While the dark cloud of COVID-19 descended upon Australia, the Coolangatta points and Northern NSW beach breaks turned on, offering welcome relief from the pandemic. The cancellation of all WSL events also ensured that many of the best girls and guys from Aus were grounded at home. The combination of classic conditions and a high concentration of world-class surfers ensured that some of the best surfing in years went down in the Autumn of 2020. Enjoy Lesson-1: Home School.    

Compiled by Lachie McKinnon