All three of them rate Papua New Guinea as favourite surf destinations, so maybe PNG is holding?
Let’s see what Mallee has been up to.
Current position – Final Year Med Student from Newcastle University
Local surf spot – Newcastle Point
Favourite surf spot destination – Ungalik – Papua New Guinea
Travel experience – Japan, Europe, Scandinavia, New Zealand, PNG
Best Surf trip ever – 2017 spent 10 weeks in northern PNG surfed some unreal spots that were untouched and unknown.
Worst surf trip ever – Off an island in New Guinea I tied an anchor to a knot that slipped. We chased a borrowed boat 2km out to sea, paddling on our boards, before locals picked us up.
Best principle you were ever given in regards to surfing – Learn to surf in all conditions, even slop has something to offer.
Education and work experience – Studied 2 years of biomedical science before starting Medicine, spent 2 months volunteering in Kavieng Hospital – PNG.
Favourite surfer in the world and why – Nicholas Cooper always calm and collected in heavy surf, he is the mecca of cool.
Current go-to surfboard? (make and dims) – JS Monsta Box 6’0 31lts.