In the early 1980s, Mandurah was a small seaside village known for its relaxed lifestyle and cheap land.
Everyone knew everyone in the town.
The locals took advantage of the ocean and estuary. Fishing was a popular pastime.
The photos in the gallery above paint a picture of what Mandurah was like when Annette Deverell was alive.
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