Video History of Yamba

Video History of Yamba

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View these videos of archival footage of Yamba, courtesy of the Daily Examiner  newspaper (please try to ignore the ads).

  1.  Bravery award returns to Yamba. Australia’s first surfing photos taken at Yamba 100 years ago by Maclean photographer Osric Notley who was also awarded a bravery medal in this same period. Listen and watch his 90 year old niece tell his story.
  2.  Surfing With John Witzig Australian pioneer surfing photographer John Witzig takes us on a journey through the 60s and 70′s surfing culture.

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  1. Vicki glennon  - July 17, 2016 - 8:36 am
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    I GREW UP IN YAMBA AND I LOVE LOOKING AT ALL OF THE OLD HISTORY OF YEARS GONE BY.I Moved to yamba in the late 70,s and i was there from when i was 6 yeats old to 17 years of age when i moved away and started work in sydney.please put more of thr old pictures and information about the old yamba.This is a great site.

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