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1910s

Duke’s Board - 1914

Welcome to to the museumofsurf timeline. In this section we will display boards from the Duke Kahanamoku’s right through time. If you have a board you would like to display …

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1920s

100-1-1 Dukes 11 Footer - 1920

This board m also it is still being researched. Must be considered a masterpiece in the journey of the surfboard. Found in New Jersey USA, it’s history is known to …

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1-20-1 Redwood Paipo - 1925

This board is part of the Sunset collection The Paipo originated in Hawaii in the 1800″s and was considered the fastest board of it’s era.  

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1-54-1 King Billy Pine - 1927

This board is part of the Sunset collection.

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1930s

13-15-1 Bubbles Plywood - 1930

This board is part of the Manyana collection. It was purchased in South Australia, and after some investigation the original owner was a member of a South Australian Surf Club. …

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Risby Tasmania - 1930

1-65-1 Plywood - 1935

Part Of The Sunset Collection

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1-25-1 Plywood Toothpick - 1937

This board is part of the Sunset collection. Approximately 12 foot long and is a great example of the toothpick era. Plywood construction. These boards were hollow timber framed with …

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1940s
Plywood Toothpick

1-21-1 Plywood Toothpick - 1942

This board is part of the Sunset collection. Approximately 10 foot long and is a great example of the toothpick era. Plywood construction. These boards were hollow timber framed with …

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14-4-1 Gordon Woods - 1945

This board was made by Barry Bennett and is in excellent condition. At time of taking the images this board was for sale at Soul Surf in Mona Vale Sydney. …

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1950s

9-1-1 Gawley Plywood - 1950

This board is part of the Surfworld Gold Coast museum. It is displayed along with hundreds of vintage surfboards, & memorabilia, movies, magazines, surf art, and so much more. A …

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104-1-1 Plywood - 1955

This board was built by the owners father, and is now in the process of being restored by both father and son. Great to see it after the make over. …

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9-11-1 Wallace Paipo Body Board - 1956

This a very rare Paipo body board. It is on display at Surfworld Gold Coast, museum. An extremely impressive exhibition of vintage surfboards and memorabilia.  

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4-2-1 Barry Bennett Plywood - 1956

This board is part of the Bennett family collection and is in extremely good condition. This was the beginnings of innovation. You can actually see the shape of a foam …

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9-13-1 Bill Wallace Balsa - 1957

This board is part of the Surfworld museum exhibition in Currumbin Queensland. This was one of the first examples of Balsa construction. Balsa only became available in Australia in the …

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Barry Bennett

8-7-1 Barry Bennett - 1957

Barry Bennett

4-25-1 Barry Bennett Red D Fin - 1957

This board is part of the Bennett family collection. An early example of foam and fiberglass construction. You will notice it still has the D style fin.

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Vic Tantau

2-2-1 Vic Tantau - 1957

21-19-1 Balsa Pig - 1957

1957. 8’8″ X 21″ with classic “D” fin. Beautiful balsa grain

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Vic Tantau

2-3-1 Vic Tantau - 1958

9-8-1 Crawley - 1959

1-55-1 No Name Pig - 1959

In the early days of surfing there were many unamed boards, made under houses in Dad’s garage. Some successful others not! This one is actually pretty well made. The only …

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Barry Bennett Collection

4-1-1 Barry Bennett Balsa - 1959

9-2-1 Roger Kieran Pintail Balsa - 1959

Barry Bennett

4-1-1 Barry Bennett Balsa - 1959

Barry Bennett

4-5-1 Barry Bennett Balsa Pig - 1959

Barry Bennett

4-7-1 Barry Bennett Balsa Reno - 1959

Vic Tantau

2-1-1 Vic Tantau - 1959

1960s

23-11-1 Shane Belly Board - 1960

There are not too many Belly Boards around today. During the early 60’s there was a hard core crew of Belly Boarders, that travelled all over the world, they even had …

