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Frother of the Month – Hugo Odgers

Nickname: H Occupation: Student Age: 14 Local Break: Bondi Board Types: A log, a short board, an 8-foot mid-length and a 5’4” quad fin. Goofy or Natural: Natural How long ago did you start surfing and why? I started surfing when I was seven years old. I’ve always loved the water. Do other members of […]

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Local Chick – Jovi Vojvodic

Randwick resident Jovi Vojvodic runs Project 82, where she specialises in interior design and enjoys the process of building something from nothing. Jovi shares her local favourites with The Beast… How long have you lived here? An eternity. I grew up in Waterloo and was raised in Randwick. What’s your favourite beach? You can never […]

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Eugene Tan – The Genius Behind The Lens

Where are you originally from? I was born in Perth, I grew up there and stayed there until I was about 21, and then I moved to Sydney. What were you doing when you first came to Sydney? I was a graphic designer and worked in interactive design, which back then was working with CD […]

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Local Bloke – Travis New

Coogee resident Travis New teaches guitar locally at Sunburst Music and loves jamming on Thursday nights at the Coogee Diggers. Travis shares his local favourites with The Beast… How long have you lived here? I’ve lived in Coogee for the past five years. I grew up in Orange and lived in Byron Bay after I […]

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Frother of the Month – Adam Yu

Nickname: Adam Yewwww, Yuey Occupation: Fun-employed creator of The Why You Collective Age: 30 Local Break: Bondi Beach Board types: 5’10” DP Goldfish and a 5’10” Softech foamie Goofy or Natural: Natural (I wish I could say my style was natural) Where are you originally from? I grew up in southwest Sydney, near Campbelltown, and […]

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Local Chick – Kerry Cusack

How long have you lived here? I moved to Australia from Northern Ireland about 15 years ago and have been living in the Eastern Suburbs for about ten of those years. What’s your favorite beach? I love the peacefulness of Bondi in the winter, chilling in Bronte in summer – especially with a barbecue going […]

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Local Bloke – Tom Chapman

How long have you lived here? I have lived in the Eastern Suburbs my whole life. I grew up in Waverley and started surfing down at Bronte when I was young. I’m currently living in Bronte. What’s your favourite beach? Bronte. It’s a beautiful and unique place down there. I really hope the council doesn’t […]

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Ben Davies – The Brains Behind Bondi Rescue

Where are you originally from? I’ve only ever lived in the Eastern Suburbs. It all started way back when my great grandparents arrived from Scotland in 1912. My great grandfather came for a job as a petty officer in the freshly started Australian Navy, working on a training ship in Sydney Harbour called the HMAS […]

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Frother of the Month – Franck Gazzola

For those readers who do not know you, can you please introduce yourself? My name is Franck Gazzola and I am the owner and lead photographer of the Frothers Gallery, a fine Art photographic gallery specialising in ocean-inspired images. New logo, new website – there have been quite a few changes at Frothers lately; can […]

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Local Chick – Margaret Szabo from Bronte

Bronte resident Margaret Szabo runs her own maternity store in Charing Cross and enjoys making local mums look good. Margaret shares her local favourites with The Beast… How long have you lived here? I moved to Bronte 18 years ago with my husband, Paul, and baby girl, Sara. Since then we have had two boys […]

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