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The Last Wave – Noosa Day 5, photos & wrap

The Last Wave – Noosa Day 5, photos & wrap

Despite all predictions showing Day Five of the Vonu Noosa Festival of Surfing as a day of few waves and little swell, little had changed from the picture-perfect conditions we have revelled in all week long. Finals day had a few ...


The Turning Tide – Noosa Fest Day 4, photos & wrap

The Turning Tide – Noosa Fest Day 4, photos & wrap

As predicted for the past week, Tuesday saw a noticeable drop in swell, notwithstanding still providing an excellent array of ...

A Rise in Swell – Noosa Fest Day 3, photos & wrap

A Rise in Swell – Noosa Fest Day 3, photos & wrap

Those viewing First Point at dawn must have thought they were hallucinating. First Point, notoriously fickle on the high tide, ...

Some actual good news on plastic!

Some actual good news on plastic!

Single-use plastic bag consumption in Australia has reduced by over 80% following a ban by two supermarkets giants last July, ...

A Radiant Day 2 – Noosa Fest - photos & wrap

A Radiant Day 2 – Noosa Fest - photos & wrap

Blue skies and perfect waves, Day Two was all that we could ask, and the surfing lived up to the ...

A Stunning Start – Noosa Fest Day 1, photos & wrap

A Stunning Start – Noosa Fest Day 1, photos & wrap

A bright and sunny day welcomed surfers and spectators to the 28th annual Vonu Noosa Festival of Surfing. Beginning the day, ...

State of Origin: South Australia V Victoria

State of Origin: South Australia V Victoria

In its 9th year, the Interstate Longboard Challenge between the SOUL Longboard Club (Ocean Grove) and the South Australian club ...

A Million Tonnes of Spoil

A Million Tonnes of Spoil

The Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority has approved the dumping of more than 1m tonnes of dredge spoil near ...

Paddle-out at Sydney Opera House for Clean Up Australia Day

Paddle-out at Sydney Opera House for Clean Up Australia Day

From the Surfrider Foundation: Come and join in as we celebrate with Clean Up Australia for a massive event at ...

Surfing Lennox – from then to now. The book!

Surfing Lennox – from then to now. The book!

If you’re compiling an inventory of must-surf locations, Lennox Head is one of the spots that’s going to have to ...

Gold Coast to get the first commercial “Surf Lakes” in Australia

Gold Coast to get the first commercial “Surf Lakes” in Australia

Endorsed by Barton Lynch and Occy, the giant plunger and multiple breaks at the giant Yeppon test site created a ...

Amazing walking whale of the Amazon?

Amazing walking whale of the Amazon?

Wildlife experts are searching for clues following the discovery of a dead humpback whale in the Amazon jungle — about ...

So what’s happening out of the water at the Noosa Festival of Surfing?

So what’s happening out of the water at the Noosa Festival of Surfing?

The Noosa Festival has always been about more than simply riding waves. In 2019, this tradition will see the action, ...

Cracking waves for the Volte Wetsuits WA Longboard Titles – wrap, results & photos

Cracking waves for the Volte Wetsuits WA Longboard Titles – wrap, results & photos

The opening event of the Volte Wetsuits WA Longboard Titles presented by SunSmart has concluded in large and powerful 4-6 ...

New developments to WSL Longboard Tour – four major events, Devon Howard appointed director

New developments to WSL Longboard Tour – four major events, Devon Howard appointed director

Big news from the WSL – Noosa, New York, Galicia and Taiwan: LOS ANGELES, California/USA (Feb. 22): Today, the World Surf League ...

Volte Wetsuits West Australian Longboard Titles – getting set for Yallingup

Volte Wetsuits West Australian Longboard Titles – getting set for Yallingup

More than 60 competitors from right around WA will take part in an array of different divisions ranging from Under-18 Juniors through to Over-70 stalwarts. A whopping total of ...

DRAWING THIS WEEKEND - OUR 82nd GIVEAWAY BOARD – A KEYO TP-V! - ARE YOU IN IT?

DRAWING THIS WEEKEND - OUR 82nd GIVEAWAY BOARD – A KEYO TP-V! - ARE YOU IN IT?

Yep the time is nearly upon us to make some PLB magazine subscriber very bloody happy! They'll soon be the ...

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