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27-1-1 Bill Wallace - 1960

19-2-1 Klemm Bell - 1960

Gordon Woods

9-5-1 Gordon Woods - 1960

21-12-1 Barry Bennett - 1960

1960. 9’11″ X 22″ – Classic D fin in very good original condition

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26-1-1 Unknown Reverse D Fin - 1960

This board is a great example of the early 60’s reverse D Fin. It has no decals or names on it except for the number 30. A lot of guys …

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1-51-1 Joe Larkin Quad Stringer - 1961

Barry Bennett Gun

4-24-1 Barry Bennett Dave Jackman Gun - 1961

1-48-1 Gordon Woods - 1962

14-11-1 Norm Casey - 1962

Scott Dillon Glynn Richie - 1962

This board is 9’1″ and was made by two legends, Scott Dillon and Glynn Richie. Made in the early 60’s. I had a very similar board in my younger days …

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9-7-1 Joe Larkin - 1962

9-15-1 Scott Dillon - 1962

Dale

8-5-1 Dale - 1962

21-10-1 George Rice - 1962

1962. Original single fin gun. 11’ x 21 ½”. Square tail with tail block. Designed for large Bells Beach.

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1-46-1 Barry Bennett 3 Stringer - 1963

1-49-1 Gordon Woods - 1963

1-50-1 Bob Kennerson Country - 1963

14-1-1 Scott Dillon - 1963

14-3-1 Keen Davis - 1963

23-23-1 Farmers D Fin - 1963

44-3-1 Shane - 1963

This board is a traditional 9′ 2″ Malibu from the early 60’s and has been restored to it’s original glory.

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Scott Dillon

8-6-1 Scott Dillon - 1963

Barry Bennett

4-10-1 Norm Casey Body Board - 1963

21-8-1 Gordon Woods - 1963

1963. Wooden tail block, large single fin, made and signed by Gordon Woods. 9’5″ x 22″.  Has large balsa stringer, flanked by redwood. Lovely example of Gordon’s work. Attractive twin …

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27-1-1 Farmers D Fin - 1963

14-5-1 Barry Bennett - 1964

14-8-1 Wallace - 1964

44-4-1 Gordon Woods - 1964

This board is built by one of the Brookvale six as they are called. Six of the original manufacturers.Gordon woods. 9ft 7in and made in the early 60s.

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9-14-1 Gull Tunnell Fin - 1964

Safari

8-8-1 Safari - 1964

Garry Birdsall

8-9-1 Garry Birdsall - 1964

Steiner Olympic

10-1-1 Stiener Ollympic - 1964

23-1-1 Ron - 1964

This board was on Gumtree and Lindsay agreed to let me use his images. Thanks for keeping the history alive.

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14-6-1 Shane - 1965

14-7-1 Wallace - 1965

14-10-1 Barry Bennett - 1965

14-13-1 Keyo - 1965

21.2.1 Hayden Kenny - 1965

Kenn

8-2-1 Kenn - 1965

14-2-1 McDonagh - 1966

44-1-1 Sam Egan - 1966

This board is 9’4″ and has been restored but still shows the late 60’s style, that was Sam Egan. A legend of board manufacturing.

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9-20-1 Mctavish Tailor Made - 1966

21-4-1 McDonagh Mal - 1966

1966. 9’3″ X 22″. All original square tail, clear finish. Deep red fin, two blue logos. Excellent condition.

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9-18-1 Keyo Kevin Platt - 1967

Scott Dillon

8-1-1 Scott Dillon - 1967

25-1-1 John Arnold - 1967

9-16-1 Bobby Brown - 1967

9-17-1 Kenn Gary Birdsall - 1967

Keyo

9-19-1 Keyo - 1967

Barry Bennett

8-3-1 Barry Bennett - 1967

Keyo

8-10-1 Keyo - 1967

Barry Bennett

4-8-1 Barry Bennett Redwood Stringer - 1967

4-27-1 Keith Paul Happening - 1967

Goerge Rice V Bottom

9-23-2 George Rice V Bottom - 1967

19-2-1 Woosley - 1967

Woosley 6 Plus Moffateers, Competition model. Part of Gary’s collection. Great example shaped by Rod Teys.

