Illawarra Newsroom

Thirroul - Byrne Surf hit by thieves

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The Thirroul store of legendary Illawarra surf mainstays 'Byrne Surf' has been hit by thieves.

Part of the Illawarra, Australian and world surf scene for decades, the store appears to have been hit between lock-up on Friday night and re-opening on Saturday morning.

On their Facebook page, Byrne Surf announced the break-in, at their store on Railway Parade in Thirroul, saying they'd be closed until further notice, however reports are the store re-opened later on Saturday.

Calls have gone out for anyone with information, CCTV or other footage, to contact Wollongong Police on 4226 7899.    

Image Credit: Byrne Surf