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Paddle-out to save Killalea Surfing Reserve at The Farm may break world record

Paddle-out to save Killalea Surfing Reserve at The Farm may break world record

The view from The ABC: Almost 700 surfers paddled out at The Farm on the NSW South Coast, on the weekend to protest the proposed expansion of a holiday park. The state-owned Reflections Holiday Park is aiming to upgrade its facilities with ...


"ONE DAY" surfing competition at Agnes Water

From Michael Cottier: Welcome to our very special 1770 Festival, in its 28th year, the 1770 Festival in 2021 commemorates ...

A good news story: Port Fairy's migratory short-tailed shearwaters rally

A good news story: Port Fairy's migratory short-tailed shearwaters rally

From the mighty sea story file: A bird colony that migrates from Alaska to south-west Victoria to breed, appears to have ...

Beautiful waves for the Victorian Titles – wrap, results, photos

Beautiful waves for the Victorian Titles – wrap, results, photos

From Surfing Victoria: The first leg of the State Titles got well underway in epic conditions over the weekend at ...

Newcastle paddles out to say STICK IT PEP11 – Byron Bay is next

Newcastle paddles out to say STICK IT PEP11 – Byron Bay is next

Over 500 surfers and concerned locals turned up at Nobbys on Saturday to demonstrate opposition to oil and gas companies ...

Final wrap from the NSW Longboard Titles

Final wrap from the NSW Longboard Titles

From Surfing NSW: BIRUBI BEACH - The 2021 NSW Longboard Titles saw a gigantic Saturday and Sunday of surfing action ...

“It certainly woke us up”: Surfers compensated for unequal prize money following backlash

“It certainly woke us up”: Surfers compensated for unequal prize money following backlash

Curly MalJam prize-money back in the news – the latest from The Sydney Morning Herald: The champion of a premier Sydney ...

Day 2: NSW Longboard Titles – first champions decided

Day 2: NSW Longboard Titles – first champions decided

From Surfing NSW: BIRUBI BEACH - The 2021 Port Stephens Surf Festival saw its first three champions crowned today with winners ...

Revised Old Mal Australia calendar for 2021

Revised Old Mal Australia calendar for 2021

Latest news from Daffy Chisholm for Old Mal Australia – and just in case any of our international readers are ...

Whopping octopus out strolling Wategos

Whopping octopus out strolling Wategos

Forget catching a glimpse of Chris or Zac, because all eyes were on this rare sighting at Byron Bay’s Wategos ...

NSW Longboard Titles off and running at Port Stephens – Day 1

NSW Longboard Titles off and running at Port Stephens – Day 1

From Surfing NSW: BIRUBI BEACH, SYDNEY - Day one of the Port Stephens Surf Festival got off to a flying ...

Commonwealth governments to tackle ocean acidification

Commonwealth governments to tackle ocean acidification

From the Commonweath Secretariat: Ocean acidification happens when the sea absorbs excess carbon dioxide in the atmosphere, primarily caused by human ...

The Curly MalJam and the prizemoney inequality hits the Sydney Morning Herald

The Curly MalJam and the prizemoney inequality hits the Sydney Morning Herald

As reported in the SMH, 28/4/21: ‘So sick of this’: Female surf champion calls out inequality of prize money in Sydney ...

The threats to the future of South Korea’s famous Haenyeo “sea women”

The threats to the future of South Korea’s famous Haenyeo “sea women”

A sea story from Reuters: Clad in a black wetsuit and pink facemask, Jin So-hee’s figure cleanly parts the green-blue water ...

Edward, Prince of Wales, goes surfing in Hawaii in 1920 (he's not very good).

Edward, Prince of Wales, goes surfing in Hawaii in 1920 (he's not very good).

Wallis Simpson meanwhile was propping up the bar in the Pink Lady.  The summary from the museum: “Waikiki Beach, Hawaii: PRINCE ...

Terrigal paddles out to protest PEP11 - next it's Newcastle

Terrigal paddles out to protest PEP11 - next it's Newcastle

Kill the Drill: The Petroleum Exploration Permit 11 (PEP11) covers 4500 square kilometres extending off the coast between Newcastle in the ...

Author Richard Flanagan unleashes tirade against salmon farming industry

Author Richard Flanagan unleashes tirade against salmon farming industry

"Come down here and talk to the fisherman, to the shack owner, to the kayaker, to the surfer, and ask ...

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