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Miles Niddrie from Learn To Surf Newcastle is running a Surf Groms & a Surf

Miles Niddrie from Learn To Surf Newcastle is running a Surf Groms & a Surf Teens program over the September - October school holidays Miles Niddrie from Learn To Surf Newcastle is running a Surf Groms & a Surf Teens program over the September – October school holidays. Age bracket is 5-19 for boys & girls. Boards & wetsuits are supplied or you can use your own. The weather…

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Mick Adam outside Slimes Surf & Skate in King Street, Newcastle

Mick Adam outside Slimes Surf & Skate in King Street, Newcastle Mick Adam outside Slimes Surf & Skate in King Street, Newcastle. He’s holding Mick Taylor’s custom 5’10” long, 191/4″ wide, & 23/8″ thick Bushranger 2. This model comes stock with a Rounded Square tail,…

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A shot John Witzig took of me in 1976 at Haleiwa in Hawaii

A shot John Witzig took of me in 1976 at Haleiwa in Hawaii A shot John Witzig took of me in 1976 at Haleiwa in Hawaii. John has an exhibition of 26 his iconic photos on display now at the Grafton Regional Gallery In Fitzroy St, on the NSW North Coast. The exhibition just opened & is on display until October 21. (Gallery…

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An EPS – Epoxy Super Twin that Nick Pope glassed for me set up with

An EPS - Epoxy Super Twin that Nick Pope glassed for me set up with FCS 2 Plugs An EPS – Epoxy Super Twin that Nick Pope glassed for me set up with FCS 2 Plugs. Nick took the photo of it in his back yard just after he had glassed it. I shaped it out of US Blanks EPS foam & Nick glassed it with 4oz glass & Epoxy resin. It’s…

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A shot from a few days ago in Newcastle

A shot from a few days ago in Newcastle A shot from a few days ago in Newcastle. I know, the hat looks totally ridiculous but I have a reasonably large circular “solar panel” of missing hair on my head. Even though it’s still winter & the water is cold daytime temps have…

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My son Nathan with his new board just back from glassing at PSM

My son Nathan with his new board just back from glassing at PSM My son Nathan with his new board just back from glassing at PSM. It’s a “Bushranger 3″ model, 5’10”, 20″ wide & 23/8″ thick. Fin set up is Thruster using FCS 2 Plugs. He did the Color design. It was started…

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A Super Twin model I shaped recently for Mauricio Abreu who lives in Hawaii

A Super Twin model I shaped recently for Mauricio Abreu who lives in Hawaii A Super Twin model I shaped recently for Mauricio Abreu who lives in Hawaii. It’s 5’10” long, 193/4″ wide & 21/2″ thick. We haven’t figured out how to get it to him yet as we usually don’t export due to the…

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A shot from my Sunday afternoon decal cutting session

A shot from my Sunday afternoon decal cutting session A shot from my Sunday afternoon decal cutting session. My surfboard decals are printed by Rhema Graphics at Currumbin on the “Goldy”. Each sheet comes with assorted logos that have to be individually cut out. They are printed on fine porous…

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Matt Biolos sent this to me yesterday, a tattoo by @thadart from San Clemente who

Matt Biolos sent this to me yesterday, a tattoo by @thadart from San Clemente who is apparently in Newcastle Matt Biolos sent this to me yesterday, a tattoo by @thadart from San Clemente who is apparently in Newcastle. I like the broken in half twin fin with a piece on each foot. @mayhemb3_mattbiolos @squallandanchortattoo @hoy666 @jmanradshred…

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My son Nathan plays lead guitar in the Thomas Macokatic band

My son Nathan plays lead guitar in the Thomas Macokatic band My son Nathan plays lead guitar in the Thomas Macokatic band. Tom on acoustic & vocals, Gabe on Drums, Dan on Bass Guitar. All the songs they play are original, written by Tom, this one is called “Call On You” which is the first Single off…

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