“THE HOTTEST SURFER YOU’VE NEVER SEEN,” GARY ELKERTON PROFILE BY NICK CARROLL (1983)

Nick Carroll’s profile on Gary Elkerton ran in the June 1983 issue of Surfing magazine. This version has been slightly edited.  *  *  *  Gary “Kong” Elkerton is sitting on the newly erected, council-inspired sand dune that separates Narrabeen lagoon from the shimmering heat of North Narrabeen Beach itself. Today it is very hot indeed,…