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21-5-1 Keyo Plastic Machine - 1967

  1967. 8’1″ X 24 ¼”. In original condition. Deep V in the tail and a large raked Greenough fin  

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21-6-1 Hayden - 1967

1967. Single fin, 9’ x 22″

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14-14-1 Gordon & Woods - 1967

14-9-1 Peter Clarke - 1968

Farrelly Stringerless

1-19-1 Farrelly Stringerless - 1968

23-1-1 Scott Dillon Bells Board - 1968

This board has a story that is yet be verified, but by all accounts it was made Scott Dillon for a competitor in the bells contest. The guy couldn’t take it …

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19-1-1 Klemm Bell - 1968

9-6-1 Wayne Lynch John Arnold - 1968

Tony Olsen

8-4-1 Tony Olsen - 1968

Courtesy Surf World Museum

9-25-1 Joe Larkin - 1968

Courtesy Surf World

9-26-1 Gordon Woods Pocket Rocket - 1968

21-2-1 McDonagh Transition Model - 1968

21-11-1 Don Burford - 1968

1968. 7’10 ½” X 22″, pintail Tracker shape. Volan glass.

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14-15-1 Gordon Woods - 1968

14-12-1 Wallace - 1969

Click here for more 15-1-1 Jackson Tracker - 1969

This Jackson tracker, was for sale on ebay. I asked the owner for permission to use these images. Neil was very excited about our project and said he would be …

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28-1-1 Hohensee Tracker - 1969

27-1-1 Farrelly Psychedelic - 1969

This was made in the era of psychedelic colours. Many of the boards of this era had different colour resins, mixed and dribbled onto the board. Sometimes it was onto …

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Barry Bennett Tracker

4-13-1 Barry Bennett Evolution - 1969

Barry Bennett

4-14-1 Barry Bennett Flower Power - 1969

Barry Bennett

4-19-1 Barry Bennett Resin Stringer - 1969

4-20-1 Barry Bennett S Deck - 1969

Gordon Woods

9-21-1 Gordon Woods - 1969

John Arnold-Wayne Lynch Diamond Tail

9-27-1 John Arnold Wayne Lynch - 1969

21-1-1 Mctavish Flextail - 1969

21-2-1 Nipper Williams - 1969

      1969. By David Treloar from an era when Nipper ruled Brookvale and Baddy was Manley’s biggest charger. 7’ x 21″, plain bottom with yellow and purple inset …

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21-6-1 Gordon Woods Tracker - 1969

1969. 8’ X 22 ½”. Very original condition, this board was made and signed by Gordon Woods personally.

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21-9-1 Gordon&Smith - 1969

1969. 7’ X 19 ½”. Single fin pintail with superb artwork on deck.

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21-13-1 Baron Frank Latta Model - 1969

1969. 7’ 11″ x 21″. Shaped by the famous Frank Latta with his “Baron” logo. A single fin rounded pintail.

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21-21-1 Barry Bennett Pintail - 1969

1969. Barry Bennett Pintail 8’X 22″, shaped by Geoff McCoy.

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Farrelly made his side slippers, from late 1969. The price of $125.00. Great to ride in the small stuff, and slip as the name implies. But hit the white water and then you really had fun.

1-26-1 Farrelly Side Slipper - 1969

Farrelly made his side slippers, from late 1969. The price of $125.00. Great to ride in the small stuff, and slip as the name implies. But hit the white water …

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1970s
Courtesy Surf World Museum

9-29-1 Keyo Double Ender - 1970

1-53-1 Farrelly Down Railer - 1970

Farrelly Single Fin

1-15-1 Farrelly - 1970

4-25-1 Barry Bennett Sun Spray - 1970

Rip Curl

Click Here For More 9-28-1 Rip Curl Rounded Pin - 1970

This board is part of the Surfworld Museum Gold Coast exibition. Rip Curl has been a major brand since the early 70″s and known more for their wetsuits. They have …

