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We Are Open This Friday

We Are Open This Friday from 10am until 6pm (we may shut a little earlier if it is quiet) Saturday we'll be open from 10am-1pm and Sunday, just our normal hours of 12-4pm.  Drop by and check out some of the fine gear we have in store.   Friday 10am - 6pm...

Rob Machado Midas by Firewire

We now have the the Rob Machado MIDAS by Firewire in store at Zak Surfboards.  This super fun looking shape is designed for high speed shralping in small to medium waves and looks to be an excellent addition to you quiver as we get closer to the warmer months....

Surfboard Studio

The Surfboard Studio in Action

The Surfboard Studio in action- For more information on what is offered at The Surfboard Studio - from materials, tools, courses, rental space etc - hit up their website here This video was shot & edited for the Surfboard Studio Melbourne by Glenn Barry...

Articles

How to remove surfboard tail pad grip

Here's a little instructional article on how to remove surfboard tail pad grip. It's a question the staff instore get asked quite a bit, there doesn't seem to be much in the way of content online that I though was very useful, so here you go - step by step...

Surfboard Volume

Surfboard Volume has definitely become a prominent unit of measuring and comparing surfboards over the last few years.  With so many different and alternative shapes on the market these days, Surfboard Volume has become a very useful tool in comparing the wide...

Surfboard Rocker

The amount of rocker a board has is one of the most critical elements in surfboard design in relation to how a board will perform.  Matching the right amount of curve in the right areas, nose to tail, complementing the curve of a boards outline to result in a...