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INCOMING: NSW IS ON THE VERGE OF A CLASSIC DAY

INCOMING: NSW IS ON THE VERGE OF A CLASSIC DAY

March 24 could be the best wind change in a while for long-suffering NSW surfers

23 Mar 2021
SURFBOARD FAMILY: THE JOSKES FIND THEIR LEVEL

SURFBOARD FAMILY: THE JOSKES FIND THEIR LEVEL

Valla Surfboards lives on

22 Mar 2021
PAINFUL HISTORY: WHAT THE WSL DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT ROTTNEST ISLAND

PAINFUL HISTORY: WHAT THE WSL DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT ROTTNEST ISLAND

And how the Rottnest CT could lead to an unexpected opportunity for all Australian surfers.

19 Mar 2021
INCOMING: SOLID EASTERLY SWELL, MIXED CONDITIONS FOR QLD AND NSW

INCOMING: SOLID EASTERLY SWELL, MIXED CONDITIONS FOR QLD AND NSW

A classic Tasman Sea easterly will send pumping surf from the Sunny Coast to the Illawarra. One issue: the wind.

18 Mar 2021
Nominations Wanted: Australia’s Biggest Surfing Awards

Nominations Wanted: Australia’s Biggest Surfing Awards

You know someone worthy. Time to let them know.

10 Mar 2021
SHIPSTERN AWAKES — KINDA

SHIPSTERN AWAKES — KINDA

Local crew and a couple of visitors play with unexpectedly easy Bluff.

6 Mar 2021
SOLID SOUTH ON THE WAY FOR NSW MARCH 6-7

SOLID SOUTH ON THE WAY FOR NSW MARCH 6-7

Autumn’s first weekend is looking pretty full-on

3 Mar 2021
“WAKE UP FELLAS, IT’S 1991.”

“WAKE UP FELLAS, IT’S 1991.”

Maybe the year’s best surf documentary

3 Mar 2021
OUR EPIC LONG WEEKEND

OUR EPIC LONG WEEKEND

Almost the day of dreams. Almost.

23 Feb 2021
WEST COAST? EAST COAST? IT’S PUMPING EVERYWHERE!

WEST COAST? EAST COAST? IT’S PUMPING EVERYWHERE!

Well, almost all. But definitely a solid weekend ahead.

20 Feb 2021
“HE’S TRULY A FREAK.”

“HE’S TRULY A FREAK.”

Maybe you don’t know Luke Saranah. You will now.

19 Feb 2021
PLENTY OF ENERGY ON THE WAY FOR THE SOUTH-WEST

PLENTY OF ENERGY ON THE WAY FOR THE SOUTH-WEST

Sunday morning surprise on the way.

19 Feb 2021
Forecaster Blog: The Entire East Coast is Primed to Pump

Forecaster Blog: The Entire East Coast is Primed to Pump

The Tasman Sea is loading up with easterly swell.

1 17 Feb 2021
INSIDE THE SAUSAGE MACHINE: HOW THE SECRET AUSSIE TOUR WAS BUILT

INSIDE THE SAUSAGE MACHINE: HOW THE SECRET AUSSIE TOUR WAS BUILT

Can you make a tour happen in two weeks? The WSL was willing to try

1 17 Feb 2021
Quokkas for all! WSL’s surprise new schedule revealed.

Quokkas for all! WSL’s surprise new schedule revealed.

Narra’s back, Snapper’s back-benched

2 16 Feb 2021
TC LUCAS: THE CRAZY KIRRA FOOTAGE YOU DIDN’T SEE LAST WEEK

TC LUCAS: THE CRAZY KIRRA FOOTAGE YOU DIDN’T SEE LAST WEEK

Here’s a clip that’ll show you why people live for this wave

14 Feb 2021
No Bells This Year, Back To Easter Next Year

No Bells This Year, Back To Easter Next Year

More developments to hand in the Aussie Tour Saga

4 12 Feb 2021
SO IT GOES: BELLS LIVES, JUST NOT THIS EASTER

SO IT GOES: BELLS LIVES, JUST NOT THIS EASTER

The Torquay crew are shrugging it off. But is the WSL planning a NSW Bubble?

1 11 Feb 2021
Swell Story: TC LUCAS PUSHES KIRRA’S BUTTON

Swell Story: TC LUCAS PUSHES KIRRA’S BUTTON

Early February — time for the Gold Coast to dance.

9 Feb 2021
“IT’S BEEN LIKE A TWO WAVE HOLD DOWN AT HIMALAYAS.”

“IT’S BEEN LIKE A TWO WAVE HOLD DOWN AT HIMALAYAS.”

