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Noa Deane, D-Bah, Gold Coast

Noa Deane’s been on our radar for a while now. Y’heard of him? Being a surfer from Coolangatta and standing out ain’t easy, but there’s something about the kid. Here he’s taking a chunk outta a spot he frequents – D-Bah. “There’s not really anything too interesting about the session or the place,” says photog […]

full frame // Mar 8, 2016
Words by Matt O'Brien
Reading Time: < 1 minutes

Noa Deane’s been on our radar for a while now. Y’heard of him? Being a surfer from Coolangatta and standing out ain’t easy, but there’s something about the kid. Here he’s taking a chunk outta a spot he frequents – D-Bah.

“There’s not really anything too interesting about the session or the place,” says photog Matty O’Brien, who shot this. “I was down on the Goldy hanging with the Foster brothers (Beau & Nathan) and they introduced me to Noa Deane. The kid’s legit. He’s graced with a pretty nice-lookin’ bowl cut and some meat on them bones, so you know he gots the power. The boy surfs with similar style to Julian and collects cameras like Dane. He says he doesn’t aspire to Dane’s antics but you can tell he does. We all do. Anyway, I told you there was nothing interesting to this, I’m just down with Noa Deane…” And after watching him surf, it’s hard not to be.

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