A limited edition boardshorts, signed by the band Metallica and framed will be the main item to be auctioned at the Billabong Golf day being held at St Franics Links on 13 July. The auction and golf day is being held to raise funds for the Supertubes Surfing Foundation (SSF).
Billabong CEO Ernest Bendeman says that only 5 of the signed boardshorts exist in the world and it is a sought after collector’s item. “We also have surfboards donated by Occy, Andy Irons and Taj Burrow to auction off. a painting donated by Bill Odgen depicting Pipeline in Hawaii as well as a Supertubes painting by local artist Martin Bakker will also be on auction.
Well known TV celebrity Marius Roberts will be the auctioneer for the evening and will also be rasing funds for the SSF by selling off Occy Boardshorts as well as a number of accommodation packages donated by local businesses.
Details about the golf day and booking a four ball can be found below.