Exclusive: behind the scenes of the WSL’s hectic last few weeks

6 7 Feb 2021
NEWCASTLE TO HOST FIRST AUSTRALIAN CT EVENT

NEWCASTLE TO HOST FIRST AUSTRALIAN CT EVENT

Wild switch of venues gets the WSL back on some sorta track

6 6 Feb 2021
WHAT DID ANYONE EXPECT AT LENNOX HEAD?

WHAT DID ANYONE EXPECT AT LENNOX HEAD?

Lennox vs the WSL ended the only way it could. But the locals face a much bigger war, writes Sean Doherty.

15 6 Feb 2021
Swell Alert: Easterly swell ramps up across the East Coast as ex-Tropical Cyclone Lucas Drifts Our Way

Swell Alert: Easterly swell ramps up across the East Coast as ex-Tropical Cyclone Lucas Drifts Our Way

Large easterly cyclone-swell is inbound, right about now.

2 4 Feb 2021
Shock: England Smashes Australia!

Shock: England Smashes Australia!

Mega-swell strikes UK’s southwest facing coasts; the dreaded Cribbar arises from the depths

4 Feb 2021
And So It Begins...

And So It Begins...

Could February be The Month? Early signs of a magical swell event are landing on the Queensland points right now.

4 Feb 2021
Forecaster Blog: Dual Tropical Cyclones Lining up to Deliver Days of Pumping Easterly Groundswell to the East Coast.

Forecaster Blog: Dual Tropical Cyclones Lining up to Deliver Days of Pumping Easterly Groundswell to the East Coast.

Dual cyclones active over the tropical Pacific Ocean hold definitively large east-swell potential for the East Coast.

1 Feb 2021
Sean Doherty: Somewhere Between 'Searching for Tom Curren' and 'Eraserhead'

Sean Doherty: Somewhere Between 'Searching for Tom Curren' and 'Eraserhead'

The Story Behind Tom Curren's Offbeat New Search Vid

3 29 Jan 2021
Nick Carroll: WSL Adds a Fourth CT To Australia in 2021?

Nick Carroll: WSL Adds a Fourth CT To Australia in 2021?

Australia, All of Australia, May Soon Be a CT Bubble

6 29 Jan 2021
Watch: The New Tom Curren "Search" Movie is All-Time

Watch: The New Tom Curren "Search" Movie is All-Time

It's called Free Scrubber

4 28 Jan 2021
Five Rides (And a Wipeout) From New South Wales Super Session

Five Rides (And a Wipeout) From New South Wales Super Session

Pipeline comes to Australia's East Coast, featuring Paul Morgan, Laurie Towner, Matt Dunsmore and more

3 26 Jan 2021
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Sean Doherty: Somewhere Between 'Searching for Tom Curren' and 'Eraserhead'

The Story Behind Tom Curren's Offbeat New Search Vid

3 29 Jan 2021
Nick Carroll: WSL Adds a Fourth CT To Australia in 2021?

Nick Carroll: WSL Adds a Fourth CT To Australia in 2021?

6 29 Jan 2021
Watch: The New Tom Curren "Search" Movie is All-Time

Watch: The New Tom Curren "Search" Movie is All-Time

4 28 Jan 2021
Five Rides (And a Wipeout) From New South Wales Super Session

Five Rides (And a Wipeout) From New South Wales Super Session

3 26 Jan 2021
Video: Connor O'Leary's Backhand Surfing Is Worth Hitting Replay For

Video: Connor O'Leary's Backhand Surfing Is Worth Hitting Replay For

3 25 Jan 2021
A Ripping New Rage Vid, Pete Mel's Stoke Is Everyone's Stoke, and Maverick's on Skis? What?

A Ripping New Rage Vid, Pete Mel's Stoke Is Everyone's Stoke, and Maverick's on Skis? What?

2 15 Jan 2021
RIP: Gordon James Philipson (1938-2021)

RIP: Gordon James Philipson (1938-2021)

3 14 Jan 2021
Photos and Highlights From the '21 Burleigh Single Fin Festival

Photos and Highlights From the '21 Burleigh Single Fin Festival

4 13 Jan 2021
Margaret River Starts 2021 on the Pump

Margaret River Starts 2021 on the Pump

12 Jan 2021
WSL's Horror Run Continues, Mason Finally Meets the Reef, and Waves Glorious Waves

WSL's Horror Run Continues, Mason Finally Meets the Reef, and Waves Glorious Waves

