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Head Dips Rule! And you better believe it!

Head Dips Rule! And you better believe it!

“I’m a dipster!” West Australia’s newly formed Mandurah Longboard Club is hosting a one-day event in Mandurah on the 4th of August and it is a little bit different to your average surf comp! It’s in conjunction with the HDAS (Head ...


Program, news, events, entries - Duke's OceanFest 2018

Program, news, events, entries - Duke's OceanFest 2018

Duke’s OceanFest, Waikīkī’s premier ocean sports festival, returns to honor the enduring legacy of the legendary Duke Paoa Kahanamoku, August ...

Manly-based filmmaker Mark Morgan’s short “Salty Women” - featuring at the NY Women’s Surf Film Festival this week – watch it here

Manly-based filmmaker Mark Morgan’s short “Salty Women” - featuring at the NY Women’s Surf Film Festival this week – watch it here

“I decided I wanted to make a film to convey the spirit and joy women bring to the surfing line-up. I spend ...

Want in? Final entries for the 21st Lennox Longboard Classic

Want in? Final entries for the 21st Lennox Longboard Classic

In the middle of that Northern NSW stretch of coastline so steeped in Australian surfing lore, the Lennox Longboarders have ...

The largest wave pool in the world – Surf Lakes, Central Queensland

The largest wave pool in the world – Surf Lakes, Central Queensland

Update from the Surf Lakes newsletter: Surf Lakes ambassador Occy and fellow director Reuben Buchanan visited the construction site last ...

Single-fins and stars – 25 minutes of Greg Huglin’s unseen footage from Fantasea – Andrew McKinnon sets the scene, come take the trip

Single-fins and stars – 25 minutes of Greg Huglin’s unseen footage from Fantasea – Andrew McKinnon sets the scene, come take the trip

Seeing it's JBay time, this is some unseen footage released 41 years later from Greg Huglin’s "Fantasea" movie offcuts re. an ...

Heavy scenes at Canggu. The end of the Echo Beach break in Bali?

Heavy scenes at Canggu. The end of the Echo Beach break in Bali?

A call has been put out by surfers in Bali to take a stand in what would be a staggering ...

The new issue is everywhere now - got a copy? Mick the Mighty Proof-Reader brings the inside info

The new issue is everywhere now - got a copy? Mick the Mighty Proof-Reader brings the inside info

The new mag is all over Oz now, began landing in the USA and NZ yesterday, and rest of the world copies should be ...

Whalebone run & won – wrap & results of all divisions

Whalebone run & won – wrap & results of all divisions

In another day of spectacular West Australian winter weather, competitors were treated to clean 1-2 feet peeling waves along Perth’s ...

What a diff a day makes. Day Two of the Whalebone – wrap & photos

What a diff a day makes. Day Two of the Whalebone – wrap & photos

Men’s and women’s finalists have been decided on an exciting second day of competition at the World Surf League (WSL) ...

Sensational Isolators for Day One of the Whalebone – wrap & photos

Sensational Isolators for Day One of the Whalebone – wrap & photos

Isolators Reef, Cottesloe, Perth, West Australia: In arguably some of the best conditions to have blessed the Whalebone Longboard Classic ...

Sharks at J-Bay? Here’s how they handled the menace in Sydney in 1964

Sharks at J-Bay? Here’s how they handled the menace in Sydney in 1964

A newsreel for British cinema and TV, featuring packed northern Sydney beaches in the summer of 1964 - and a system where ...

Think your local should be a World Surfing Reserve?

Think your local should be a World Surfing Reserve?

Save The Waves is now accepting applications for the next World Surfing Reserve. The program serves as a global model ...

“Longboard Exhibition” amid the “Big Air Session” and “elevated food options” at The Surf Ranch Pro!

“Longboard Exhibition” amid the “Big Air Session” and “elevated food options” at The Surf Ranch Pro!

Kelly’s Wave – WSL pro shortboarders, bands, bars . . . and longboards? Yep it’s set for early September, 100 miles ...

Elephants and Empire States . . . another bloody plastic story

Elephants and Empire States . . . another bloody plastic story

Some good things happening with plastic reduction lately . . . here’s a piece from the BBC re. the mountain ...

The 34th Logger Heads!

The 34th Logger Heads!

The travelling surfers encounter a time warp of country soul, combine that with the Logger Heads reputation for “having fun” ...

We say goodbye to Mainland China's first surfer

We say goodbye to Mainland China's first surfer

John Yang left his home in Beijing at the age of 18  to study computer science at Berkeley university. With no ...

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