Slim Ward – In Remembrance

With sadness to announce USFA life member Slim Ward (433L) passed away this week. Slim was one of our spearfishing pioneers possibly starting out at Lake Conjola around 1948. Slim had his own business called Slim Ward Cycles in Greenacre, making, selling and repairing...

Snorkel described as lethal in Australian Parliament

Dr M. H. Cass (ALP VIC) told Federal Parliament in March that an underwater snorkel on sale in Australia was lethal. He asked the Prime Minister, Mr Gorton, to investigate the sale of the snorkel. Mr Gorton agreed to make the inquiries. The snorkel was described by Dr...