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106-2-1 Sam Egan - 1970

This board is a classic S Deck from the late 60’s early 70’s. We went from 9 foot to these 5′ to 6′ little blasters in such a short period, …

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23-5-1 Age - 1970

Click Here For More 1-41-1 John Monie - 1971

John Monie was one of the Central Coast’s most prominent surfers during the 70″s. John is a legend and was known for surfing anything. Big waves, choppy slop just as …

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37-2-1 Jacobs Mike Purpus - 1971

Another of the OS boards to sneak through. I couldn’t resist this one. A Jacobs, Shaped by Mike Pupus. Thanks for sharing Steve Wray.

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Barry Bennett

Click Here For More 4-16-1 Barry Bennett McTavish - 1971

Click Here For More 13-2-1 Shane Single Fin - 1972

Click Here For More 16-1-1 Skipp Twin Fin - 1972

31-1-1 Burford Neil Purchase - 1972

Don Burford is known throughout Australia as a supplier of materials, such as Burford blanks, Resin etc. Don has always had a range of boards as that’s where we all …

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30-1-1 Barry Taylor Single Fin - 1972

Craig is an avid Barry Taylor fan. Barry Taylor is the Nowra ares premiere board builder & has been since the 1970’s. Now retired Barry only makes a few boards …

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Barry Bennett

Click Here For More 4-23-1 Barry Bennett Swallow Tail - 1972

This board is part of the Barry Bennett collection. The swallow tail is still a popular selection. It makes it easier to bury the rail deeper, especially on the backhand. …

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CCourtesy Surf world Museum

Click Here For More 9-30-1 Wayne Lynch Twin Fin - 1972

30-2-1 Trigger Brothers Sting - 1972

Spirit Of The Sea

Click Here For More 1-17-1 Spirit Of The Sea - 1973

1-99-1 Greenough Spoon - 1973

Click Here For More 4-17-1 Barry Bennett McTavish - 1973

Barry Bennett

Click Here For More 4-18-1 Barry Bennett Cornish - 1973

30-4-1 Trigger Brothers Twin Fin - 1973

Click Here For More 1-32-1 Christie Stinger - 1974

Click here for more 1-30-1 Wave Crest Stinger - 1974

23-13-1 Carrabine Twin Fin - 1974

A Wollongong based board builder Carrabine were always a value surfboard. Mick Carrabine, has been building boards since 1969, and has been regarded as one of the leading designers and …

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Swallow Tail Flyer

Click here for more 1-14-1 Red Swallow Tail Flyer - 1974

18-12-1 Goodtime - 1974

28-1-1 Jackson The Board - 1974

28-2-1 Barry Taylor - 1974

Dick Van Straalen

9-3-2 Dick Van Straalen - 1974

This board is part of the Surfworld Gold Coast Museum collection.

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Bill Wallace Spoon

9-22-1 Bill Wallace Spoon - 1974

This board is part of the Surfworld Gold Coast Museum collection. George Greenough invented the spoon design, but this is a aprticularly well made Spoon.

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surfing, museum, museumofsurf, history

28-7-1 G & S Swallow Tail - 1974

This board is one of the Craig’s collection.

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14-17-1 Joe Larkin - 1974

1-52-1 McGrigor - 1975

23-15-1 Burford - 1975

Burford are a Queensland based company, but originally Don Burford started making boards in South Australia since 1958, prior to moving to Queensland in 1974. Don Burford is one of …

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Outer Island

1-11-1 Southern Comfort Asymetric - 1975

20-1-1 Sky Twin Fin - 1975

This Sky twin fin was shaped by Bob McTavish and has the much sought after bluebird logo. Bob has shaped for many labels over the years.  

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37-1-1 Sea Rider - 1975

Sea Rider by John Blanche. This board is a very rare find indeed as it was picked up in Corpus Christi USA. Made in Coffs Harbour around 1975. Thanks Steve …

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18-4-1 Hot Buttered-Dick Brewer - 1975

This by far the best collectable board I have seen from the 70’s. As you can by the certificate of authenticity this board was made by Terry Fitzgerald, for the …

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Barry Bennett

4-9-1 Barry Bennett Asymetric - 1975

This board is part of the Barry Bennatt collection. The offset tail idea was to give the straighter rail on the forehand, with the raound tail for the backhand attack.

