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RIP Mick Lawrence – Tasmanian pioneer surfer, and a friend, mentor, and inspiration to so many

RIP Mick Lawrence – Tasmanian pioneer surfer, and a friend, mentor, and inspiration to so many

There are a lot of heartfelt online tributes to Mick out there these past couple of days, also major pieces in the straight press.  The following is from Surfrider Australia: The surfing community lost a legend yesterday, our dear friend and President ...


Our 103rd board winner Dave with his Oceanside 9’3” Blunt

Our 103rd board winner Dave with his Oceanside 9’3” Blunt

“I love it! Such a cool trad ride, I haven’t ridden anything else since I got it! And I’m in conversation ...

HP Pro at the Kirra Longboard Klassic - Healing At Heart and the Romano Group named as Sponsors

HP Pro at the Kirra Longboard Klassic - Healing At Heart and the Romano Group named as Sponsors

News supplied: We are thrilled to announce that this year's Kirra Longboard Klassic boasts over $30,000 in cash and prizes ...

Show 100  - Crescent Swells – surf radio - track list, tune in

Show 100 - Crescent Swells – surf radio - track list, tune in

“Here it is, one hundred weeks of saltwater therapy for your ears. I’ve gone for an upbeat vibe this show, so ...

 How Rotterdam built a wave pool for surfing inside a centuries-old canal

How Rotterdam built a wave pool for surfing inside a centuries-old canal

News from FastComany.com Sometime in 2012, Edwin van Viegen was sitting on the edge of a historic canal in Rotterdam, the ...

HELP! Three teens rescued on West Australian coast after pilots spot message in sand

HELP! Three teens rescued on West Australian coast after pilots spot message in sand

News from ABC Mid West & Wheat Belt:  Three teenagers have been rescued from a remote stretch of Western Australia's Mid ...

“Too Cool For The Wave Pool” - from the Bad Pelicans

“Too Cool For The Wave Pool” - from the Bad Pelicans

The sleeper “hit” song from the best band to come out of Paris since . . . umm . . ...

Tiger shark vomits up a spiky echidna, shocking Australia scientist

Tiger shark vomits up a spiky echidna, shocking Australia scientist

News from the Australian Broadcasting Commision: A scientist who witnessed a tiger shark vomiting up an echidna during the course ...

Confirmed: Rip Curl to sponsor the Eddie Aikau Big Wave Invitational

Confirmed: Rip Curl to sponsor the Eddie Aikau Big Wave Invitational

Quiksilver ended its prestigious naming rights sponsorship in 2017 – a title they’d held since it first ran 40 years ...

A stargazer fish gets 53 million viewers on Instagram – and scares the crap out of most of them!

A stargazer fish gets 53 million viewers on Instagram – and scares the crap out of most of them!

Stargazers are a family of fish that have their eyes on the top of their heads. There are 51 species ...

1964 Malibu Invitational – and how flash is the surfing?!

1964 Malibu Invitational – and how flash is the surfing?!

What a crew! A video of the MSA/Windansea contest from ’64 – featuring: Barry Kanaiaupuni, Joey Cabell, Butch Van Artsdalen, Mike Hynson, LJ ...

Show # 99 - Crescent Swells – surf radio - track list, tune in

Show # 99 - Crescent Swells – surf radio - track list, tune in

“Here it is show 99, and I’m planning what to do next for the BIG 100. ARRRR no pressure. I couldn’t ...

“Stars, Cars & Guitars” exhibit opening at the California Surf Museum

“Stars, Cars & Guitars” exhibit opening at the California Surf Museum

News from the CSM on their “Birth of the Modern Surf Era” exhibition:  This “blast from the past” exhibit demonstrates how, ...

Photos, wrap & results - NSW Longboard Titles

Photos, wrap & results - NSW Longboard Titles

News from Surfing NSW:  Port Stephens, Monday June 3: Today we completed the 2024 Volkswagen NSW Port Stephens Longboarder State Titles after three ...

The Santa Barbara Surf Film Festival – with Renny Yater & Herbie Fletcher just for starters

The Santa Barbara Surf Film Festival – with Renny Yater & Herbie Fletcher just for starters

This is a mega program, with appearances by Rennie & Herbie, the premiere of Some Like it Classic, and that’s ...

How The Surfaris' Wipe Out became a dancefloor hit in remote communities across Australia's outback

How The Surfaris' Wipe Out became a dancefloor hit in remote communities across Australia's outback

From Eddie Williams, for ABC Kimberley: It's a pumping Friday night at the blue light disco in Mount Magnet, 570 kilometres ...

How sets travel across the ocean - & orbits and other stuff

How sets travel across the ocean - & orbits and other stuff

This first ran in print in The Buzz pages of Issue 114: If you’ve surfed for any length of time you ...

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