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J-Bay wild and woolly for opening day of South African Longboard Champs – photos & wrap

J-Bay wild and woolly for opening day of South African Longboard Champs – photos & wrap

Day 1 of the 2022 South African Longboard Championships presented by Ryd Brand, sanctioned by Surfing South Africa opened to a bright, sunny day and one of the biggest swells Jeffreys Bay has seen this year. Competitors were welcomed by rough, ...


Surf & events program for the Byron Bay Surf Festival presented by Vissla

Surf & events program for the Byron Bay Surf Festival presented by Vissla

Here's the latest from the organisers: We are under a month away from the next instalment of the Byron Bay Surf ...

Episode 9 of Crescent Swells – check out the track list, tune in for a listen, anytime, anywhere

Episode 9 of Crescent Swells – check out the track list, tune in for a listen, anytime, anywhere

Surf music! Episode 9 has dropped. From DJ David bell: “We cover music both old and new, chat about the ...

Celebrating the Brookvale Six – with beer

Celebrating the Brookvale Six – with beer

The latest news from Surfcraft Brewing Co: The wave of craft beer that's been building in Sydney’s Northern Beaches – specifically the ...

2022 Australian Titles wrap up – age divisions from Under 18s to Over 70s

2022 Australian Titles wrap up – age divisions from Under 18s to Over 70s

Unfortunately we just don’t have the time to go to Port to sit on the beach for a week and ...

Touring Australia – “The Yin & Yang of Gerry Lopez”

Touring Australia – “The Yin & Yang of Gerry Lopez”

Gerry Lopez, aka Mr. Pipeline, is one of surfing’s most enigmatic heroes - a Zen Buddhist on land who built his ...

Salty Brains trivia & the new Trade Up launch

Salty Brains trivia & the new Trade Up launch

From Surfers For Climate: It’s a pretty exciting time here and the team has been busy preparing to relaunch our ...

The Queensland Old Mal Titles – for boards born back in the day

The Queensland Old Mal Titles – for boards born back in the day

The Alexandra Headland Malibu Club hosted the Queensland Titles / Old Mal Rally on Saturday August 13th at The Bluff ...

Best mate saves teen's life after shark attack near Albany, West Australia

Best mate saves teen's life after shark attack near Albany, West Australia

A warning here, there one pretty gnarly photo here, even though it’s been blurred. Over to the ABC: 17-year-old boy has survived ...

History of Gold Coast Beaches

History of Gold Coast Beaches

There’s a lot of sand bagging and pumping and groyne building going on in this 18-minute film, produced by Griffith University. “This ...

Australian Longboard & Logger Titles – open divisions - wrap, results & photos

Australian Longboard & Logger Titles – open divisions - wrap, results & photos

This is the wrap of the Open Divisions – the Under 18s and age divisions are still to run. Here’s ...

Episode 8: Weekly surf-beach culture radio show “Crescent Swells” – catch it wherever you are

Episode 8: Weekly surf-beach culture radio show “Crescent Swells” – catch it wherever you are

Check out the Track List below for Week 8.  From DJ David Bell: “We cover music both old and new, chat about ...

World Dog Surfing Championships – they came, they surfed, the spectators howled

World Dog Surfing Championships – they came, they surfed, the spectators howled

World Championships is a pretty grand name for an event staged in the chilly waters of Pacifica outside San Francisco ...

South Africa’s top longboarders return to Jeffreys Bay for 2022 SA Longboard Championships

South Africa’s top longboarders return to Jeffreys Bay for 2022 SA Longboard Championships

Following a successful event in 2021, the annual South African Longboard Championships presented by Ryd Brand and sanctioned by Surfing ...

The Opening Party for the 2022 Byron Bay Surf Festival – with Jack McCoy and guests

The Opening Party for the 2022 Byron Bay Surf Festival – with Jack McCoy and guests

The Byron Bay Surf Festival presents ‘Jack McCoy’s Tales From The Tube’ featuring Derek Hynd, Jaleesa Vincent and special guests ...

Good news on the Great Barrier Reef . . . well yeah it’s pretty good

Good news on the Great Barrier Reef . . . well yeah it’s pretty good

The actually-positive climate news we needed – from Futurism: Rejoice! Two-thirds of Australia's Great Barrier Reef recorded the greatest amount ...

Surfing the biggest growth sport among women in Australia (we knew that :)

Surfing the biggest growth sport among women in Australia (we knew that :)

Latest news from the Financial Review: When the lockdown forced professionals to work from home, a group of young Sydney lawyers used ...

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