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From a serendipitous shipwreck to 30 years of Atoll Adventures at Pasta Point in the Maldives

From a serendipitous shipwreck to 30 years of Atoll Adventures at Pasta Point in the Maldives

In 1973 Maroubra surfer Tony “Honky” Hinde and his mate Mark Scanlon were crewing on a dodgy yacht from Sri Lanka to Mauritius, only to run aground on a reef in the middle of the night off an atoll in ...


Behind the lens with longboard photographer Tommy Pierucki

Behind the lens with longboard photographer Tommy Pierucki

As posted on The Inertia: Born and raised outside of Chicago, Tommy Pierucki doesn’t come from a long line of surfers or photographers. But ...

How removing seaweed is helping the world

How removing seaweed is helping the world

From Nat Geo: This has been a week in which old and new specters of apocalypse seemed to be fighting for ...

The Victorian Titles Round 1 – photos, wrap and results

The Victorian Titles Round 1 – photos, wrap and results

The Vicco Logger and Longboard Championships is decided over two rounds each year, the first of 2022 went down last weekend, here’s the ...

Darwin eyes (croc-free) Surf Lakes Pool at the harbour

Darwin eyes (croc-free) Surf Lakes Pool at the harbour

From Wave PoolMag: Surf Lakes is hoping that Darwin in Australia’s Northern Territory will approve and fund the latest in a ...

The 1920s shark attacks that shook Sydney

The 1920s shark attacks that shook Sydney

A “catastrophic” shark attack that claimed the life of a Sydney swimmer on Wednesday 9th was the city’s first fatality in 60 ...

Consistently in the top five surf movies of all time, Morning of the Earth was once seen as a gamble

Consistently in the top five surf movies of all time, Morning of the Earth was once seen as a gamble

The year was 1971. The place Bali. Two men stood on a reef, holding their surfboards, facing the ocean. They ...

'INSANE': Viewers shocked at what's inside boat's 6000kg haul

'INSANE': Viewers shocked at what's inside boat's 6000kg haul

A vessel's incredible haul in the Pacific has stunned viewers after it was revealed the entire 6000kg 'catch' was entirely ...

Five minutes of the long-lost footage from Australia’s First “Professional” Surf Contest

Five minutes of the long-lost footage from Australia’s First “Professional” Surf Contest

Plastic Machines and Trackers had recently come and gone in quick succession, and now little eggs and pintails and what-not ...

“Trading Tubes for Takayna” – news and a really entertaining short vid

“Trading Tubes for Takayna” – news and a really entertaining short vid

Running for Australia’s largest (well last) cool temperate Gondwana rainforest. From Surfers For Climate:  Join SFC co-founder Johnny Abegg and a bunch of his ...

Africa’s Ivory Coast - 18-minute short film with Mikey February, LeeAnn Curren and Alex Knost

Africa’s Ivory Coast - 18-minute short film with Mikey February, LeeAnn Curren and Alex Knost

Vans Surf presents Volume 2 of Sonic Souvenirs, a series focused on the intersection of surf, art and culture told through the ...

Sydney beaches to close after “horrifying” shark attack

Sydney beaches to close after “horrifying” shark attack

Sydney Morning Herald: Several Sydney beaches will be closed on Thursday after the city's first fatal shark attack in almost ...

Meet The Pieruckis

Meet The Pieruckis

A total gent and major talent (and modest to boot), photographer Tommy Pierucki has shot three of our PLB magazine ...

They are skateboarding revolutionaries in traditional dress

They are skateboarding revolutionaries in traditional dress

From Nat Geo: “These girls are a symbol for Bolivian people,” said photographer Luisa Dörr. “A resistance, an inspiration for girls of ...

New waves in the desert – surf four pools in one day?

New waves in the desert – surf four pools in one day?

DSRT Surf has received final approval from the City of Palm Desert, in the Coachella Valley, California. Construction is planned ...

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 ...

Save the WSL Longboard World Tour – they want to kill it?

Save the WSL Longboard World Tour – they want to kill it?

* Update from Devon Howard on the following news post as of Thursday 6pm AED Time: "This hasn't been confirmed, the WSL ...

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