“We are also stoked that our women’s and junior divisions are looking to include the biggest field they’ve ever had.”

Surfing action is set to kick off at 9am at Bells Beach tomorrow (May 27).

A traditional welcome and smoking ceremony is set to take place tonight (May 26) from 4.30-5pm at Bells Beach.

Live scores, video and photos for the event can be found at australianindigenoussurfingtitles.com.

The Australian Indigenous Surfing Titles is presented by Rip Curl and supported by the Victorian Government, HeadSox, Woolworths, VicHealth, Play it Safe by the Water, Wathaurong Cooperative,

Narana Aboriginal Cultural Centre, Surf Coast Events, Surfing Australia, ONABAC, VACSAL, Strong Brother Strong Sister, Surfline, Yakeen Safety and Surfing Victoria.

Surf Coast times story here.