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by Grooter
Wed Jan 14, 2015 8:11 pm
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: Flinders Island is now Lord Howe Island
Replies: 26
Views: 4505

Re: Flinders Island

No idea but keen to hear about it. Would like to visit these islands one day
by Grooter
Fri Oct 24, 2014 2:01 pm
Forum: Travel & Health
Topic: Surf Trip to Kerala (India) in November/December?
Replies: 9
Views: 2253

Re: Surf Trip to Kerala (India) in November/December?

Been to India 5 times, never for the surf though. Pretty safe place, locals are almost always friendly and if you can talk about cricket you'll have 100 best mates in about 5 minutes. Beautiful country and the food is incredible. Most people will understand some English but learning a few common phr...
by Grooter
Tue Aug 19, 2014 1:48 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Bodyboards banned in New York
Replies: 7
Views: 2150

Re: Bodyboards banned in New York

While safety seems to be the primary motivation for the ban, the decision doesn’t consider “boogie boards” as recreational watercraft, but as “floatation devices". At last. This is what I've been saying for years. And if the boogie boarders don't like it, they can always head over to San Francisco ...
by Grooter
Sun Aug 03, 2014 10:32 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Surfer dies on the Monrington Peninsula
Replies: 6
Views: 2401

Surfer dies on the Monrington Peninsula

http://www.theage.com.au/victoria/surfe ... zzuc3.html

Poor bloke, Crunchies at Point Leo is a pretty tame wave albeit shallow. Must have cracked his head on the reef or his board.

I've surfed on my own plenty of times, probably should stop doing that
by Grooter
Thu May 01, 2014 1:01 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: half men need not apply
Replies: 42
Views: 5242

Re: half men need not apply

Legion wrote:
Grooter wrote:Thank christ this shit is never out in all its tardery in Victoria
You mean they're too scared of the mean peaks at Cyril's? Or Cecil's, or whatever it was called?
One can only hope!
by Grooter
Wed Apr 30, 2014 8:20 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: half men need not apply
Replies: 42
Views: 5242

Re: half men need not apply

Thank christ this shit is never out in all its tardery in Victoria
by Grooter
Fri Apr 18, 2014 11:49 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Bells
Replies: 44
Views: 4683

Re: Bells

I'm going tomorrow. Hopefully there will be some waves.

Anyone else going? If so come and say hi, I'll be the guy with two little brats and a missus in tow!
by Grooter
Wed Mar 19, 2014 12:48 pm
Forum: FOR SALE - BOARDS & STUFF (incl Lost & Found)
Topic: STILL FOR SALE 6'5 Roundtail CHEAP.
Replies: 32
Views: 5499

Re: SOLD ! 6'5 Roundtail For Sale CHEAP.

Ah fcuk I should have paid more attention to this as I would have been interested for the following reasons

1) I'm a fat cnut; and
2) That epic drop-in photo and the resulting melt-down.
by Grooter
Wed Mar 12, 2014 12:38 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Phillip Island
Replies: 104
Views: 12471

Re: Phillip Island

Hatchnam wrote:Free. Just bring thermomix and food.
Done and done.

Prepare to be truly amazed by the Thermomix my friend! :o
by Grooter
Wed Mar 12, 2014 12:19 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Phillip Island
Replies: 104
Views: 12471

Re: Phillip Island

thanks for the advice on proper chooks steve. the chateau-de-hatchnam will be available to visit/stay should the southern oceans swells allure u from time to time. What's the going rate for a stopover iggs? My sister has a caravan at Phillip Island in Cowes but I'll be fcuked if I'm paying her the ...
by Grooter
Wed Mar 12, 2014 8:34 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Phillip Island
Replies: 104
Views: 12471

Re: Phillip Island

Oh christ here we go again....
by Grooter
Mon Mar 10, 2014 12:30 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Phillip Island
Replies: 104
Views: 12471

Re: Phillip Island

the father of one of little bazza's classmates grew up near leongatha and was telling me the other day a bit about that area. i'd never ever thought about it before but later i got on google maps and was checking out the farmland between there and wonthaggi and thinking it looked pretty interesting...
by Grooter
Sun Mar 09, 2014 12:03 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Phillip Island
Replies: 104
Views: 12471

Re: Phillip Island

Steve. I rarely eat out. I cook. As long as there's a good fishmonger somewhat nearby that I can stock up from once a month all will be sweet. And a monthly trip to Melbournes outer suburbs to stock up on the more ethnic food stuffs. Plus. I will be able to go for the odd surf with groots here and ...
by Grooter
Sun Mar 09, 2014 8:43 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Phillip Island
Replies: 104
Views: 12471

Re: Phillip Island

Coffee and wine are pretty shit as well

As for where I live, well, that's a very different story of the gastronomic delights on offer :-D-:
by Grooter
Fri Mar 07, 2014 8:16 pm
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: Phillip Island
Replies: 104
Views: 12471

Re: Phillip Island

I think there is an opportunity to link up with Groots to set up Frankston's first Thermomix store. 3-) If he's up for it I'm there! No shit iggs you're planning to actually spend time in the south for while? Good thing you're not phased by the cold mate, get ready to surf waves with plenty of powe...
by Grooter
Sun Mar 02, 2014 7:05 am
Forum: General surf discussion
Topic: the most annoying surfer
Replies: 124
Views: 11852

Re: the most annoying surfer

People who are better surfers than me. Just fcuk off and let me have some waves will ya! :x

Cnuts who purposely make a big turn right near you and spray you with water. I really, really hate that, every drop that I feel hitting me feels like acid burning into my skin :x :x :x
by Grooter
Thu Feb 20, 2014 8:41 am
Forum: Weather & surf forecasting
Topic: Summer 2013-'14
Replies: 312
Views: 47150

Re: Summer 2013-'14

No, serious Braithy..I always held to this fantasy that Climate Change would deliver copious ten foot days at the Point so it wouldn't matter so much if we left an uninhabitable planet for our kids. Now the awful realisation has dawned. Climate Change means a never ending Spring. And we hassle Vicc...