I was sorry to read of the death of 'JJ' Richards. I first met JJ in the summer of 1959 and he was a very regular attender at Crich until the mid-1960s. He was also a very keen photographer and this picture of him in action was in a collection of black and white pictures given to me by Jim Jordan.
Whiteman Park is about 15 km in the northern outskirts of Perth in Western Australia. Whiteman Park is very large with 3,935 hectares or 9,725 acres which is mostly native bush land. The recreation areas cover 150 hectares and the tramway ia about 4 km long. http://www.whitemanpark.com.au/