Less than a week to go now! From Owen Wright to Jordy Smith and Taj Burrow, here's what some of the top 34 have to say about this year's new addition to the tour.

DRUG AWARE MARGARET RIVER PRO ROUND 1 MATCH-UPS:

Heat 1: Nat Young (USA), Filipe Toledo (BRA), Aritz Aranburu (EUK)

Heat 2: Jordy Smith (ZAF), Sebastian Zietz (HAW), Raoni Monteiro (BRA)

Heat 3: Taj Burrow (AUS), Fredrick Patacchia (HAW), Tiago Pires (PRT)

Heat 4: Joel Parkinson (AUS), Adam Melling (AUS), Brett Simpson (USA)

Heat 5: Kelly Slater (USA), Bede Durbidge (AUS), TBD

Heat 6: Mick Fanning (AUS), Matt Wilkinson (AUS), TBD

Heat 7: Julian Wilson (AUS), Jeremy Flores (FRA), Dion Atkinson (AUS)

Heat 8: C.J. Hobgood (USA), Miguel Pupo (BRA), Travis Logie (ZAF)

Heat 9: Josh Kerr (AUS), Adrian Buchan (AUS), Alejo Muniz (BRA)

Heat 10: Adriano de Souza (BRA), Owen Wright (AUS), Jadson Andre (BRA)

Heat 11: Kai Otton (AUS), Michel Bourez (PYF), Mitch Crews (AUS)

Heat 12: Gabriel Medina (BRA), John John Florence (HAW), Kolohe Andino (USA)

DRUG AWARE MARGARET RIVER WOMEN’S PRO ROUND 1 MATCH-UPS:

Heat 1: Courtney Conlogue (USA), Coco Ho (HAW), Alana Blanchard (HAW)

Heat 2: Stephanie Gilmore (AUS), Pauline Ado (FRA), Paige Hareb (NZL)

Heat 3: Carissa Moore (HAW), Alessa Quizon (HAW), TBD

Heat 4: Tyler Wright (AUS), Dimity Stoyle (AUS), Johanne Defay (FRA)

Heat 5: Sally Fitzgibbons (AUS), Malia Manuel (HAW), Nikki Van Dijk (AUS)

Heat 6: Bianca Buitendag (ZAF), Lakey Peterson (USA), Laura Enever (AUS)