movie of their young family and their newly completed home.

They have been…


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The Usual Suspects

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01/01/2010

Usual Suspects:  Mostly current photos of friends and acquaintances from the past, some have remained in contact for a lifetime, others have been reacquainted, some unfortunately have passed on and will remain ageless.


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Pete’s Table Bali

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01/01/2010

Bali 1978 and much later:  Here are some photos of Brett, Tony, Paul, John, Sue, Peter, Pam and I and others on a trip to Bali back in1978. And 30 years later in 2009, Peter, Paul and I went back and stayed at Peters Villa in Seminyak for a bit…


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Vealo’s Birthday 2010

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01/01/2010

Vealo’s Birthday 2010 Then we did it all again for the big one for Dennis.


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Stotto’s Birthday 2009

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01/01/2010

Stotto’s Birthday February 2009. We managed to get a few of the old Torquay crew from the 70’s together for Peter Stott’s special Birthday in Feb 2009. Still missing in action are were Shony and Karen Moran who we have since found.


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Back then 1970’s

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01/01/2010

Back Then: Photos of friends and acquaintances from back then many related to the surf scene in the 1970’s.


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Uluru 1976 – 2006

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01/01/2010

Uluru 1976 and 30 years later in 2006.  Here are some photos from an original trip I did to Uluru in 1976 and again 30 years later in 2006.