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The Disabled Surfers Association is having a gathering at Clarkes Beach in Byron Bay this Saturday March 17.

Volunteers, surfers or non-surfers, experienced or first timers, are welcome to help.

The aim is to take disabled participants of all ages and disabilities surfing in a fun and safe environment.

Bring swimmers and a towel. Volunteers are required from 9am for sign-on.


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