Members of the Alexandra Headland Surf Life Saving Club performing Rescue and Resuscitation training on Alexandra Headland Beach, 1956. (Pictured: Lyle Gibson (belt), Hayden Kenny (patient) and 'Tiger' Buhk.) Image: Picture Sunshine Coast.
Allure of the Beach

This digital story celebrates the importance of the ocean and beach culture to the Sunshine Coast community, as told by well-known locals Hayden Kenny, Serena Brooke, Greg Riddell, Ryan Waller, and Dr. Vikki Schaffer. The story examines our love affair with the sea from surfing to surf lifesaving, diving and fishing, and the Sunshine Coast beach lifestyle.

The film featured as part of the Coastal Connections exhibition (7 May to 20 June 2021) at Caloundra Regional Gallery. Produced by Michael McCarron.

Allure of the Beach

[Length: 10 minutes 47 seconds. Date: 2021]