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“Slim” chance missing surfer survived shark attack in WA’s south

“Slim” chance missing surfer survived shark attack in WA’s south

A surfer who remains missing after a shark attack in West Australia was in the water with several other people at the time but could not be brought to shore, as police confirm the chances of survival are “pretty slim”. Police ...


“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 ...

Exclusive “Euro beach chic” club on Bondi Beach? Pardon?

Exclusive “Euro beach chic” club on Bondi Beach? Pardon?

According to the proposal, the Amalfi Beach Club would target “high net worth” individuals between 25 and 45, with “high ...

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 ...

Rabbit’s on the ride of his life

Rabbit’s on the ride of his life

Better known as Bugs, the 1978 World Champion Wayne “Rabbit” Bartholomew has taken some steep drops at Pipe and deep tuberides ...

Non Compos Mentis – NOT the Australian Old Mal Titles 2020

Non Compos Mentis – NOT the Australian Old Mal Titles 2020

Update from old mal guru Daffy Chisholm:  Hi folks, 74 surfers, partners and family members verged upon Crescent Head in September ...

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 ...

Heavy locals - incredible session when a couple of whales surf Lennox Head - video

Heavy locals - incredible session when a couple of whales surf Lennox Head - video

Surfers on Australia’s NSW North Coast found themselves with some majestic company when a pair of whales sliced the waves alongside ...

Rabbit urges Gold Coasters to avoid second wave

Rabbit urges Gold Coasters to avoid second wave

Surf great Wayne 'Rabbit' Bartholomew fears Queensland's successful response to the global pandemic could lead people to become complacent about the ...

Hello La Niña, what you got cooking?

Hello La Niña, what you got cooking?

Look out Oz! La Niña to trigger heavy rain and flooding this summer, heightened risk of cyclones and thunderstorms in the ...

Remembering Jack Eden, great Australian “photographic biographer” and surfer – gone one year today

Remembering Jack Eden, great Australian “photographic biographer” and surfer – gone one year today

Publisher of Australia’s pioneering surf mag Surfabout, a Surfing Hall of Fame honoree, renowned worldwide for his distinctly original 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 ...

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