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Barry Bennett

4-22-1 Barry Bennett Speed Model - 1975

This board is part of the Barry Bennett collection. This single fin small square tail with a long drawn out outline was used for speed.

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21-22-1-Burford Bonza - 1975

1975. Bonza board from the Burford factory on the Gold Coast. Measures 7’1 x 19″ x 3″ thick, possibly shaped by Neal Purchase or Al Byrne who were shaping there …

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Lightning Bolt

1-7-1 Lightning Bolt - 1976

This board is part of the Sunset collection and was the single fin standard of it’s day.

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21-1-1 San Juan - 1976

Shaped by the legendary, Frank Latta. San Juan was the first major board label in what was to become a surfing mecca, Byron Bay. Frank shaped for many major labels …

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Barry Bennett

4-15-1 Barry Bennett Lopez Model - 1976

This autographed Lopez model is part of the Barry Bennett collection. These down the line pintail flyers, were fast and as you can imagine, that’s what was needed at Pipeline.

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12-3-1 McTavish - 1976

1-60-1 G&S - 1977

G&S Twin Fin. This board is part of the Sunset collection                              

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18-2-1 Hot Buttered - 1977

Signed by Terry Fitzgerald    

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18-1-1 G&S - 1977

22-1-1 Klemm Bell - 1977

44-2-1 Shane - 1977

This board is 8’1″ from the late 70’s and was a part of the tracker cuttlefish outline.

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103-1-1 Spot - 1977

Spot Surfboards were started by Brian Coombes from the Warilla in the  Wollongong area south of Sydney, and became Carey Surfboards later on after Warren Carey purchased the business. The …

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40-1-1 Surface Fish - 1978

Very rare board made by Nigel Websdale from Avoca on the Central Coast of NSW. Nigel was an above average surfer, who went on to be Pat Cash the tennis …

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27-2-1 Local Motion - 1978

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Shaped by Steve Williamson and sprayed by Laura Powers.

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Jackson Twin Fin

1-4-1 Jackson Twin Fin - 1978

This board is part of the Sunset collection. Jackson surfboards has been one of the major brands for over 40 years. Brian Jackson or “Jacko” is part of Australia’s surfing …

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1-6-1 Jackson Twin Fin - 1978

30-2-1 Barry Taylor Bonza - 1978

Craig is an avid Barry Taylor fan. Barry Taylor is the Nowra ares premiere board builder & has been since the 1970’s. Now retired Barry only makes a few boards …

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30-1-1 Trigger Brothers Double Flyer - 1978

Victorian Trigger Brothers boards were considered to be some of the best finished and innovative of this era.

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19-1-1 Skipp - 1978

Part of Gary’s Collection. Skipp surfboards has been based in Wollongong NSW for as long as anybody can remember. Sorry John, but you are getting old, like the rest of …

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20-1-1 Michael Peterson - 1978

28-1-1 Neil Purchase - 1978

1-57-2 Hot Buttered - 1979

13-3-1 McCoy Single Fin - 1979

Part of the Shop Next Door, Manly Beach NSW, collection.

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1-57-1 Unknown - 1979

Energy Single Fin

1-5-1 Energy - 1979

This board is part of the Sunset collection. The first of a new era, the 3 fin thruster, was Simon Anderson’s revoltionary design. The thruster is still used to this …

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30-1-1 Bob Brown - 1979

Bob Brown is still making boards, in Forster today and is the premiere manufacturer in the area. Known for some innovative designs and high performance creations. if you are ever …

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18-3-1 Hot Stuff - 1979

Bruce Lee Spray

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30-3-1 Trigger Brothers Sting - 1979

1980s

29-1-1 West Pacific - 1980

This board was made by an unknown shaper. I had to include this board in the timeline, as it is such an experimental model. During the history of the surfboard …

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Energy Simon Anderson Thruster

9-4-1 Simon Anderson Thruster - 1980

This board is part of the Surfworld Museum Gold Coast.

