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OUR 81st GIVEAWAY BOARD – A WILKERSON SURFCRAFT MOJO!

OUR 81st GIVEAWAY BOARD – A WILKERSON SURFCRAFT MOJO!

We really have giveaway 80 top-end longboards to our magazine subscribers and how about number 81! Matt Wilkerson hand-shapes and glasses all his boards himself, and has some pedigree as a surfboard builder, via California, Hawaii and now Noosa. Short version: Started ...


Wayne Booth’s Dead Kook – our 80th subscriber board winner!

Wayne Booth’s Dead Kook – our 80th subscriber board winner!

Lennox Head’s Wayne Booth has spent the best part of his life looking after others in one way or another. ...

WSL to stage 2018 world longboard titles and world junior shortboard titles at one event

WSL to stage 2018 world longboard titles and world junior shortboard titles at one event

Yep that’s how it’ll be happening in Taiwan from late November through early December. Here’s the full news release from ...

Big items – mini online charity auction – finishes Monday

Big items – mini online charity auction – finishes Monday

A Perfect Foundation is a For-Social Change Organisation created to educate and empower local communities in remote regions to make ...

Surfing made possible in landlocked Afghanistan

Surfing made possible in landlocked Afghanistan

September 2018: A group of surfers travel to Afghanistan to bring the joy of surfing to their waters and report ...

The full results of each heat from Surf Relik’s second and final leg of the tour at Trestles

The full results of each heat from Surf Relik’s second and final leg of the tour at Trestles

The two Australians in the Classic Division, Harrison Roach and Jack Lynch, finished first and fourth, while France’s Alice Lemoinge ...

Octupuses on ecstasy “become more social”

Octupuses on ecstasy “become more social”

You have to wonder who funded this study, but anyway, here it is as reported by the BBC: Octopuses given the ...

Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, Leading Surf Resort 2018

Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, Leading Surf Resort 2018

The Taj Mahal Hotel, Mumbai: The South Asian Travel Awards were held on September 15 with a gala event in ...

Inflatable reefs! Turn close-outs into A-frames – want to invest?

Inflatable reefs! Turn close-outs into A-frames – want to invest?

West Australia’s Waveco Pty Ltd: Troy Bottegal, is the inventor and creator of the Airwave inflatable surf reefs - compact, ...

Longboarding on land, through Eastern Russia – a 25-minute movie

Longboarding on land, through Eastern Russia – a 25-minute movie

Some unusual stuff lands in our inbox from time to time, and this you’d have to file this under “Exotic”. ...

New study on sea turtles and plastic . . .

New study on sea turtles and plastic . . .

From the BBC: The never-ending surge of plastic into the world's oceans is taking an increasing toll on iconic marine ...

The money is sorted, work starts on the European Indoor Wave Pool!

The money is sorted, work starts on the European Indoor Wave Pool!

From 24/7 Waves: The first indoor wave pool is being built. The time is finally here! After a successful crowd ...

The world’s first multi break surf park almost finished – watch the vid on how it works

The world’s first multi break surf park almost finished – watch the vid on how it works

From Surf Lakes: We are now within weeks of completing of our first full-scale demonstration facility near Yeppoon, on the ...

Ban the Bikini!

Ban the Bikini!

Australia was a different planet in 1961, and PLB’s intrepid Archive Detective Ian Lording has trawled the dusty files of ...

Southside Malibu Club Spring Classic, Cronulla – wrap and photos

Southside Malibu Club Spring Classic, Cronulla – wrap and photos

Well another "Willett Johnston Partners Spring Classic" done and dusted. The day was dull, overcast and rainy, but at least ...

Some good news on the Great Pacific Garbage Patch?

Some good news on the Great Pacific Garbage Patch?

Now, for the first time, there is going to be an attempt to get into the middle of the Pacific ...

The London Surf Film Festival – want to check out this year’s shorts?

The London Surf Film Festival – want to check out this year’s shorts?

It’s the UK’s largest celebration of contemporary surf culture, and this year you can check out the short films online. ...

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