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Google spends big bucks to buy an iPhone happy-snap of seagull chomping on a chip

Google spends big bucks to buy an iPhone happy-snap of seagull chomping on a chip

All of us beach-types have a grudging admiration for the level of enthusiasm seagulls can muster for a chip right? But have you ever bothered to take a photo of one in a frenzy? UK carsalesperson Hannah Huxford did and ...


Best Wedge wipeouts from the summer of 21

Best Wedge wipeouts from the summer of 21

Grab a packet of Jaffas - here in the fine tradition of Bud Browne and Bruce Brown’s wipeout reels are 12 minutes of ...

Killalea Beach – “The Farm” – gets parks protection

Killalea Beach – “The Farm” – gets parks protection

The NSW South Coast’s Killalea Beach or “The Farm” has been one of the most loved surf spots in Oz ...

Time Capsule: Noosa, winter 1966 with George, Bob and Nat

Time Capsule: Noosa, winter 1966 with George, Bob and Nat

A repost from January of one of our most popular web pieces for 2021 - This clip is from Australia’s National Film & ...

Compass: Molokai Island. This national park in paradise was once an isolated quarantine zone

Compass: Molokai Island. This national park in paradise was once an isolated quarantine zone

In Hawaii, a unique historical site sheds light on a story of prejudice, resilience – and aloha. From Nat Geo: While many ...

Tools for Surf Activists workshops - Belinda Baggs, Rasta, Lauren Hill & Heath Joske - Newcastle & Central Coast (Dec. 2), Northern Beaches (Dec. 7)

Tools for Surf Activists workshops - Belinda Baggs, Rasta, Lauren Hill & Heath Joske - Newcastle & Central Coast (Dec. 2), Northern Beaches (Dec. 7)

In recent years surfers in Australia have been instrumental in saving great swathes of coastline from development as oil and ...

One. Year. On. Ben Considine in Victoria – full 14-minute edit.

One. Year. On. Ben Considine in Victoria – full 14-minute edit.

“So it's been a full year of creating these edits and getting The Sunday Glide out each week has been ...

Zombie shark and the cannibals

Zombie shark and the cannibals

Warning – this is kinda gruesome: A researcher has spotted a shark still hunting for its prey – despite being “half ...

A gray whale swam halfway across the world, setting a new record

A gray whale swam halfway across the world, setting a new record

From the Amazing Sea Stories file: The 40-foot male travelled from the North Pacific to Namibia, the first sighting of ...

Big Gas Don’t Surf  + tools for surf activists

Big Gas Don’t Surf + tools for surf activists

As the world moves toward clean energy sources, fossil fuel giants are racing to develop new resources before their time ...

A day at the beach - 100 years ago in Biarritz – two minutes of enhanced footage

A day at the beach - 100 years ago in Biarritz – two minutes of enhanced footage

Dug up from the dark web by Ian “Hercule Poirot” Lording who added: “Hardly anyone out!” The surf might be quiet ...

“Points South” with Dan Ross, Dave Rastovich, and John John Florence

“Points South” with Dan Ross, Dave Rastovich, and John John Florence

A 10-minute short film from well down in the Southern Ocean. Warping beachbreak peaks with Dan, Rasta, John John, and Ted ...

Pacific Longboarder’s editor JB waffling on the Oz Longboarding Podcast

Pacific Longboarder’s editor JB waffling on the Oz Longboarding Podcast

Along with panelists Jason “Weeksy” Weeks in Perth, West Australia, Kirra Molnar in Noosa, Queensland, Matty “Cookie” Cook in Cronulla, ...

Kiwi surfer fought off a shark and lived to tell the story

Kiwi surfer fought off a shark and lived to tell the story

Tai Juneau, 26, was surfing in the waters off New Plymouth in New Zealand’s North Island when his fingers were ...

Tools, teamwork & trickery - newly discovered dolphin behaviours

Tools, teamwork & trickery - newly discovered dolphin behaviours

News from Nat Geo: There’s no question dolphins are incredibly smart. But how they use their intelligence to survive continues ...

West Australia: fatal shark attack in Perth, witnessed by a boat of teens

West Australia: fatal shark attack in Perth, witnessed by a boat of teens

From WAtoday: Teenager Kaiden Boult, 16, said he was surfing near the rocks when he noticed a commotion break out ...

Good news from the Surf Film Archive

Good news from the Surf Film Archive

Thanks to everyone who has supported us so far. We’ve raised over $15,000 which will go directly to finding, scanning ...

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