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Offshore exploration area 5km from Twelve Apostles – the view from The Guardian

Offshore exploration area 5km from Twelve Apostles – the view from The Guardian

“Not even a national icon like the Twelve Apostles will constrain the mindless release of acreage.” One of Australia’s most-photographed tourist destinations – the limestone stacks known as the Twelve Apostles off the coast of Victoria is less than five kilometres from new ...


Duke Kahanamoku’s Boots & Tom Blake’s Book! The originals at Noosa Longboards store

Duke Kahanamoku’s Boots & Tom Blake’s Book! The originals at Noosa Longboards store

Noosa Longboards has a most extraordinary collection of surf and pop culture ephemera, and how about these two unique new ...

Sea lions panicked by hunting orcas almost sink fishing boat

Sea lions panicked by hunting orcas almost sink fishing boat

Dozens of sea lions seeking to escape a pack of hunting killer whales in southern Chile have surprised a fishing ...

“A Cup of Tea with God” - Celebrating Noosa - the Fest and all the rest

“A Cup of Tea with God” - Celebrating Noosa - the Fest and all the rest

Masterfully directed by Shaun Cairns at Panga Productions - a 23 minute film of history, characters, and magical footage. So as ...

Viva Las Vegas!  Yeppoon Queensland meets Vegas Nevada

Viva Las Vegas! Yeppoon Queensland meets Vegas Nevada

And doing it in serious luxury by the looks – just check out the virtual tour below. Here’s the news as ...

Honestly, it’s a real shark photo:

Honestly, it’s a real shark photo:

It took weeks for marine biologist-turned-photographer Thomas P. Peschak to make his most famous image. Instantly, his photo of a great white ...

West Australian Volte Longboard & Loggers – wrap, results, photos

West Australian Volte Longboard & Loggers – wrap, results, photos

West Oz is not only heaving slabs and heavy reefs - Denmark down the south coast turns on the charm. ...

“My God, I’m in a whale!” Lobster diver on brush with hungry humpback

“My God, I’m in a whale!” Lobster diver on brush with hungry humpback

At first the fisherman assumed he had been attacked by a great white shark but he could find no teeth. “It ...

Charlize Theron & Niki Caro team for women’s big-wave surfing film at Netflix

Charlize Theron & Niki Caro team for women’s big-wave surfing film at Netflix

Filmmaker Niki Caro and Charlize Theron are teaming up to develop a feature film about women’s fight for equality in big wave surfing for ...

THE NEW PLB - ISSUE 107 – Mick the Mighty Proofreader brings the inside info on what's in it

THE NEW PLB - ISSUE 107 – Mick the Mighty Proofreader brings the inside info on what's in it

Mighty Mick the Hyphen brings us his run-down on what lies between the covers of the newie - and believe ...

“THUMP”

“THUMP”

10 minute mini-movie featuring Kassia Meador, Jonah Reimers, Grant Hilling, Saxon Wilson and Ryan Conklin at Malibu. Animation is by Will ...

Here’s how they handled the shark menace in Sydney in 1964 - high-tech, foolproof

Here’s how they handled the shark menace in Sydney in 1964 - high-tech, foolproof

Our most visited post from this week last year: A newsreel for British cinema and TV, featuring packed northern Sydney beaches ...

'Sea Nomads' are first known humans genetically adapted to diving

'Sea Nomads' are first known humans genetically adapted to diving

From the Strange Sea Stories file: For hundreds of years, the Bajau have lived at sea, and natural selection may ...

United Nations World Oceans Day 2021 Virtual Event

United Nations World Oceans Day 2021 Virtual Event

The Ocean: Life & Livelihoods – Tuesday 8th June 2021 “Join us for the second fully virtual celebration of United Nations World ...

World Ocean Day - 'The Blue Reset' – Tuesday June 8

World Ocean Day - 'The Blue Reset' – Tuesday June 8

'The Blue Reset’: The Covid-19 pandemic is a stark reminder of the interconnectivity of nature and humanity on this planet. Like ...

Our shout for another Pilsner! Yes two subscriber giveaway boards in row from Fine Surfcraft by Andrew Warhurst!

Our shout for another Pilsner! Yes two subscriber giveaway boards in row from Fine Surfcraft by Andrew Warhurst!

Another Pilsner please! The first one went down so well we’re going again. For the second issue in a row our ...

Malcolm on Mornington Peninsula scores the Pilsner – our 91st board winner

Malcolm on Mornington Peninsula scores the Pilsner – our 91st board winner

Victorian Malcolm Duckett was just a little pumped when we phoned to say he’d won the Fine Surfcraft by Andrew ...

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