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A good news story! One million ‘Wonder Plant’ seedlings planted in Wales to create healthy seas

A good news story! One million ‘Wonder Plant’ seedlings planted in Wales to create healthy seas

At a time when shallow seagrass meadows have disappeared from 92% of UK’s vast coastline, scientists have realized that this curious and gentle habitat is needed now, more than ever, to help reduce CO2-induced warming - and guard against potentially rising ...


You’ve only got one noggin right? Behold the DMC soft surf helmet

You’ve only got one noggin right? Behold the DMC soft surf helmet

There’s been plenty of solid swell along East Coast Oz of late and plenty of surfers taking the drop, so ...

Ten-year-old boy grabbed from boat by a shark in Tasmania

Ten-year-old boy grabbed from boat by a shark in Tasmania

A shark that "grabbed" a 10-year-old boy from a fishing boat off the coast of north-west Tasmania "swam off" when ...

Oz Longboarding podcast Episode 9: Phil Jarratt - prolific author, editor, journo, event organizer, lifetime surfer, and PLB’s Grey Guru

Oz Longboarding podcast Episode 9: Phil Jarratt - prolific author, editor, journo, event organizer, lifetime surfer, and PLB’s Grey Guru

Watch as the panelists try to get a question in. Host Weeksy: “This week we are joined by one of surfing's ...

Unusual sighting of grouper eating a shark - video

Unusual sighting of grouper eating a shark - video

While searching for a potential shipwreck approximately 80 miles off the coast of South Carolina, the Deep 2019 expedition team ...

Old Mal Judging and the Modern Loggers Judging – the news from Daffy

Old Mal Judging and the Modern Loggers Judging – the news from Daffy

Comps will be back in the swing one day and just so you can’t say you didn’t know, here’s the inside ...

That particularly Australian brand Okanui opens flagship store at Burleigh

That particularly Australian brand Okanui opens flagship store at Burleigh

Since 1978 a core surf apparel label unlike any other, Okanui has opened its third store to go with their ...

Long strange trip: Beluga whale off San Diego mystifies scientists – news & vid

Long strange trip: Beluga whale off San Diego mystifies scientists – news & vid

It was a balmy Friday morning when Domenic Biagini, whale-watching tour captain and wildlife photographer, steered his 25-foot boat out ...

Oz Longboarding Podcast - Episode 8: with Ray

Oz Longboarding Podcast - Episode 8: with Ray "Godfather" Gleave

From Weeksy and the panel: “Join us this week as we speak with one of the true legends of longboarding. ...

Straightening up your quiver? Surf n’ Rak to the rescue

Straightening up your quiver? Surf n’ Rak to the rescue

Out of Southside Sydney and shipping worldwide, the genial crew of surfers at Surf n’ Rak are rapt to have now been ...

Surfing a river wave on a giant inflatable duck

Surfing a river wave on a giant inflatable duck

Pipeline nutter and YouTube “star” Jamie O’Brien and his mate Ben Gravy take to a standing-river wave on a duck, ...

Meet Narluga from Disko Bay, hybrid son of a narwhal mum and a beluga whale dad

Meet Narluga from Disko Bay, hybrid son of a narwhal mum and a beluga whale dad

From the "Strange Sea Stuff" file, and it has nothing to do with surfing, but anything to do with the ocean ...

THE NEW ISSUE OF PLB - Mick the Mighty Proofreader brings the inside info

THE NEW ISSUE OF PLB - Mick the Mighty Proofreader brings the inside info

Issue Number 103 is just out and as always we’ve asked our mighty Magic Mick the Hyphen to share his take ...

“Brilliant Corners” - watch the latest instalment from Senegal “Land of Teranga”

“Brilliant Corners” - watch the latest instalment from Senegal “Land of Teranga”

When it comes to off-the-grid surf travel, Englishman Sam Bleakley has perhaps been surfing’s greatest wanderer since Peter Troy. Better known in recent years ...

Oz Longboarding Podcast - Episode 6: “The Groms Take Over”

Oz Longboarding Podcast - Episode 6: “The Groms Take Over”

This week the team speaks to three of the best of the best junior longboarders in Australia: Luca Doble from ...

Great White filmed circling surfers – video and news

Great White filmed circling surfers – video and news

A 14-year-old drone pilot says he feared for the worst as he filmed a "huge" white pointer swim underneath surfers ...

Angourie, Arrawarra, and . . . art for art’s sake. Peter Lane’s seascapes

Angourie, Arrawarra, and . . . art for art’s sake. Peter Lane’s seascapes

This could be seen as a brazen plug from me (PLB ed) for an old mate, and that’d be about ...

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