Paul had just recently bought a boat so off we (me, Paul, Guy, Glenn and Michael) went to The Box at Ettalong for a surf.
The surf break is a long way out so it is either a long paddle from the beach or a walk over the hill and a paddle up the river. Either way it is a long exhausting paddle back in after a surfing session.
We launched somewhere near the rip bridge. We were half way to the break when the engine started billowing smoke. We landed and it seemed to fix itself. Lucky!!!!
The waves were good though a little smallish. The sets were reasonably sized though it was a bit of a wait. There were only a few of us out so there were plenty of waves.
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