The Surfing Historian

E10: Surfing and Consumer Practices with Tom Wilson

Episode Summary

Tom Wilson, the Founder of Wave Changer, a Sydney, Australia-based nonprofit organization talks about his organization's vision to “create a carbon neutral, waste-free surf industry that's respectful to nature, yet retains the innovation, high performance and excitement we all expect from surfing.” In this episode, we also chat about Wave Changer’s mission to enable the surf community to embrace sustainable solutions and reduce its environmental impact and how Tom and his team are going about making this mission and vision a reality.

Episode Notes

Tom Wilson, the Founder of Wave Changer, a Sydney, Australia-based nonprofit organization talks about his organization's vision to “create a carbon neutral, waste-free surf industry that's respectful to nature, yet retains the innovation, high performance and excitement we all expect from surfing.” In this episode, we also chat about Wave Changer’s mission to enable the surf community to embrace sustainable solutions and reduce its environmental impact and how Tom and his team are going about making this mission and vision a reality. 

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Environmental Initiatives and Consumer Behaviours in the Australian Surfing Industry

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