Have you been practicing your rolls, spins and flips in the off season?

Because it’s time to put your skills to the test, and meet some fellow frothers while you’re at it with two of Queensland’s top bodyboarding clubs starting their season this weekend.

Both the Gold Coast Bodyboard Club (GCBC) and Sunshine Coast Bodyboard Club (SCBC) will hold Round One of their 2016 season this Sunday, March 20.

GCBC will hold it’s club day at Duranbah Beach while SCBC will meet at Kawana.

If you have yet to sign on for the clubs, never fear! You can sign up either by contact the club’s secretary (details below) or by visiting the Surfing Australia website at:

Gold Coast Bodyboard Club HERE | Access Code: 2016
Sunshine Coast Bodyboard Club HERE | Access Code: 4557

GCBC Comp Dates for 2016
◾Round 1 – March 20th, Duranbah Beach
◾Round 2 – April 10th, Duranbah Beach
◾Round 3 – May 22nd, Duranbah Beach
◾Round 4 – June 26st, Duranbah Beach
◾Round 5 – July 24th, Duranbah Beach
◾Round 6 – August 28th, Duranbah Beach (May need to be changed)
◾Round 7 – September 18th, Duranbah Beach
◾Round 8 – October: Sunday 16th, Duranbah Beach
◾Round 9 – November 20th, Duranbah Beach

If the event needs to be moved due to surf conditions, the alternative beach will be Kingscliff NSW. If the change is needed due to conditions a text and updated on Facebook will be made the night before or at the latest before 6am on the morning of the comp.


All competitors are to Sign-In at 6:30AM there after (QLD Time) at the Administration Tent. The first heat will commence no later than 7:00AM. Opens Competitors can Sign-In at 8:00 AM.

SCBC Round One event page

GCBC Round One event page

More info:

Gold Coast Bodyboard Club website

Sunshine Coast Bodyboard Club website