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Some good news! Famed Santa Cruz break once “California’s Dirtiest Beach” removed from the “Beach Bummer List”

Some good news! Famed Santa Cruz break once “California’s Dirtiest Beach” removed from the “Beach Bummer List”

For the first time in 10 years, Cowell's Beach is not included on Heal The Bay’s annual “Beach Bummer” list - a major victory in the campaign to improve water quality at the famous Santa Cruz surf break. From Save the Waves ...


Business news: Swimwear brand Seafolly collapses due to 'crippling' COVID-19 crisis

Business news: Swimwear brand Seafolly collapses due to 'crippling' COVID-19 crisis

The bikini and swimsuit retailer has been in operation since 1975, and runs 44 stores in Australia under both the ...

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 ...

Memorial for Kiwi White at Cactus – all welcome

Memorial for Kiwi White at Cactus – all welcome

The following is a Facebook post from Kiwi’s daughter Sophie, from the Kiwi White Facebook page “Hello everyone. Kiwi’s daughter Sophie here. ...

Kiwi White, forever a free spirit – tribute from South Australia’s Port Lincoln Times

Kiwi White, forever a free spirit – tribute from South Australia’s Port Lincoln Times

Port Lincoln and the Eyre Peninsula are mourning the loss of "surfing royalty" with the passing of well known personality, ...

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 ...

So Russel Crowe’s the biggest South Sydney Rabbitohs fan? Hardly! Hail Jack and Corey

So Russel Crowe’s the biggest South Sydney Rabbitohs fan? Hardly! Hail Jack and Corey

Meet Maroubra locals Darren “Jack” Corner and his son Corey: “We both love surfing and we both love The Bunnies!” And ...

The Blennies – the remarkable “land fish”

The Blennies – the remarkable “land fish”

From the “Strange Sea Stuff” file: Australian scientists pooled data on hundreds of different species of blennies – a diverse family ...

Oz Longboarding Episode 5: Joining the Generations

Oz Longboarding Episode 5: Joining the Generations

Everything that is longboarding in Australia is coming to you now live every Thursday night from 7pm to 8pm EST ...

Young surf photographers – Follow The Light competition, with prize money

Young surf photographers – Follow The Light competition, with prize money

Aspiring surf photographers between the ages of 16-25 (as of 10 September 2020) are encouraged to enter a portfolio of ...

Ladies man fathers 800 children and saves his species

Ladies man fathers 800 children and saves his species

Diego, a Galapagos giant tortoise, has had so much success with the ladies over the last 50 years, he has ...

MARCUS & JAQUI WIN THE DEAD KOOKS NAUSEA

MARCUS & JAQUI WIN THE DEAD KOOKS NAUSEA

Generous Jaqui McGrath bought her partner Marcus Geary a subscription to PLB and before she could sing happy birthday it ...

So you think you can trim? Check this out!

So you think you can trim? Check this out!

Empty Malibu (without even many cars), San Onofre shot from the water way before the power station, overhead uncrowded Ventura, ...

Surfer-author-editor-activist Sean Doherty takes the Chairman’s role at Surfrider Australia

Surfer-author-editor-activist Sean Doherty takes the Chairman’s role at Surfrider Australia

If you came down in the last shower you’re may only be aware of Sean Doherty through his keep-the-bastards-honest Instagram ...

“Sambarama 2” – a half hour vid of current logging from Brasil

“Sambarama 2” – a half hour vid of current logging from Brasil

“Samba with the Brasileiros tradicional”.  Surfers: Caio Teixeira, Alexandre Wolthers, Pedro Scansetti and Marina Carbonell  Director: FelipeDitadi Additional Edit: Pedro Scansetti Additional Images: Caio Mariani ...

What goes around comes around – Michael, Joel and the trophy

What goes around comes around – Michael, Joel and the trophy

“Be Kind, Be Calm, Keep Smiling”. For decades now Michael Cottier’s brightly hand-painted vans and boards with life-affirming slogans and ...

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