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21-18-1 Michael Peterson - 1980

1980. 6’2″ X 20″, flyer area pin single fin shaped by Michael Peterson and signed by MP in pencil on the foam.

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1-39-1 McCoy Odessey - 1981

This board is part of the Sunset collection.

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1-45-1 Morning Star - 1981

1-47-1 Mark Richards Twin Fin - 1981

24-13-1 Hot Stuff Swirl - 1981

23-3-1 Morning Star - 1981

Morning Star shaped by the legendary Col Smith. Very nice board and a credit to the builder and owner.

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Nirvana

1-10-1 Nirvana Mr X - 1981

22-1-1 Wallace Cadbury’s Chocolate Model - 1981

The se were giveaway prize boards. Some of the major corporate’s joined the surfings growing popularity.

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1-37-1 McCoy - 1982

1-38-1 McCoy Chayne Horan - 1982

24-15-1 Mark Richards - 1982

27-3-1 McCoy Single Fin - 1982

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. This McCoy is prior to the laser zaps. It has similar profiles, and is an insight into the laser zaps …

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27-13-1 Byrne Kneeboard - 1982

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Byrne surfboards were from Wollongong NSW, and were one of the premier manufacturers on the south coast. Kneeboards are a …

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27-22-1 Jet - 1982

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Shaped by Dennis Anderson.

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1-8-1 McCoy Single Fin - 1982

1-9-1 McCoy Single Fin - 1982

MR Twin Fin

9-10-1 MR Twin Fin - 1982

24-12-1 Hot Stuff - 1983

26-1-1 Mooloolaba Surf Center - 1983

Mooloolaba surf centre was operated at the time by the legendary Peter Troy, one of the founders of the Bells Contest and an avid traveller, rare for the formative years …

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27-8-1 McCoy Lazor Zap - 1983

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Another great example of the legendary Lazor Zap. These are the collectors dream.

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27-18-1 Town & Country - 1983

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Shaped by Tony Cerf.

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27-19-1 Town & Country - 1983

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Shaped by Tony Cerf.

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101-1-1 Energy Thruster - 1983

This board is one of the early Thruster designs by Simon Anderson. The thruster revolutionised the fin placement on surfboards. Prior to the thruster there were numerous fin placements throughout …

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12-1-1 McCoy Winged Keel - 1983

1-36-1 Outer Island Flextail - 1984

13-1-1 McTavish Bluebird - 1984

This board is part of the Shop Next Door collection.

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24-14-1 Mark Richards - 1984

27-4-1 McCoy Lazor Zap - 1984

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. The lazor zap is still today the subject of much conjecture. It is such a dramatic change from the shapes …

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27-11-1 Jet - 1984

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Shaped by Bruno Buzz.

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27-15-1 Jet - 1984

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Shaped by Bruno Buzz and spray by Laura Powers.

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17-1-1 Free Glide - 1984

This board is a perfect example of what can be lost, if we aren’t persistent and preserve our surfing history. The board was found on the garbage tip. Aiden posted …

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12-4-1 Mark Richards - 1984

1-34-1 Jackson Quad Fin - 1985

27-10-1 Hayden - 1985

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Shaped by Kent Manning.

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27-12-1 MR Thruster - 1985

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. One of the first MR thrusters, shaped by Bob Margetts. Mark Richards is known for his twin fins, but he …

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27-14-1 Dog Town - 1985

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. This site is usually committed to Australian surfboards for now, but every now and again I have to include a …

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27-23-1 Free Fluid - 1985

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Shaped by Kent Manning.

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24-6-1 Potz - 1985

1-43-1 McCoy Wing Keel - 1986

27-9-1 Nev - 1986

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Nev is one of the legends of the surfboard industry, and is also known for his charity work building cheap …

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27-20-1 Town & Country Quad - 1986

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Shaped by Gunther Rohn.

