South Straddie Super Sesh

Gold Coast
Gold Coast
Gold Coast
Bede Durbidge
Gold Coast
Gabriel Medina
Brett Simpson
Jack Robinson
Damien Hobgood
Gabriel Medina
Adam Bennetts
Jadson Andre
Mick Fanning
Miguel Pupo
Brett Simpson
Mick Fanning
Bede Durbidge
Jack Robinson

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With a little break in the Quiksilver Pro action, the who’s who of surfing descended upon South Stradbroke Island an hour north of Coolangatta. Our crew left at 8am and by 9 we were taking the water taxi across the body of water that separates the island from the mainland. The ferry costs $6AUS and is well worth it unless you like paddling across a bull-shark infested channel. Just who was out? Mick Fanning, John John, Simpo, Bede, Gabriel Medina, Jadson Andre, Miguel Pupo, CJ and Damien Hobgood, Jack Robinson, Adam Bennetts and probably a hundred more dudes. Still, with all the crew it was pretty easy to get waves as there were peaks up and down the beach and it was nice and consistent.