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Bells Beach: what lies beneath? Countless uniquely beautiful marine creatures actually

Bells Beach: what lies beneath? Countless uniquely beautiful marine creatures actually

We all know of course that the line-up at Bells is often pumping – but there’s just as much happening below the waves as it turns out. Thousands of gnarly marine creatures are carving through the brightly coloured sponge gardens, kelp forests and ...


BARZ TO THE WORLD

BARZ TO THE WORLD

We have readers of our magazine all over the world, yet our 88 PLB subscriber board winners have all been ...

Rabbit’s on the ride of his life

Rabbit’s on the ride of his life

Better known as Bugs, the 1978 World Champion Wayne “Rabbit” Bartholomew has taken some steep drops at Pipe and deep tuberides ...

Non Compos Mentis – NOT the Australian Old Mal Titles 2020

Non Compos Mentis – NOT the Australian Old Mal Titles 2020

Update from old mal guru Daffy Chisholm:  Hi folks, 74 surfers, partners and family members verged upon Crescent Head in September ...

A hit songwriter's villa on one of the world's best beaches is up for sale

A hit songwriter's villa on one of the world's best beaches is up for sale

What has this got to do with a surf mag . . . well it’s got a beach, and not ...

SURFER magazine throws in the towel after 60 years in print

SURFER magazine throws in the towel after 60 years in print

It’s the end of an institution. The world’s first surf magazine, founded by surfer, writer, artist John Severson has called ...

WA surfer pulled from board by bronze whaler off Perth

WA surfer pulled from board by bronze whaler off Perth

A Western Australian surfer was given a shock in waters off a popular Perth beach when a shark knocked him from his board and ...

Heavy locals - incredible session when a couple of whales surf Lennox Head - video

Heavy locals - incredible session when a couple of whales surf Lennox Head - video

Surfers on Australia’s NSW North Coast found themselves with some majestic company when a pair of whales sliced the waves alongside ...

Rabbit urges Gold Coasters to avoid second wave

Rabbit urges Gold Coasters to avoid second wave

Surf great Wayne 'Rabbit' Bartholomew fears Queensland's successful response to the global pandemic could lead people to become complacent about the ...

Hello La Niña, what you got cooking?

Hello La Niña, what you got cooking?

Look out Oz! La Niña to trigger heavy rain and flooding this summer, heightened risk of cyclones and thunderstorms in the ...

Remembering Jack Eden, great Australian “photographic biographer” and surfer – gone one year today

Remembering Jack Eden, great Australian “photographic biographer” and surfer – gone one year today

Publisher of Australia’s pioneering surf mag Surfabout, a Surfing Hall of Fame honoree, renowned worldwide for his distinctly original and ...

Half a million sharks could be killed for Coronavirus vaccine

Half a million sharks could be killed for Coronavirus vaccine

Sharks produce squalene, a natural oil made in their livers, which is an ingredient in several COVID-19 vaccine candidate Squalene is ...

The board that floated 8,000ks from Hawaii to the Phillipines - update:

The board that floated 8,000ks from Hawaii to the Phillipines - update:

When big wave surfer Doug Falter lost his board in a wipeout in Hawaii, his best hope was for a ...

When crabs invade

When crabs invade

Robber crabs are the world's biggest land crustaceans, and on Christmas Island you better look out if you’re on a ...

Central America gets its first World Surf Reserve

Central America gets its first World Surf Reserve

Costa Rica’s Playa Hermosa gets the conservation tick.  News from Save The Waves: “We have built an incredible team to foster the ...

Oz Longboarding Episode 19: with Paul White from the Agnes Water Longboard Classic

Oz Longboarding Episode 19: with Paul White from the Agnes Water Longboard Classic

“This week Paul "Whitey" White from CWATAR Inc tells us all about the Agnes Water Longboard Classic. Entries for 2021 ...

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

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

Subscriber copies are in the mail, mags will be in newsagents all over from next week – and each issue ...

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