Does Mick Fanning have a new girlfriend?

In February 2016, Mick Fanning announced that he and model wife Karissa had ended their eight year marriage. 

And it seems that the surfing great has found love again, almost two years since his separation. 

The 36-year-old shark attack survivor was spotted out buying alcohol with a pretty blonde, on Tuesday on the Gold Coast. 

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Does Mick Fanning have a new girlfriend? Surfing legend is spotted buying alcohol with a stunning blonde...almost two years after his split from model wife Karissa

Does Mick Fanning have a new girlfriend? Surfing legend is spotted buying alcohol with a stunning blonde...almost two years after his split from model wife Karissa

Mick - whose nickname is 'White Lightning' - looked casual on the outing, wearing khaki shorts and a black T-shirt

Mick - whose nickname is 'White Lightning' - looked casual on the outing, wearing khaki shorts and a black T-shirt

Low-key: Mick - whose nickname is 'White Lightning' - looked casual on the outing, wearing khaki shorts and a black T-shirt

Moving on? In February 2016, Mick fanning announced that he and model wife Karissa had ended their eight year marriage

Moving on? In February 2016, Mick fanning announced that he and model wife Karissa had ended their eight year marriage

Mick - whose nickname is 'White Lightning' - looked casual on the outing, wearing khaki shorts and a black T-shirt. 

He covered his face with a navy cap and wore sunglasses. 

His female pal - who he was recently seen hitting the beach with - looked relaxed in a black dress and sandals. 

They were seen buying some bottles of alcohol from a bottle shop, and hopping into a black Mercedes.  

Chic: His female pal - who he was recently seen hitting the beach with - looked relaxed in a black dress and sandals

Chic: His female pal - who he was recently seen hitting the beach with - looked relaxed in a black dress and sandals

Stocking up! They were seen buying some bottles of alcohol from a bottle shop, and hopping into a black Mercedes

Stocking up! They were seen buying some bottles of alcohol from a bottle shop, and hopping into a black Mercedes

In a Facebook post in February last year, Mick announced that he and Karissa had split. 

He said it was mutual, and that he had 'nothing but love and respect' for her. 

The pro surfer also addressed the recent speculation that he and Karissa were no longer together, saying they denied reports because they were 'committed to

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