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Take a look at skateboarding from a new angle, through a new lens, with a fresh perspective. This is the world of women’s skateboarding captured by the women who live it and breathe it.

Yeah Girl is a photography exhibition exposing the often unseen and rapidly growing world of women’s skateboarding.

Featuring photos of female skateboarders shot by female photographers from around the world, the exhibition is a documentation of women’s skateboarding and its creative undercurrents.

Yeah Girl opens at Dust Temple on March 11 and runs until March 28.

Program

6/3
Girls Skate Lesson

9am–11am
Sunday 6 March

Tugun Skatepark
Betty Diamond Park
Tugun QLD

We had a blast!
11/3
Opening Party

6:00pm
Friday 11 March

Dust Temple
54 Currumbin Creek Rd
Currumbin QLD

Thanks for coming
11–28/3
Exhibition

Mon–Fri 7am–4pm
Sat 7am–1pm

Dust Temple
54 Currumbin Creek Rd
Currumbin QLD

That's a wrap!
18/3
Days Like These Premiere

6:00pm
Friday 18 March

Darkside Skateboards
2158 Gold Coast Hwy
Miami QLD

Thanks for coming
  • "  Women’s skateboarding is in a class of its own, and it’s completely its own world. Politics have made it that way, but I also look at it and think that it can be a very positive thing.  " - Vanessa Torres

Photographers

Sarah Meurle Sarah Meurle

Sarah Meurle
(SWE)

Maria Lima Maria Lima

Maria Lima
(DNK)

Nam-Chi Van Nam-Chi Van

Nam-Chi Van
(USA)

Sarah Huston Sarah Huston

Sarah Huston
(AUS)

Louisa Menke Louisa Menke

Louisa Menke
(NLD)

Lisa Kindberg Lisa Kindberg

Lisa Kindberg
(SWE)

Marie Dabbadie Marie Dabbadie

Marie Dabbadie
(FRA)

Mimi Knoop Mimi Knoop

Mimi Knoop
(USA)

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