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Manly Swimming Pool Brisbane 1936 | by State Library of Queensland, Australia
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Manly Swimming Pool Brisbane 1936

Creator: Unidentified

 

Location: Manly, Brisbane, Queensland

 

Description: The Manly Swimming Pool was opened by His Worship, the Mayor, Ald. W. A. Jolly, on 25 September, 1926 (Information taken from: M. Beitz, Mangroves to moorings : stories and photographs of people and events in and around Manly, Queensland, 1982).

This image depicts a swimming class for local school children. They are gathered on the diving tower and diving board. The water of the bay at Manly can be seen in the background.

 

View this image at the State Library of Queensland: hdl.handle.net/10462/deriv/133783

 

Information about State Library of Queensland’s collection: www.slq.qld.gov.au/resources/picture-queensland

 

You are free to use this image without permission. Please attribute State Library of Queensland.

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Taken sometime in 1936