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Umm two people exercising? Should we still be surfing during the coronavirus?

Umm two people exercising? Should we still be surfing during the coronavirus?

From the ABC: Surfers around Australia are rightly asking 'is it still okay to surf?' Under the latest rules about public gatherings, surfing fits into the category of an outdoor, non-essential gathering which is limited to two people. This allows people to go ...


R.I.P. Leigh Middleton, Victorian surfer and industry great

R.I.P. Leigh Middleton, Victorian surfer and industry great

Leigh Middleton passed away recently, his name might not be familiar to many but his story will be. I first ...

Ulu empty, beaches close on the Bukit – and Bali with no safety net

Ulu empty, beaches close on the Bukit – and Bali with no safety net

Authorities started to close beaches on the Bukit Peninsula in Bali this week, leaving lineups that are usually teeming with ...

Endless Winter – Episode one – The Pioneers of British Surfing

Endless Winter – Episode one – The Pioneers of British Surfing

By Level Films – Episode 1 of this 7-part series is free. The award-winning Endless Winter films have been re-edited ...

Rare footage of Victoria's first surfers in 1920 - “Surfing Hawaiian Redwood Boards at Lorne”

Rare footage of Victoria's first surfers in 1920 - “Surfing Hawaiian Redwood Boards at Lorne”

From Craig Baird at the Australian National Surfing Museum: “The museum is closed to the public (for a while) but ...

Wild Things unique shop and new website

Wild Things unique shop and new website

For a small independent Australian company, Wild Things from Byron Bay have this week launched a most exceptional rebuild of their ...

Urbnsurf joins other wave pools worldwide to pull the pin for the time being

Urbnsurf joins other wave pools worldwide to pull the pin for the time being

This time last week all major surfable wave pools were open. Then the machines went silent one-by-one. First The Wave Bristol ...

CARNIEL SCORES THE JYE BYRNES

CARNIEL SCORES THE JYE BYRNES

“I’ve got shivers up my spine! Unbelievable!” laughed Dave Carniel when we phoned him on a Saturday afternoon to say ...

Weird Waves – then, now, the future - Graves and gang bring their 20-minute take on artificial marvels

Weird Waves – then, now, the future - Graves and gang bring their 20-minute take on artificial marvels

“Wave Pools: A seemingly controversial topic in the surf world at the moment. Very polarizing responses regardless, no matter who you ...

The Seawall Project defeated at Trump International Golf Links, Doughmore Beach, Ireland

The Seawall Project defeated at Trump International Golf Links, Doughmore Beach, Ireland

For sure Donald Trump has a lot more on his plate than the controversial Doughmore Seawall at the moment, but ...

Nikon Surf Photo and Video of the Year Awards - finalists revealed

Nikon Surf Photo and Video of the Year Awards - finalists revealed

“Celebrating the very best in Australian surf photography, 10 high-profile judges have selected 20 images revealing the incredible energy and ...

If you’re interested in the real-deal, check out Barz

If you’re interested in the real-deal, check out Barz

Barz Optics is an ocean-obsessed sunglass company from Burleigh Heads, Queensland - and a disclaimer straight off the bat here, they’ve ...

Portugal, Italy and Spain ban surfing!?

Portugal, Italy and Spain ban surfing!?

Portugal’s national maritime authority announced on its website that all beach-based sports and leisure activities involving crowds are now forbidden across the ...

Police still searching for the suspect who set fire to legendary Waikiki surfboard rack – watch the vid

Police still searching for the suspect who set fire to legendary Waikiki surfboard rack – watch the vid

Honolulu: The arson investigation continues after the blaze in Waikiki destroyed over 500 surfboards and damaged the nearby Moana Surfrider ...

50th anniversary of Earth Day shifts to global digital

50th anniversary of Earth Day shifts to global digital

Washington DC:  Amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) global pandemic, Earth Day Network, the global organizer of Earth Day, will mark the 50th ...

Corona KO’d the Corona Pro, and now postpones Margarets, Bells, G-Land - as we await updates on the WSL Longboard Tour

Corona KO’d the Corona Pro, and now postpones Margarets, Bells, G-Land - as we await updates on the WSL Longboard Tour

News from the WSL: Due to the continued evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Surf League (WSL) is postponing ...

Landmark mission to boost ocean action – supporting the Commonwealth Blue Charter

Landmark mission to boost ocean action – supporting the Commonwealth Blue Charter

The Commonwealth covers a third of the world's coastal oceans, 45% of coral reefs and the majority of the world’s ...

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