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Seaweed Forest Festival – Manly

Seaweed Forest Festival – Manly

Running for a month from April 9 to May 9, the Seaweed Forests Festival blends science, art and food in a celebration of the lush underwater ecosystems that line the Sydney coastline, as well as the entire Great Southern Reef. Why Seaweeds? Seaweeds ...


How America’s waterpark wasteland could fuel a boom in wave pools

How America’s waterpark wasteland could fuel a boom in wave pools

From WavePool Mag: Take a look at America’s cultural waste bin and you’ll find alongside those neon Gotcha thigh-high shorts ...

Got half an hour? Watch this - “Mona Boys”

Got half an hour? Watch this - “Mona Boys”

What a trip: Surfing doco about the surfing community of Mona Vale, on Sydney's Northern Beaches in the mid 1960s.  The ...

Victorian Longboard Titles – two events, l3th Beach and Impossos – news and entry

Victorian Longboard Titles – two events, l3th Beach and Impossos – news and entry

Surfing Victoria is pleased to announce the location of the 2021 Victorian Longboard Titles that will be held on the ...

Have you watched “Seaspiracy?

Have you watched “Seaspiracy?

From SWOX: Seaspiracy is a new documentary by director Ali Tabrizi streaming on Netflix. While the movie starts out as a dreamy ode ...

Jack McCoy’s Surf Talk & Jam – Oz Tour Dates + latest on Newcastle line-up

Jack McCoy’s Surf Talk & Jam – Oz Tour Dates + latest on Newcastle line-up

This is the latest news release: Over the past 45 years, legendary film maker Jack McCoy has travelled and produced ...

West Australia’s Wavewalkers Wondrous Wahine Wanderlust at the Wedge – all welcome

West Australia’s Wavewalkers Wondrous Wahine Wanderlust at the Wedge – all welcome

From the Wavewalkers Longboard Club: This is the fifth year we have done this and it’s a lot of fun. ...

Bookkeeper alleged to have stolen $1.5 million from Tyler Wright

Bookkeeper alleged to have stolen $1.5 million from Tyler Wright

World number one women’s surfer, 27-year-old Tyler Wright and her family have allegedly been defrauded of over a million dollars by a local bookkeeper ...

April 11, National Day of Action, Conservation Volunteers Australia will host beach clean-ups

April 11, National Day of Action, Conservation Volunteers Australia will host beach clean-ups

Every minute, one truckload of garbage enters the ocean, and by 2050, there will be more plastic in the sea ...

Surfing septuagenarian Des Salmon reveals his secrets to staying young, fit and healthy

Surfing septuagenarian Des Salmon reveals his secrets to staying young, fit and healthy

A lot of older surfers out there having a lot of fun these days, and here’s a piece on Des, ...

Why do whales beach themselves? The latest from National Geographic:

Why do whales beach themselves? The latest from National Geographic:

Every year thousands of whales, dolphins, and other marine animals wash up on beaches around the world. This phenomenon—called beaching ...

Queensland Logger Titles - wrap, results & photos

Queensland Logger Titles - wrap, results & photos

The 2021 Volkswagen Queensland Surf Festival wrapped up with classic logging in glassy, two-foot conditions at Coolum Beach. In what seemed ...

Should be Easter Classic time at Bells – so how about Gail Couper’s record 10 wins!

Should be Easter Classic time at Bells – so how about Gail Couper’s record 10 wins!

Bells should be getting into the swing about now - so let's tip the hat to it's winningest surfer ever. Gail ...

Surf and classic Kombis: longboard finals at Coolum Beach – results & photos

Surf and classic Kombis: longboard finals at Coolum Beach – results & photos

The 2021 Volkswagen Queensland Surf Festival longboard finals wrapped up today at Coolum Beach amongst a nice swell, plenty of ...

Curious swimmer attacked by pissed-off octopus at Georgraphe Bay

Curious swimmer attacked by pissed-off octopus at Georgraphe Bay

From the odd sea story file: We read a lot about shark attacks in Western Australia - but octopuses? Not ...

The eighth annual Logger Heads, New Zealand – news & entry

The eighth annual Logger Heads, New Zealand – news & entry

Kia Ora Crew, stoked to let you know entries are OPEN for this year's Logger Heads 8 Event - scheduled for Saturday ...

The Blob, the undersea volcano, the pumice raft, and the mass wreck of shearwaters

The Blob, the undersea volcano, the pumice raft, and the mass wreck of shearwaters

Many Australian surfers and beach lovers will remember the many dead and dying seabirds washing up along the East Coast ...

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