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27-21-1 Town & Country NEV - 1986

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. One of the rare Town & Country boards, shaped by Nev Hyman.

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27-5-1 Town & Country - 1987

This is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Shaped by Gunther Rhon a much sought after shaper.

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27-24-1 Free Fluid - 1987

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Shaped by Kent Manning.

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26-1-1 Byrning Spears Kong - 1987

    Whilst Al Byrne was well known in his own right prior to 1987, there arguably weren’t many shaper/surfer relationships that garnered more respect than AB and Kong. Byrne …

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31-1-1 Erle Pederson - 1987

This board is a spectacular example of the adventurous, board builder Erle Pederson. The jet bottom bonza is criss crossed with channels to create turbulence and air under the board, …

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21-15-1 Byrning Spears - 1987

      1987. 7’1 ½” x 19 ¾”. Designed by Alan Byrne and made especially for Gary “Kong” Elkerton. He rode this board at  Sunset in 1987 for “back …

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27-16-1 Town & Country - 1988

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Shaped by Gunther Rohn.

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27-17-1 Town & Country - 1988

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Shaped by Tony Cerf.

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24-5-1 Wayne Cleggett - 1988

13-4-1 Bob Brown - 1989

27-7-1 Town & Country - 1989

This board is part of the Greg & Kristi collection. Shaped by the renowned Jeff Johnson.  

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1990s
Barry Bennett Experimental Fin

4-11-1 Barry Bennett Experimental Fin - 1993

44-7-1 McTavish Ray Gleave Model - 1994

This board is 9’4″ made in the McTavish factory shaped by Ray Gleave. These two are legends in every sense of the word. Ray and Bob are also champions of …

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23-7-1 McTavish - 1996

This board is part of the SD collection, and is one of the first machine shaped boards made in Australia. Two were made but one was destroyed in Bali. The …

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44-6-1 Bob Kennerson - 1997

This board was made by Bob (Kenno)  from Crescent Head Longboards, in northern NSW.b was the Crescent Head, distributer and made all of the Shane surfboards from the Crescent factory. …

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2000s
Barry Bennett

4-21-1 Barry Bennett Space Spray - 2000

A excellent example of the artists we have in the surfing industry. This board is part of the Bennett family collection.

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1-35-1 Tom Wergener - 2005

These boards maybe made in the new era, but they are still excellent examples of the true craftsmanship needed when building timber boards.

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1-58-1 Tom Wergener - 2005

These boards maybe made in the new era, but they are still excellent examples of the true craftsmanship needed when building timber boards. The longer board is over 4 mts …

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106-1-1 MR Thruster - 2005

This board was done for the 2005 Newcastle Surfest & won out of the Newcastle Subway store . Apparently the winner, there were 5 given away through out the Newcastle …

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21-14-1 Dick Van Straalen - 2006

2006. A twin fin fish from Dick Van Straalen at Burleigh Heads with an original airbrush job by Jim Davidson. Built as a special display model in 2006 it is …

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9-33-1 Stephanie Gilmore - 2007

This board is on display at Surfworld Gold Coast.

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Mick Fanning

9-31-1 Mick Fanning - 2007

28-8-1 Mick Fanning DHD - 2007

This board is a part of the Craig’s collection and is one of Mick Fanning’s personal riders.

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28-9-1 Owen Wright - 2009

This board is part of the Craig’s collection and is one of Owen Wright’s personal riders.

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2010s

82-1-1 Greenough Experimental - 2010

This board was made as an experimental model for Patagonia. George Greenough and Wayne Lynch collaboration. It’s an ugly looking thing, but we said that about the Fantastic Plastic Machine. …

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28-10-1 DHD Sally Fitgibbon - 2012

This board is a part of the Craig’s collection and is one of Sally Fitzgibbon’s personal riders.

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28-11-1 Tyler Wright - 2013

This board is part of the Craig’s collection, and is one of Tyler Wright’s personal riders.

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