Flashbacks …

6th January 2009

Series 8 … photographs from yesteryear.

1988:  Heron surf boat launch.  The very first surf boat provided by Bryan Heron to the Red Beach Surf Club was given a champagne launch at Red Beach in October 1988.  It was part of a sponsorship package from B H Heron Plumbing which included a new double ski, sponsored shirts and other club gear.
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1988:  6-Man team.   Red Beach's 6-Man Rescue & Resuscitation drill team competing in a surf carnival at North Piha on Auckland's west coast in December 1988.
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1914:  Red Beach, surrounded by farmland, in a photo believed to have been taken around 1914.