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The Australian Surf Festival, Toyota Australian SUP Titles and the Surf Dive N Ski Australian Junior Surfing Titles are expected to attract more than 800 surfers from around the country competing for the coveted honours.

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“Surfing Australia is extremely pleased to announce our 2016 National Titles events schedule,” said Surfing Australia CEO Andrew Stark.

“More than 50 individual titles will be contested across the prestigious Australian Titles. All these events will contribute towards the selection of Australian teams to compete at the International Surfing Association (ISA) World Championship events. The events will be staged in iconic and beautiful surfing locations and we thank the respective local communities and local and state governments for their support.

“It is an honour to win an Australian Title in any sport and we wish all the competitors the very best of luck for the various Australian Titles divisions.”

The schedule:

Australian Surf Festival – Coffs Harbour, NSW – Jul 29 – Aug 15, 2016

Opening Ceremony – Friday July 29th, 2016

Australian Surfmasters Titles – Saturday 30th – Wednesday 3rd August, 2016

Australian Longboard Titles – Thursday 4th– Thursday 11th August, 2016

Australian Logger Titles – Mon 8th – Thursday 11th August, 2016

Australian Bodyboard Titles – Friday 12th – Monday 15th August, 2016

Toyota Australian SUP Titles – Geraldton, WA – Sept 2 – 6, 2016

Opening Ceremony – Friday September 2nd, 2016

Marathon & Technical racing (all divisions SUP & Prone) – Saturday September 3rd – Sunday September 4th, 2016

SUP Surfing (all divisions) – Monday September 5th – Tuesday September 6th, 2016

Surf Dive N Ski Australian Junior Surfing Titles – Phillip Island, VIC – 26 Nov – 3 Dec, 2016

Opening Ceremony – Saturday November 26th, 2016
Competition period (all divisions) – Sunday November 27th – Saturday December 3rd, 2016

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