With the ocean surfers enjoying their day, one of Australia’s most iconic surf spots has been transformed into an epic surf destination.
Key points:Pacifica surf shop in Galveston is undergoing a major faceliftThe Surf Shop in South Australia is undergoing major renovationsThe new surf shop will open on October 12Pacifica Surf Shop has been renamed to Surf Shop of the Month and will feature more surf than ever beforeThe SurfShop in South Africa’s capital city of Pretoria, has become the first Australian surf shop to undergo major facilitation and renovation, with the first surf shop on the continent.
Keypoints:The Surf shop in South-East Australia is due to open on the first day of OctoberThe Surfshop in South America will open in AugustPacifica, which is famous for its surf-and-dash service, is undergoing its first major facile in more than 20 years.
The Surfers of South-West Australia, which operates a popular surf spot called the ‘Omakase’, were celebrating the opening of the new Surf Shop on Monday night.
A large banner read: ‘Pour me a drink, I’m here’.
A wave was made on the beach at Pacifica Surf shop on October 11, 2018.(ABC News: Jason Nelson)The Surf Club, which has been the venue for many popular surf spots across the country, was also celebrating the launch.
“This is going to be the most amazing surf shop ever,” owner Jason Nelson told the ABC.
“The surfers are here and it’s going to really change the Surf Club.”
Pacifica’s surfers enjoyed a day out at the Surf Shop, which was transformed into a surfing destination.(ABC Radio: Tom O’Shea)The shop was initially built in 1978 and featured a boardwalk, surfboard shop, and a surfboard repair shop.
“I’m just happy that it’s all ready,” Mr Nelson said.
“It’s the surfers that I really miss.”
A new SurfShop of the month will be added to the Surfers Surf Club on October 13.
“We’ve been here for 20 years now, and I think the surf is going up, the waves are going up,” Mr O’Sullivan said.
The new Surf shop will feature some of the best waves in the Pacific Ocean.(ABC NEWS: Tom Winton)”The wave is really coming back, there’s really good waves coming out of here.”
Mr Nelson said the SurfShop would become the home of the Surf Crew, a popular surfing group.
“Every time we go out there we get a wave or two out of the surf shop,” he said.’
I’m really looking forward to the surf’The Surf Crew have a surf shop inside the Surf House on November 5, 2018 in Melbourne.(ABC South East: Jason Collins)Mr Nelson and Mr O’,Sullivan said the surf would continue to be a part of the club, but would be more experienced.
“There’ll be a new wave or couple of waves every week that we’ll try to go for,” Mr Nelson said.
He said the new shop would feature more of the same, but with some new things to look forward to.
“All the new stuff, the new surf gear, the fresh, fresh water, fresh surf,” Mr Sohn said.
Pacifica owner Jason Nellas, left, and Mr Nelson celebrate after they were awarded the Surf Spot of the Year in 2018.(AAP: Greg Coughlan)”There’s always new stuff out there, new surf, new waves, new wave, new day.”
That’s why I’m really excited about the Surf School.
“Pacifico Surf Shop will be the second Surf Shop to open in the new century, following in the footsteps of the popular Surf Club.
The other is in Sydney’s south-east, Surf House.
In 2020, Surf Shop opened its doors and it was renamed to the ‘Sunrise Surf Shop’, and became one of the most popular surfing spots in the world.