Black and white photograph featuring Gerald Brocklesby jumping over the sprinkler in the back garden of his family home at Blackburn, on 17 January 1953.The Brocklesby children often played in the sprinkler in the backyard to seek relief from the summer heat.

Photograph collected as part of Melbourne's Biggest Family Album in 2006.

Description of Content

Boy in swimming costume jumping over rotating sprinkler attached to a garden hose on the lawn in a backyard. Trees are in the background and a woodpile sits against a wooden fence at back right.

Physical Description

Digital image file, copied from original black and white print.

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