One of the effects of the current pandemic is skateboarding is booming, especially with children. This has cause a big shortage in skateboards. As of September 2020, Hopkin Skate has no kids skateboards. There are a few reasons for this, one is a change of focus. We are moving more into longboarding and distribution. We will probably discontinue our skateboard sections in the shop. There are plenty of other places to buy.

One of the places I recommend to parents is Basement Skate. This shop is in Redfern, Sydney, it is run by my old staff, and is one of the best skateshops in Australia. Look online, they still have a good range of junior skateboards. The best value are the completes

In Victoria check out Mac's skateshop