Iconic Gold Coast surfboard shaper Dick Van Straalen shares his passion for his craft and love of surfing – which he has been doing for nearly 60 years.

Film by Matt Raimondo | mattraimondo.com

Historic footage/images supplied by Dick Van Strallen | dickvanstraalen.com

Additional footage from Matt Raimondo:
Single Fin – Soul Arch or Die | vimeo.com/80048843
Raised on waves | vimeo.com/100086093

Footage of Dave Rastovich courtesy of Cyrus Sutton from the film:
Under the Sun | vimeo.com/3877588