PROTECTED BLUE GROPER (PICTURE)

Robert E. Grounds (former commercial diver) gets personal with a blue groper in the very early era of marine conservation.  (Updated 21 Jan 2013)

UNDERWATER MODEL

Jodie Sands has appeared as a centrefold model.
Jodie Sands has appeared as a centrefold model.

Jodie Sands  (not her real name) was an excellent model in the Tweed River for these shots.

Esther Williams was a major Hollywood star in the 1950s
Esther Williams was a major Hollywood star in the 1950s

We discovered this Hollywood poster portrait in a closed shop window at the fabled ghost town of Ravenswood (Queensland) in 1978.  It was once a gold mining town.

Esther Williams was a major movie star that featured in synchronized swim movies of the 1940s and 1950s.

(Updated, larger pictures 21 Jan 2013)