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Shapeshifter… master craftsman Joel Fitzgerald will be showing off his skills at the 2013 Byron Bay Surf Festival. Photo Jeff Dawson
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Joel Fitzgerald – a master in his craft – is one of the dozen invited national and international shapers to display and demonstrate board designs during the Byron Bay Surf Festival from October 25 to 27.

International attendees include Brazilian Rodrigo Matsuda, who has pioneered finless and wooden glide crafts, and a young talent in California-style hull shapes and boards, American Ryan Lovelace. For more details visit the online festival program www.byronbaysurffestival.com/program.

 


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