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The Year in Pictures 2021 – from the NY Times

The Year in Pictures 2021 – from the NY Times

Viewed from any angle, 2021 has been a tumultuous year – and this collection of 176 "Pictures of the Year" from the NY Times certainly brings that home.  These four ocean-based images made the list (in no particular order) - to view ...


PEP 11 Newcastle to Sydney is dead – now on to Victoria’s Otway Basin

PEP 11 Newcastle to Sydney is dead – now on to Victoria’s Otway Basin

The latest from Surfers For Climate: We all did it - the kids who waved signs at men in suits only concerned ...

PEP 11 drilling off Newcastle, Central Coast and Sydney has been hit on the head!

PEP 11 drilling off Newcastle, Central Coast and Sydney has been hit on the head!

As reported in The Guardian: A controversial proposal to drill for oil and gas off the New South Wales coast will not ...

THE NEW PLB - ISSUE 109 - Mick the Mighty Proofreader brings the inside info on what's in it

THE NEW PLB - ISSUE 109 - Mick the Mighty Proofreader brings the inside info on what's in it

Mighty Mick the Hyphen brings us his run-down on what lies between the covers of the newie: Issue No 109  >> FEATURES 5 ...

WIN A NETTLETON 9’6” MULTIPLY

WIN A NETTLETON 9’6” MULTIPLY

A true hotdogger, the Multiply was created a few years back with Belinda Baggs. She wanted a longboard she could ...

The Carabine is off to Vicco

The Carabine is off to Vicco

“The only thing I’ve ever won in my life was the National Service draft!” laughed David Jackson when we phoned ...

Short film on Super 8: “Monastery Garden”

Short film on Super 8: “Monastery Garden”

Nine minutes from Riviera Nayarit, Mexico – a short by - Michele Lorusso. Surfers: Leah Dawson, Makala Smith, Karina Rozunko & Lola ...

Surfing in India is taking off, but locals are staring down a tidal wave of plastic pollution

Surfing in India is taking off, but locals are staring down a tidal wave of plastic pollution

From ABC Science: When Tushar Pathiyan and Ishita Malaviya moved to Manipal on India's west coast in the mid-2000s, neither knew ...

Urbnsurf Sydney: One of the world’s most anticipated surf parks breaks ground

Urbnsurf Sydney: One of the world’s most anticipated surf parks breaks ground

From WavePoolMag: The long-anticipated groundbreaking at the Urbnsurf Sydney site went down this weekend with the unveiling of official park renderings, ...

A 2021 good news story: these popular tuna species no longer endangered, surprising scientists

A 2021 good news story: these popular tuna species no longer endangered, surprising scientists

News from National Geographic:  In a world simultaneously on fire and under water thanks to climate change, scientists have announced some good news: Several ...

"Get it off": Teen saved friend from shark attack – Ocean Grove, Victoria

A teenage boy who helped a friend escape a shark attack at a popular surf beach on the Bellarine Peninsula ...

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? ...

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 & ...

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 ...

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