Australian Longboard Surfing Open/Kings of Kingscliff
Wednesday 23 June 2021 to Monday 28 June 2021
The Australian Longboard Surfing Open (ALSO) is the premier international longboard surfing and festival event in New South Wales with its home being Kingscliff Beach, located on the far North Coast of NSW.
ALSO represents a unique multi-day differentiated surfing festival model with no near-equivalents. Also consists of a range of family, social, and sporting activities for everyone to be a part of.
ALSO is proudly supported by partners at Destination New South Wales (DNSW) the Tweed Shire Council (TSC), corporate and festival partners.
This multi-day surfing event attracts competitors, spectators, and media Australia wide and internationally.
The competition program has a focus on gender equity and includes, Open men’s and women’s longboard, All-age divisions, Juniors to Golden Oldies.
The surfing event structure is augmented with a variety of festival activities that combined enhances the social atmosphere creating a pleasurable collective program for participants, visitors and local community to partake in and enjoy.
Caters for people with sufficient mobility to climb a few steps but who would benefit from fixtures to aid balance. (This includes people using walking frames and mobility aids)
Caters for people who use a wheelchair.
Caters for people who are deaf or have hearing loss
Caters for people who are blind or have vision loss