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Byron Bay Surf Festival – wrap, results, photos

Byron Bay Surf Festival – wrap, results, photos

The 10-year Anniversary of the Byron Bay Surf Festival has been labeled a "huge success" by organizers, surfers, local businesses and the community. The 4-day Festival ended on Sunday 16 th of February with picture perfect waves and weather at Wategos Beach followed ...


Vanimo Surf Lodge, Papua New Guinea – a win for all

Vanimo Surf Lodge, Papua New Guinea – a win for all

“Foresight and planning are the secret to low numbers here as the Surfing Association of Papua New Guinea has introduced a global ...

Noosa Points looking ready to fire for World Surfing Reserve celebration

Noosa Points looking ready to fire for World Surfing Reserve celebration

After just one major swell event so far this season, the Coral Sea is looking playful for the rest of ...

Volte WA Longboard & Logger Titles, first round – wrap, results and photos

Volte WA Longboard & Logger Titles, first round – wrap, results and photos

The first event of the Volte Titles presented by SunSmart concluded at Yallingup Reef with an eclectic mix of competitors from ...

The one and only Bob Cooper gone at 82

The one and only Bob Cooper gone at 82

Before there were hippies or hipsters there was surfing’s original beatnik, Bob Cooper, who was one of very few surfers ...

Wave pools will revolutionise surfing - but not everyone's on board

Wave pools will revolutionise surfing - but not everyone's on board

Check out this take by Tim Elliot for the Sydney Morning Herald, which covers the whole chlorine caboodle pretty much: The ...

Big Wave Risk Assessment Group returns to Australia – presented by Patagonia

Big Wave Risk Assessment Group returns to Australia – presented by Patagonia

With the Big Wave Championship wrapping up in Nazaré this week, no doubt you’ve caught some insane footage of surfers pushing the ...

Surfers stand-up for oceans – Day Three of the 6th Biannual Global Wave Conference

Surfers stand-up for oceans – Day Three of the 6th Biannual Global Wave Conference

"It's not so much apathy on the part of older surfers, as they're living the dream without looking around and ...

Hawaiian leis and pure aloha at Martin Luther King Jr. march in the Deep South

Hawaiian leis and pure aloha at Martin Luther King Jr. march in the Deep South

From the “Well I Didn’t Know That!” file: In Alabama on March 21, 1965, Martin Luther King Jr., John Lewis ...

Optimism as future leaders stand up - Day Two of the Global Wave Conference 2020

Optimism as future leaders stand up - Day Two of the Global Wave Conference 2020

Delegates were given plenty to think about on a wild, wet Wednesday for Day Two of the 6th Biannual Global ...

Jack Entwistle teams up with Okanui

Jack Entwistle teams up with Okanui

Jack started surfing in Manly Beach,at the ripe age of six under the guidance of his father, 1988 World Longboard ...

The Volte WA Longboard & Logger Titles raring for a start in Yallingup

The Volte WA Longboard & Logger Titles raring for a start in Yallingup

Trigg Beach: Western Australia's vibrant and diverse longboard community will converge on Yallingup's Main Break in the coming days, as they prepare to compete in ...

Queensland Premier vows to protect famed Gold Coast breaks – Day One at the Global Wave Conference

Queensland Premier vows to protect famed Gold Coast breaks – Day One at the Global Wave Conference

An international gathering of ocean-loving environmentalists on the Gold Coast has made an impact on its opening day after the Queensland ...

“Spoons” – the rundown on the movie and the Australian tour dates

“Spoons” – the rundown on the movie and the Australian tour dates

When Renny Yater and George Greenough made surfboards for one of the best waves on earth, they helped kickstart a ...

Noosa Festival of Surfing – program of daily events

Noosa Festival of Surfing – program of daily events

It’s all set to roll from Saturday Feb. 22 to Sunday March 1, with the WSL divisions across the first ...

R.I.P. Poeti Norac – shock and sadness surround the death of the much-admired French longboarder

R.I.P. Poeti Norac – shock and sadness surround the death of the much-admired French longboarder

Just 24 years old, Poeti Norac died last weekend on the Sunshine Coast of Queensland, after moving to Australia just ...

Craig ‘Boots’ Garrard and musician Phil Ceberano talk surf history and men’s mental health within Australian surfing culture

Craig ‘Boots’ Garrard and musician Phil Ceberano talk surf history and men’s mental health within Australian surfing culture

Third generation surfing royalty of Victoria’s Surf Coast and innovator behind local surfing manufacturer Gboards Australia, Craig ‘Boots’ Garrard chats ...

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