The Far Easter is an event created and managed by the Mallacoota Boardriders Club. It focuses on the art, people and culture of surfing on the Wilderness Coast and surrounding areas.
The Far Easter is a four day festival spanning Easter Long Weekend, April 18-21, 2019 consisting of various, mostly free, events including a 1960s karaoke, street art exhibition, live music, Easter egg hunt, open mic, and a retro board team surf comp open to any boardrider club member.
Dude. Totally rad.
- Some Guy
A massive thank you to the East Gippsland Shire for not only giving us the go ahead with our public art projects, but also awarding us a regional event grant that made this entire weekend possible!
Also, a huge thank you to Mallacoota Barbie Boats for the first place prize, Mallacoota Hotel, Mallacoota Butcher, Mallacoota Real Estate, Lucy’s Noodles, Pelican Pete, Merimbula Surf Shop, Rip Curl, Patagonia, Reef, Vissla, Futures, and Carve for ongoing support, prizes and sponsorship.
We would also like to thank Rennaye, Trindi, Christy, Brett, Jade, Vanessa, and Leo for organizing and executing. (HUGE THANKS to Rennaye and Nick and family especially, and Isy, Jya, Taylor, Airly, Steph, Tom, Mala, Holly, Dawn, Isaac, Meena, Katheryn, Talitha, Taj, Zy, Phil and all the businesses who allowed us to use their walls for art, Mallacoota P-12, Tom Nolan, Nerissa, Kylie, Kathy, James, Hannah, Ody, Jesse, Trev, Allison, Rachel, Nicole, Emma, all the mini-groms that helped out, Angus, Marg, Ketzia, Don, and everyone at Ynot Play, Benji and the Saltwater Sound System for the tunes, and Sailor’s Grave Brewing for supporting a small, grassroots event by creating our very own Far Easter Surf Fest 2019 beer and custom can design! And of course, a huge shout out to all the people who participated in and traveled for the event!