“* Nobbys Beach Surf Pavilion *
by Carolyn Connolly.
This historic location is overlooking Nobbys Beach in Newcastle, NSW Australia...and high on the hill behind the Pavilion is historic Fort Scratchley...
The Nobbys Beach Surf Pavilion was built in 1923...
"Scratchley’s massive guns went into action against an attack by a Japanese submarine during World War II, earning it distinction as the only fort on the Australian coast to have fired against enemy attack."
Captured mid-afternoon, in early autumn, on the 23rd of March 2003...
Category: ~ Travel & Place ~