Here it is! When I got my first look at it I couldn't believe it was real. I've done stacks of missions with Rip Curl on #thesearch but this tops them all. Riding this unicorn was one of the greatest feelings I've experienced as a surfer. I've got friends and family hounding me about the location of this gem… but I'll never tell!
So this happened last night, I was the 50th inductee to the roll or renown in Tamworth which is a huge honour !! I am also very proud of winning the golden guitar for Album of the year for things I Carry Around . I got to sing with my beautiful wife onstage at the awards which was a huge highlight for us both. Sending love and thanks to all my family back in Grafton , my Mum for all the wonderful records and inspiration that helped make me who I am Love to all I'm speechless really TCD xx
If you did not get a chance to see me on A Current Affair last night, talking about the Australian public school that allowed Muslim boys to refuse to shake the hands of female teachers, the segment is now pinned to the top of my facebook page for you to watch.
Please have a look and feel free to let me know what you think about this.
Close-up with a confocal laser-scanning microscope. Ever wondered how a diving beetle swims through the water or manages to rest just on the surface? Its foot is more complicated than your own. This microscopic image of a male Acilius sulcatus (diving beetle) by photographer Igor Siwanowicz reveals the extraordinary complexity.
1. Buy high quality tools, so you only have to buy them once. 2. Keep a change of clothes at the office/workplace 3. Never hit anyone unless they are an immediate threat. 4. Every hat should serve a purpose. 5. There's no purpose for a hat once you are indoors. 6. Never take her to the movies on the first date. 7. Learn to wet shave. 8. Nothing looks more badass than a well-tailored suit. 9. Shave with the grain on the first go-around. 11. Always look a person in the eye when you talk to them. 12. Buy a plunger before you need a plunger. 13. Polish your boots. 14. Exercise makes you happy. Run, lift, and play sports. 15. Brush your teeth before you put on your tie. 16. A small amount of your paycheck should go directly to your savings account every pay. 17. Call Mum and Dad every week. 18. Never wear a clip-on tie. 19. Give a firm handshake. 20. Compliment her shoes. 21. If you aren’t confident, fake it. It will come around. 22. Be conscious of your body language. 23. The only reason to ever point a gun at someone is if you intend to shoot them. Period. 24. Always stand to shake someone’s hand. 25. Never lend anything you can’t afford to lose. 26. Ask more than you answer. Everybody likes to talk about themselves. 27. When you walk, look straight ahead, not at your feet. 28. Nice guys don’t finish last, boring guys do. 29. Find your passion and figure out how to get paid for it. 30. Don’t let the little head do the thinking for the big head. 31. No matter their job or status, everyone deserves your respect. 32. The most important thing you can learn is personal responsibility. Bad things happen; it’s your job to overcome them.
33. A man does what needs to be done without complaining. 34. Never stop learning. 35.Always go out into public dressed like you’re about to meet the love of your life. 36.Don’t change yourself just to make someone happy. 37.If you’re the smartest person in the room, you’re in the wrong room. 38.Luck favors the prepared. 39.Women find confidence sexy as hell. 40. No one is on their deathbed wishing they spent more time at work.
"We quantified and estimated that 8 million metric tonnes of plastic entered the ocean (in one year)."
Do you know what happens to the plastic items that you throw away? Meet the scientists investigating what happens to our plastic waste... in the thought-provoking film 'Oceans of Plastic' next on Four Corners.