Southern Swell at Hazelhurst
24 November 2019 – 2 February 2020
If you’ve grown up in southern Sydney then chances are you have memories of surfing, surf culture and the way it all shaped that time. Southern Swell is an exhibition that looks at surfing in this part of the world from the 1950s to now. Take a trip down memory lane, or show your family what it was like through a selection of contemporary and historic photographs, films, memorabilia and artworks that highlight key surfers, influential characters, iconic surf breaks, competitions and clubs over the past decades. Don’t miss your chance to see all this, plus a specially curated selection of vintage, retro and recent surfboards. Read more
Image 1: Bob Weeks Wanda Carpark 1962 (detail), courtesy of the artist.
Image 2 (above): John Veage Dawn patrol 2019, digital photograph