Kentaro Yoshida moved to Sydney from Japan over a decade ago. A regularly exhibiting artist, his past collaborations include Converse, Billabong and Hurley.

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Hotel Steyne

Hotel
75 The Corso, Manly NSW 2095
Hotel Steyne

"Definitely go to the pub near a beach, like The Steyne in Manly, and have a couple of pints during the daytime."

Kentaro YOSHIDA

Manly

Neighbourhood
New South Wales 2095
Manly

"I live in Manly, slightly up the hill, where you can find more houses than units or apartments."

Kentaro YOSHIDA

Barrenjoey Beach

Beach
Barrenjoey Beach, NSW
Barrenjoey Beach

"My favourite surf spot if the swell is good…It’s a nice, left kind of break."

Kentaro YOSHIDA

Cafe Monaka

Cafe
2/24 Waratah St, Mona Vale NSW 2103
Cafe Monaka

"I normally go to a cafe called the MONAKA… They give a traditional Japanese breakfast but Australianised: a mix of the Aussie and the Japanese breakfast"

Kentaro YOSHIDA

Artificer Coffee

Cafe
547 Bourke St, Surry Hills NSW 2010
Artificer Coffee

"It's run by my good friend Shoji… One year he got the best barista in Australia that's how I actually could start drinking coffee. I couldn't drink coffee before, but he basically gave me a really good cup."

Kentaro YOSHIDA

Keel Surf & Supply

Surf shop
7c Lawrence St, Freshwater NSW 2096
Keel Surf & Supply

"If I want to see beautiful surfboards or fresh products for camping or clothing, I normally go to Keel Surf."

Kentaro YOSHIDA

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