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Young bloke, big white, scary stuff

Young bloke, big white, scary stuff

"The tinny might get wet for the next couple of weeks and the kayak might stay in the shed," he said. From 9 News Australia: A young fisherman has filmed his terrifying close encounter with a great white shark off the NSW mid ...


Longboarding at the Surf Ranch – six women, six men, photos and vid

Longboarding at the Surf Ranch – six women, six men, photos and vid

From the WSL: The Cuervo Surf Ranch Classic, a WSL specialty event, was held under stadium lights at the Surf ...

Oz Longboarding Episode 21: with Jodie Barsby, the Queen of Crescent Head

Oz Longboarding Episode 21: with Jodie Barsby, the Queen of Crescent Head

This week the panel chats with much-admired Australian surfer Jodi Barsby.  “A former ASP and open women's longboard competitor Jodie Barsby ...

“Casbah Coast” Algeria - the latest Brilliant Corners

“Casbah Coast” Algeria - the latest Brilliant Corners

Sam Bleakley starts his journey through Algeria joined by Australian longboarder and writer Lucy Small, French surfer and adventurer Erwan Simon, and local Dihya Nasri, the ...

Exit exostosis (surfers ear) – protection plugs for groms

Exit exostosis (surfers ear) – protection plugs for groms

The latest news from SurfEars on their new version of their kid’s design: The SurfEars JUNIOR 2.0 has an improved fit ...

"My Octopus Teacher" - the love story we need right now

Here’s one from the “What a Wonderful World File” – and while there are dozens of pieces about this extraordinary ...

“Pacifico”, epic road-trip movie – trailer, stills, synopsis

“Pacifico”, epic road-trip movie – trailer, stills, synopsis

Two friends quit their jobs in Australia, book flights to America, buy an old van and set off on the ...

Kamchatka: Russian surfers say mystery ocean pollution is poisoning them and killing animals

Kamchatka: Russian surfers say mystery ocean pollution is poisoning them and killing animals

Moscow: Surfers in Russia's far eastern region of Kamchatka have reported ocean water pollution so bad that it's poisoning them, ...

Pro surfer Matt Wilkinson's incredible shark escape near Ballina filmed by drone

Pro surfer Matt Wilkinson's incredible shark escape near Ballina filmed by drone

Wednesday evening: Pro-surfer Matt Wilkinson has narrowly avoided a shark attack while surfing near Ballina, on Australia's NSW North Coast, ...

Bells Beach: what lies beneath? Countless uniquely beautiful marine creatures actually

Bells Beach: what lies beneath? Countless uniquely beautiful marine creatures actually

We all know of course that the line-up at Bells is often pumping – but there’s just as much happening below the ...

BARZ TO THE WORLD

BARZ TO THE WORLD

We have readers of our magazine all over the world, yet our 88 PLB subscriber board winners have all been ...

A hit songwriter's villa on one of the world's best beaches is up for sale

A hit songwriter's villa on one of the world's best beaches is up for sale

What has this got to do with a surf mag . . . well it’s got a beach, and not ...

SURFER magazine throws in the towel after 60 years in print

SURFER magazine throws in the towel after 60 years in print

It’s the end of an institution. The world’s first surf magazine, founded by surfer, writer, artist John Severson has called ...

WA surfer pulled from board by bronze whaler off Perth

WA surfer pulled from board by bronze whaler off Perth

A Western Australian surfer was given a shock in waters off a popular Perth beach when a shark knocked him from his board and ...

Half a million sharks could be killed for Coronavirus vaccine

Half a million sharks could be killed for Coronavirus vaccine

Sharks produce squalene, a natural oil made in their livers, which is an ingredient in several COVID-19 vaccine candidate Squalene is ...

The board that floated 8,000ks from Hawaii to the Phillipines - update:

The board that floated 8,000ks from Hawaii to the Phillipines - update:

When big wave surfer Doug Falter lost his board in a wipeout in Hawaii, his best hope was for a ...

Central America gets its first World Surf Reserve

Central America gets its first World Surf Reserve

Costa Rica’s Playa Hermosa gets the conservation tick.  News from Save The Waves: “We have built an incredible team to foster the ...

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