Surfing photos from 1970 to 1980

I went through my old photos, negatives and slides I have had stashed  away for years and picked out some old surf shots from the 1970’s

Peter Kuba jams a cutback on the inside rights next to Redhead Shark Tower  around 1978.

Peter Kuba cuts back Redhead 79

Peter Kuba cuts back Redhead 79

Bill Giles on a big left behind the Redhead Shark Tower around 1978.
Bill Giles Big Redhead 1976

Bill Giles Big Redhead 1976

Taken on the same day as the above – unknown surfer at Redhead,  whoever he was, he knew what he was doing.
edhead Unknown big day 1976

edhead Unknown big day 1976

Water shot – no one on it, but  still worth a click Redhead  Little Beach 1976
Redhead water shot 1976

Redhead water shot 1976

Bells beach finalists 1977, nervously waiting for the results, they all  surfed well, but Simon Anderson eventually got the nod for first place.
Bells Beach finalists 1977

Bells Beach finalists 1977

Unknown surfer Bells Beach 1977
Bells beach 1977 finals

Bells beach 1977 finals

Paul Bates pulls into a nice left next to Redhead Shark Tower around  1976.
Paul Bates Redhead 1976

Paul Bates Redhead 1976

On a trip up the coast mid week, we got Boomerang to ourselves for a  while. Kneeboarder Paul “Foot” Johnson on a nice wall around 1976.
Paul Johnson Boomerang 1976

Paul Johnson Boomerang 1976

Paul took the camera duties to catch me on a couple.
Crow surfing Boomerang 1978

Crow surfing Boomerang 1978

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