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Diving at the Valley Baths, Brisbane, Queensland, 1938

Photographer: Unidentified.


Location: Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; -27.454132, 153.036729.


Description: An action shot of a young man diving from a tower at the Valley swimming pool. Other young men in swimming costumes are waiting in turn on the tower and on a lower diving board. The Baths are in Wickham Street, Fortitude Valley, and are still widely used by the Brisbane community today.


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Taken sometime in 1938