West Australia and the Yallingup Malibu Classic – words & photos by Mick Marlin

West Australia and the Yallingup Malibu Classic – words & photos by Mick Marlin

The 35th Yallingup Malibu Classic must make it one of the longest running surf contests in the country. Started in 1994 by the “Bunch of Fun Locals” the first year was held in the biggest surf in its history. Only 37 of ...


An international call to launch 2020 - 50th Anniversary of Earth Day

An international call to launch 2020 - 50th Anniversary of Earth Day

On April 22, 1970, millions took to the streets in hundreds of cities across the U.S. to protest environmental ignorance ...

Brazilian boat captain Rodrigo Sphaier wins Taiwan, Honolua Blomfield her second World Title – PHOTOS & WRAP

Brazilian boat captain Rodrigo Sphaier wins Taiwan, Honolua Blomfield her second World Title – PHOTOS & WRAP

Hawaii's Honolua Blomfield has won her second WSL World Longboard Title at the 2019 WSL Taiwan Open World Longboard Championships. After a ...

Beatles, Jimi, Stones, Endless Summer – who’s the link? John Van Hamersveld!

Beatles, Jimi, Stones, Endless Summer – who’s the link? John Van Hamersveld!

By Tom Wegener for Noosa Longboards: Sometimes an artist can capture the energy, vibrancy and change of an era in one ...

A cranking day at “The Left” – World Longboard Champs in Taiwan – wrap, results, photos

A cranking day at “The Left” – World Longboard Champs in Taiwan – wrap, results, photos

Florida’s Justin Quintal has claimed his maiden WSL World Title in pumping three-to-four foot surf at ‘The Left’ in Taitiung. With a ...

Time Capsule: The Nat, Bob and George at Noosa section from

Time Capsule: The Nat, Bob and George at Noosa section from "High On a Cool Wave"

From Australia’s National Film & Sound Archive: January 1968 - the clip and the curator’s notes from Bob Evans’ fifth ...

Big with bluster – first Women’s eliminations at the World Longboard Championships Taiwan – results & photos

Big with bluster – first Women’s eliminations at the World Longboard Championships Taiwan – results & photos

Continuing in more solid and windy conditions at Jinzun Harbour, all eight heats of Women’s Round 2 were completed in ...

Lessons from the world's biggest brands. The power of print. Part two from Reuters.

Lessons from the world's biggest brands. The power of print. Part two from Reuters.

You’d be forgiven for thinking we cooked this up ourselves, but we’re not that savvy. Over to Reuters:  Last Christmas, Amazon ...

Escaped Russian spy whale plays rugby – get the news, watch the vid

Escaped Russian spy whale plays rugby – get the news, watch the vid

We know the amazing Hvaldimir the Beluga has broken the internet already – but seriously, if this was in and ...

Wild and wooly for Day 2 World Longboard Championships Taiwan – results and photos

Wild and wooly for Day 2 World Longboard Championships Taiwan – results and photos

A short day of competition saw just the final four heats of Men’s Round 2 completed, as increasing swell and ...

Surf Collective’s Shark Tank

Surf Collective’s Shark Tank

Surf Collective is a platform for 70 independent producers of Australian surf gear of all sorts, and in keeping with their ...

Some big ones for Day One World Longboard Championships Taiwan – results, wrap & photos

Some big ones for Day One World Longboard Championships Taiwan – results, wrap & photos

The 2019 final event is underway at Jinzun Harbour with the opening day of the event window seeing a massive ...

Gen Z spends more time reading print than they do on digital platforms

Gen Z spends more time reading print than they do on digital platforms

From a three-part series on print by Reuters: Gen Z grew up with social media and tech and have never known a world ...

Stand up for the Big River – the Clarence and the copper mine

Stand up for the Big River – the Clarence and the copper mine

The Clarence River meets the ocean at the Iluka rivermouth, an iconic region of incredible surf on Australia's east coast. Any ...

World’s longest-running single fin event turns 40

World’s longest-running single fin event turns 40

In 1980 longboards had only just started to make a comeback in Australia after disappearing for a decade following the ...

More than 10,000 join 50 paddle-out protests around Australia opposing Norwegian giant Equinor’s Bight drilling plans

More than 10,000 join 50 paddle-out protests around Australia opposing Norwegian giant Equinor’s Bight drilling plans

From Perth to Townsville, people protested all around Australia on Saturday as part of a National Day of Action against Norwegian oil ...

Waves of change put women in the Cronulla surf picture

Waves of change put women in the Cronulla surf picture

Feminism was hard to find at Cronulla beach when Kathy Lette, the co-author of Puberty Blues, was a teenager growing up ...

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