Short snippets from the surf movie 'The Children of the Sun'

Power station Northland NZ 1968...just before the pier collapsed....(for the surfers)

The break had changed to a nice right hander just south of the pier as well by 1968...you could shoot the pier as these guys are doing...video taken from the pier

 

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Waipu Cove 1968...Wayne Parkes was a frequent visitor by then.....

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And many of us went up to, and surfed Noosa,from 1965 thru to the mid 70s

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Fairey Bower 1966-67 and Noosa...2 places a lot of us kiwis surfed

in the 60s and 70s

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Help us pay costs :) Cheers Mike 

60s kids finally grow up!

  

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Surfers 'mana'...( obituary to IZ ) 'Aloha'..

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