Big Wednesday x Immortals with Tom Carroll & Peter Townend
Dive into the heart of surf history at the Noosa Festival of Surfing’s exclusive event on Wednesday, March 13th, hosted at the iconic Noosa Surf Museum by career surf journalist, Phil Jarratt.
Join us for a night that promises to be unforgettable, featuring two living legends of Australian surfing – Australia’s inaugural world champion, Peter Townend (1976), and three-time world champion, Tom Carroll (1980, 1983, 1984).
The first half of the evening is a celebration of the launch of “Immortals,” a groundbreaking book by our incredible nights emcee, Phil Jarratt. The book crowns Tom Carroll as one of Australia’s top 12 surfers in history, marking a pivotal moment in surf literature. Phil will take us through details of the book and a back and fourth with both Tom and Pete over the details of the book.
In the second half of the evening, embark on a captivating journey into the making of the 1978 classic, “Big Wednesday,” a film synonymous with an evolving surf culture. Peter Townend, a pivotal figure in its creation, shares exclusive outtakes and behind-the-scenes insights, unveiling the profound impact this film has had on shaping contemporary surf culture.
This is a rare, ticketed event with extremely limited availability. Don’t miss your chance to be part of this intimate experience – secure your tickets now and ride the wave of history with us!