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Board bags made different, & made in Australia – Seasick Threads

Board bags made different, & made in Australia – Seasick Threads

The news from the man that sews them:  “Quite simply, my name is Tom. I want to offer people something different as I'm sick of cheap mass-produced products. I don't just mean ‘Oh here's another surfing product’. Although they are, all my ...


“Beyond Sunset” – Emi Erickson and her single-fin guns – the full 25-minute movie

“Beyond Sunset” – Emi Erickson and her single-fin guns – the full 25-minute movie

“It’s easy to think that she just gets it from her father. After all, Roger Erickson is a legend in ...

Layne Beachley got her first pair of Okanuis at 13 – and she’s back as a brand ambassador

Layne Beachley got her first pair of Okanuis at 13 – and she’s back as a brand ambassador

Vid and news direct from Okanui: "She's a 7-time world champion surfer, passionate environmental campaigner, champion of mental wellness and ...

“Point of Change” feature movie on Nias at the Byron Bay Film Festival this Sunday – with panel discussion incl. the originals Wendy Adcock and Kevin Lovett

“Point of Change” feature movie on Nias at the Byron Bay Film Festival this Sunday – with panel discussion incl. the originals Wendy Adcock and Kevin Lovett

Directed by Rebecca Coley, Point of Change tracks the experience of the tiny island of Nias, Indonesia, after two surfers ...

Victoria: “Multinational TGS is proposing the biggest 3D seismic blasting project on earth” – Surfrider news & petition

Victoria: “Multinational TGS is proposing the biggest 3D seismic blasting project on earth” – Surfrider news & petition

“Not only is the 5.5 million hectare seismic blasting proposal over two whale sanctuaries, over multiple fishing grounds, and over ...

Eastern brown snake at Currumbin Alley – unfazed by the passing crew at one of Australia’s busiest surf breaks

Eastern brown snake at Currumbin Alley – unfazed by the passing crew at one of Australia’s busiest surf breaks

Yes we ran a story on last week’s NewsWire about a brown that bit a grandmother on a solo surf ...

Nude swimmers ripped out to sea rescued by Noosa surfers

Nude swimmers ripped out to sea rescued by Noosa surfers

Gun young long and shortboarders Kaiden and Landon Smales had more on their plate than a few peelers when they ...

The latest on Surf Lakes Yeppoon going public – and what it’s going to be like

The latest on Surf Lakes Yeppoon going public – and what it’s going to be like

Yeppoon, Queensland, Oct 2023 - The test plunger you see was designed for 150,000 cycles. The new one will be made ...

Errico and Sallas win the whole caboodle at 2023 WSL Longboard World Titles at Malibu

Errico and Sallas win the whole caboodle at 2023 WSL Longboard World Titles at Malibu

42-year-old Kai Sallas rolled his highly fancied 21-year-old mate Kaniela Stewart, while Soleil Errico who lives near the beach at ...

Grandmother on a solo surf trip bitten by brown snake, urges others to carry bandages

Grandmother on a solo surf trip bitten by brown snake, urges others to carry bandages

Eastern brown snakes are one of the deadliest bities in the world and many a long-time Australian surfer will tell ...

“Gremlins and Sandies in New Craze - Roller Boarding” - 1964

“Gremlins and Sandies in New Craze - Roller Boarding” - 1964

“Dry land board riding – it’s a new twist to the surfing craze.”  “A tricky corner can be as dangerous as ...

South Africa’s missing great whites have been found

South Africa’s missing great whites have been found

Cape Town’s False Bay gained a worldwide reputation for its very visible population of great white sharks, but somehow around ...

Australian surfers and their Seabin have now sucked up over 100 tons of ocean liter and micro plastics

Australian surfers and their Seabin have now sucked up over 100 tons of ocean liter and micro plastics

A volume of seawater equivalent to roughly 5,000 Olympic-sized swimming pools has been skimmed clean of microplastics and other pollution ...

West Australia – Cottesloe for National Surfing Reserve

West Australia – Cottesloe for National Surfing Reserve

The Cottesloe Longboard Club is a prime mover behind a plan to declare a 2.4 kilometre stretch of beach from ...

THE NEW PLB - ISSUE 116 - Mick the Mighty Proofreader brings the inside info on what's in it

THE NEW PLB - ISSUE 116 - Mick the Mighty Proofreader brings the inside info on what's in it

Magic Mick the Hyphen brings us his run-down on what lies between the covers of the newie: >> FEATURES CORNWALL – POINTS ...

Save First Point – news and petition – please sign!

Save First Point – news and petition – please sign!

First Point Noosa is renowned worldwide as one of the world’s finest surf breaks, but it is currently buried under ...

Okanui opens new flagship store at Pacific Fair on the Gold Coast

Okanui opens new flagship store at Pacific Fair on the Gold Coast

First a little Okanui history: Dick Ash sowed up the first pairs of Okanui boardshorts on his mum’s Singer from canvas ...

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