Kirra Returns

by on Thursday 21st August, 2008   3895 Views


All Photos: SHIELD/WPS

Similar to that other mega-quick right, Ma'alaea on Maui, Queensland's Kirra has faded from the limelight over recent times. While Ma'alaea is simply too darn fickle to warrant much attention these days, Kirra's problem is there is now far too much sand,

Zap-fast swells started grinding through a couple of days ago. With very few makeable ones, even for these guys, Mick called in the Red Bull jet at his home break and defeated the minor problem of closeouts and the major problem of a killer current.


Bobby Martinez is married to a Gold Coast lady and the pair divide their time between the right-handers of Santa Barbara and Queensland. Check the surrogate Currumbin local using a jet-assist to absolutely hurtle through a Kirra hole.


Coolie Kids Geo Rivalries? Well, Dean, being Rabbit's protŽgŽ, pretty much grew up as part of the Snapper Rocks Surfriders Club furniture; and when Joel moved to town from Caloundra he similarly joined the famous Snapper club; ... Mick, on the other han


No stranger to sand-bottomed kegs, Kieren Perrow drove 45 minutes up the coast from his Byron Bay abode and drove high in some blue caves. Shortly after the session the boys all boarded a plane out of Brisbane's Eagle Farm Airport, bound for CENSORED


Surfing his home break is extra special for Mick. His boardriding club puts on the annual Sean Fanning and Joel Green memorial event, and there is also a section of the break called "Two Trees" where natural monuments were planted on Kirra Hill in their


Bobby goes the speeding pig-dog again, by the time he comes out of this thing he'll be somewhere down the beach near the iconic Kirra Bakery ... which suits Bobby just fine. The Californian is an out-and-proud meat pie eating maniac and has half-jokingly

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