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New Zealand: Shark attack victim had been pulled out by a rip

New Zealand: Shark attack victim had been pulled out by a rip

Kaelah Marlow has been named by police as the 19-year-old woman killed by a shark in waters off Waihī Beach on New Zealand's North Island. The teen from Hamilton, about 120kms south of Auckland, was pulled out by a rip and ...


“Cold Water Therapy” – world premiere at Bondi, January 24 - check out the trailer!

“Cold Water Therapy” – world premiere at Bondi, January 24 - check out the trailer!

About: Three childhood friends from Australia take on the adventure of a lifetime in the Alaskan winter searching for uncrowded waves ...

Landlocked and Lovin’ It: Valeska Schneider heralds the rise of a new kind of surfer

Landlocked and Lovin’ It: Valeska Schneider heralds the rise of a new kind of surfer

From WavePoolMag.com: “Multi-wave surfer” is an emerging term. What Kai Lenny is to “multiple-craft surfing” (SUP, kite, wind, tow) Valeska ...

Mikey and Tyler Wright in surf rescue on the North Shore - news & video

Mikey and Tyler Wright in surf rescue on the North Shore - news & video

Mikey Wright, the brother of World Surfing Champion Tyler Wright, has saved a life in dramatic scenes on Hawaii. The wild ...

Biggest day of 2020 at The Wedge, with Jamie O’Brien

Biggest day of 2020 at The Wedge, with Jamie O’Brien

Pipeline nutter JOB and his “Six-o Log” soft top take on the Newport mutant.  Find 15 minutes and watch it here.

The wonderful life and extraordinary history of the NSW ocean pools

The wonderful life and extraordinary history of the NSW ocean pools

Seawater pools sitting on rocky surf coasts so that waves can wash into them are wet, wild, convivial public places ...

Agnes Water Longboard Classic 2021 – dates, divisions and entry

Agnes Water Longboard Classic 2021 – dates, divisions and entry

The long-running and popular event is back in Queensland’s deep north, first in best dressed. Here’s the news from Michael ...

Turtle V Shark -  VIDEO – a World First

Turtle V Shark - VIDEO – a World First

In a world first, a researcher at Murdoch University has captured never-before-seen footage of a flatback sea turtle defending itself ...

Surfboard shortage hits Gold Coast due to more surfers during Covid

Surfboard shortage hits Gold Coast due to more surfers during Covid

Gold Coast surfboard shaper Steve Del Rosso has been making boards for more than 30 years, but he has never ...

"THE YANKS" DOWN UNDER - original footage from the visit that changed Australian surfing forever.

1956 and the US and Hawaiians lifeguard teams bring their finned “Malibu" surfboards to Sydney and Torquay and start a ...

Drugs, food, and microplastics - how jellyfish can help us

Drugs, food, and microplastics - how jellyfish can help us

From the BBC, Nov. 20: Jellyfish are proliferating around the world - and scientists are using them to help solve three problems ...

Escaped Russian spy whale plays rugby – get the news, watch the vid

Escaped Russian spy whale plays rugby – get the news, watch the vid

A Favourite story from this week last year: The amazing Hvaldimir the Beluga – seriously, if this was in an Austin Powers movie ...

Women’s Judging program goes world-wide

Women’s Judging program goes world-wide

127 women from 34 countries tuned in to learn from two members of the Tokyo 2020 Judging panel, ISA Technical ...

Six minutes with George – and the lost footage from Innermost Limits of Pure Fun

Six minutes with George – and the lost footage from Innermost Limits of Pure Fun

George Greenough found some lost 16mm footage from the late ‘60s - from long before HD video cameras went digital and ...

Happy Yuletides to all from the Alley

Happy Yuletides to all from the Alley

The crew at Currumbin on the Gold Coast got out for their annual early morning Santa surf just before the ...

Fish Out of Water – surfers head to Canberra to fight for the coast

Fish Out of Water – surfers head to Canberra to fight for the coast

Author - Belinda Baggs: Sipping a lukewarm raspberry tea, my gaze is firmly fixed on the empty paddocks and endless ...

Five minutes of the long-lost footage from Australia’s First “Professional” Surf Contest

Five minutes of the long-lost footage from Australia’s First “Professional” Surf Contest

Plastic Machines and Trackers had recently come and gone in quick succession, and now little eggs and pintails and what-not ...

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