Westshore Surf Lifesaving Club's polar bear certificate swim at Westshore

Daily Telegraph
Production date
27 Jun 1968
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Pictured is a crowd of people racing towards the sea at Westshore beach

The caption reads: Mad dogs and Englishmen go out in the midday sun, but certainly not affected by either sun or heat were these derring-do types - more than 120 of them - who braved last weekend's cold and rainy weather to take part in the Westshore Surf Lifesaving Club's 'polar bear' certificate swim at Westshore.
Production date
27 Jun 1968
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Black and white film negative
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27 Jun 1968
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gifted by the Daily Telegraph. Reproduction by kind permission of NZME/Hawke’s Bay Today.
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A/12/1, 13454


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