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May

Anzac Beach, Bougainville, ca. 1945
Soldiers enjoying time off on Anzac Beach, where they have set up a surf reel, bench seats and their own sign to claim the stretch of sand for relaxation

Anzac Beach, Bougainville, ca. 1945

Soldiers enjoying time off on Anzac Beach, where they have set up a surf reel, bench seats and their own sign to claim the stretch of sand for relaxation

15

May

'Among the Gulls, August 1944' - Glenelg foreshore
A lady feeding the gulls in front of the Glenelg Town Hall. She is facing the sea and two small boys are flying a kite on the beach beyond the seawall

'Among the Gulls, August 1944' - Glenelg foreshore

A lady feeding the gulls in front of the Glenelg Town Hall. She is facing the sea and two small boys are flying a kite on the beach beyond the seawall

10

May

This postcard, titled Black Rock is of Half Moon Bay showing the cliffs and sandy cove. The postmark on the back of the postcard is 1903

This postcard, titled Black Rock is of Half Moon Bay showing the cliffs and sandy cove. The postmark on the back of the postcard is 1903

07

May

1000th R N man discharged - Beach party 1946

1000th R N man discharged - Beach party 1946

26

Apr

Four women in dresses and cardigans, on the beach. Three are standing on the beach feeding seagulls and looking at the view. One woman is crouched looking at the gulls.Anne Cornish and friends feeding seagulls at the Dromana beach, Easter 1944. Anne had to bring her friend Wilma home to meet her mother before she could be allowed to go away with her. Anne was 15 at the time. At Dromana they went for midnight hikes. They also invited boys from Scotch College for dinner and cooked them a duck, only to find the boys shoes in the oven where they had put them to dry off.

Four women in dresses and cardigans, on the beach. Three are standing on the beach feeding seagulls and looking at the view. One woman is crouched looking at the gulls.

Anne Cornish and friends feeding seagulls at the Dromana beach, Easter 1944. Anne had to bring her friend Wilma home to meet her mother before she could be allowed to go away with her. Anne was 15 at the time. At Dromana they went for midnight hikes. They also invited boys from Scotch College for dinner and cooked them a duck, only to find the boys shoes in the oven where they had put them to dry off.

13

Apr

6 Bondi life savers about to race, Bondi, January 1988

6 Bondi life savers about to race, Bondi, January 1988

16

Feb

Beach picnics at Glenelg
Crowds enjoying the Proclamation Day holiday on Glenelg beach; a vendor  sells ice-cream from his horse drawn cart amongst the holiday-makers  sitting and walking on the sands
1920

Beach picnics at Glenelg

Crowds enjoying the Proclamation Day holiday on Glenelg beach; a vendor sells ice-cream from his horse drawn cart amongst the holiday-makers sitting and walking on the sands

1920

15

Feb

Joanne Beatty, 5, of Weetangera enjoys a dip and a lollipop at the YMCA holiday camp at Long Beach, Batemans Bay
1978

Joanne Beatty, 5, of Weetangera enjoys a dip and a lollipop at the YMCA holiday camp at Long Beach, Batemans Bay

1978

06

Jan

Billy tea being served to the English women’s cricket team at the surf-bathing picnic, Palm Beach, Sydney, December 1935

Billy tea being served to the English women’s cricket team at the surf-bathing picnic, Palm Beach, Sydney, December 1935

07

Dec

Red Bluff [beach] used by the Sandringham Council as a rubbish tip, Victoria
1963
- Sievers, Wolfgang, 1913-2007.

Red Bluff [beach] used by the Sandringham Council as a rubbish tip, Victoria

1963

- Sievers, Wolfgang, 1913-2007.