Yes it’s that time of year people. When the temperature falls in the Southern Ocean and the storms that follow fire lines of swell northward toward Indonesia.

In Australia we’re lucky, the tropical bounty is just a short plane trip away. But for surfers coming from the northern hemisphere, getting to Indo is a long haul.

That wasn’t gonna stop French surfer Adrien Toyon from making his long awaited maiden voyage to score Desert Point in all its glory, so he packed up and jumped in a flying steel tube southward to intercept a solid swell at the wave.