A custom MR Concave Retro Twin Fin

A custom MR Concave Retro Twin Fin
A custom MR Concave Retro Twin Fin. It belongs to Scott Clutton from Dripping Wet surf shop in Manly, Sydney. It’s 5’8″, 191/2″ wide & 25/8″ thick. This is a re vamped version of the 1980 Retro model featuring a narrower…

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Stubbies contest, Burleigh Heads, 1977

Stubbies contest, Burleigh Heads, 1977
Stubbies contest, Burleigh Heads, 1977. This was in a heat & we wore red or yellow shorts instead of a coloured rash shirt. The shorts were supplied by the event sponsor “Stubbies”. ( I was wearing Quiksilver shorts at the time ). One of…

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MR “Lone Ranger” models in Dripping Wet Surf Shop, Manly, Sydney

MR "Lone Ranger" models in Dripping Wet Surf Shop, Manly, Sydney
MR “Lone Ranger” models in Dripping Wet Surf Shop, Manly, Sydney. On the LHS, 6’4″, 201/2″ wide, 25/8″ thick, 37.7 Litres. On the RHS, 6’6″, 203/4″ wide, 23/4″ thick, 41 Litres. The…

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This was my 6’2″ twin fin that I rode in the South African Pro Tour

This was my 6'2" twin fin that I rode in the South African Pro Tour events in 1982
This was my 6’2″ twin fin that I rode in the South African Pro Tour events in 1982. It’s 20 1/4″ wide & 2 3/4″ thick. It’s now on display in San Clemente at the Surfing Heritage & Cultural Center Museum. I have…

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MR Round Tail Mini Mal

MR Round Tail Mini Mal
MR Round Tail Mini Mal. It’s 8’1″, 2212″ wide & 27/8″ thick. The bottom has a shallow concave through the center feeding into an accentuated double concave in the tail. It’s not a nose rider, Its a performance…

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Early morning surf check with a diverse group of seriously talented world class surfboard shapers

Early morning surf check with a diverse group of seriously talented world class surfboard shapers who live & work on the NSW North Coast
Early morning surf check with a diverse group of seriously talented world class surfboard shapers who live & work on the NSW North Coast. From left to right. Will Webber, approximately 7,000 boards shaped over 35 years. Thornton Fallander, approx…

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The Mega Swell, Outside corner, Uluwatu, Bali

The Mega Swell, Outside corner, Uluwatu, Bali
The Mega Swell, Outside corner, Uluwatu, Bali. Re Post from Jake Patterson. Holy shit !! Is this going off or what !!! #uluwatu @snaketales @pop_diddy @petertheledge @boskophoto @hoy666 @thomasvictorcarroll…

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MR “Flying Saucer” model

MR "Flying Saucer" model
MR “Flying Saucer” model. 6’6″, 211/4″ wide & 25/8″ thick. Single to Double concave bottom with a Double bump wing Roundtail. The Color design was my idea & it was sprayed by Mono. It’s always difficult…

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Newcastle, 1979, Photo Jack McCoy

Newcastle, 1979, Photo Jack McCoy
Newcastle, 1979, Photo Jack McCoy. Jack was passing through Newcastle & it just happened to coincide with a day of really good surf. I can’t remember all the details of some of the old photos but this day is still super clear in my memory. Newcastle…

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David “Baddy” Treloar, NSW North Coast

David "Baddy" Treloar, NSW North Coast
David “Baddy” Treloar, NSW North Coast. My dad took this photo of Dave in 1971. He was sponsored by Nipper Williams surfboards at the time & the deck logo is NIPPER cut up to read NIP above the PER. ( his sponsorship was $ 20 a week ). The board…

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