2 9 Jan 2021
Nick Carroll: The Big Surf Stories of This Stupid, Glorious Year

Nick Carroll: The Big Surf Stories of This Stupid, Glorious Year

5 3 Jan 2021
The Ten Biggest Things from Surfing and the Internet in 2020

The Ten Biggest Things from Surfing and the Internet in 2020

1 Jan 2021
Maverick’s Swell of the Decade Roundtable

Maverick’s Swell of the Decade Roundtable

27 Dec 2020
Kai Lenny Jaws Go-Pro Footage Is Insane and John John Is the Best Surf Youtuber There Is

Kai Lenny Jaws Go-Pro Footage Is Insane and John John Is the Best Surf Youtuber There Is

25 Dec 2020
Nick Carroll: How One Turn Shut Out 10 Days of Confusion at the Billabong Pipe Masters

Nick Carroll: How One Turn Shut Out 10 Days of Confusion at the Billabong Pipe Masters

4 22 Dec 2020
How 2020 Inspired a Change of Heart for Vittoria Farmer

How 2020 Inspired a Change of Heart for Vittoria Farmer

18 Dec 2020
Shark Attack Stalls Maui Pro

Shark Attack Stalls Maui Pro

9 Dec 2020
Surfer Survives Great White Attack at Kangaroo Island, South Aus

Surfer Survives Great White Attack at Kangaroo Island, South Aus

5 7 Dec 2020
All the Highlights From that Massive Hawaiian Swell That Just Went Down

All the Highlights From that Massive Hawaiian Swell That Just Went Down

6 Dec 2020
New Doco 'Girls Can't Surf' Looks Amazing, Kipp Caddy's Insane Shippies Bomb, and Surf Lakes Now The Best Wave Pool in the World?

New Doco 'Girls Can't Surf' Looks Amazing, Kipp Caddy's Insane Shippies Bomb, and Surf Lakes Now The Best Wave Pool in the World?

1 4 Dec 2020
Running Blog: Surfline Live Updates from Hawaii and the US West Coast as it Gets Hit by Monster Swell

Running Blog: Surfline Live Updates from Hawaii and the US West Coast as it Gets Hit by Monster Swell

4 Dec 2020
Nick Carroll: Adventures in 3D Shaping

Nick Carroll: Adventures in 3D Shaping

3 3 Dec 2020
RIP Marty Tullemans

RIP Marty Tullemans

3 2 Dec 2020
Watch: The Surf Lakes Pool is Now Better Than You Could've Imagined

Watch: The Surf Lakes Pool is Now Better Than You Could've Imagined

7 2 Dec 2020
Growing up on Maui To Becoming One of the World’s Premier Watermen – Kai Lenny Tells His Story on Jamie Mitchell's Podcast

Growing up on Maui To Becoming One of the World’s Premier Watermen – Kai Lenny Tells His Story on Jamie Mitchell's Podcast

1 Dec 2020
Sean Doherty: A Pink Lake, a Fashion Show and Australia’s Most Sacred Surf Zone

Sean Doherty: A Pink Lake, a Fashion Show and Australia’s Most Sacred Surf Zone

3 26 Nov 2020
Nick Carroll: The Aftermath

Nick Carroll: The Aftermath

7 25 Nov 2020
From Air Shows To Death-Defying Code Red Tahiti and Everything in Between – Nathan Fletcher Tells His Story on Jamie Mitchell's Podcast

From Air Shows To Death-Defying Code Red Tahiti and Everything in Between – Nathan Fletcher Tells His Story on Jamie Mitchell's Podcast

2 23 Nov 2020
Nick Carroll: If You’re Waiting for a Custom Surfboard Order, Get Ready To Keep on Waiting

Nick Carroll: If You’re Waiting for a Custom Surfboard Order, Get Ready To Keep on Waiting

9 21 Nov 2020
Kelly's Take on the Machado High-Five, Pumping Mundaka, & Dane Reynolds in Crappy Waves

Kelly's Take on the Machado High-Five, Pumping Mundaka, & Dane Reynolds in Crappy Waves

20 Nov 2020
RIP: John Shimooka (1969-2020)

RIP: John Shimooka (1969-2020)

5 16 Nov 2020
Watch: Port Macquarie Open

Watch: Port Macquarie Open

14 Nov 2020
Noa, Creed, Taj, Chun Shred West Oz, A New John John Doco, and Woah, Young Connor Lee From Newy Rips!

Noa, Creed, Taj, Chun Shred West Oz, A New John John Doco, and Woah, Young Connor Lee From Newy Rips!

13 Nov 2020
Watch the Premiere: She is the Ocean

Watch the Premiere: She is the Ocean

12 Nov 2020
Sean Doherty: The Start of the WSL CT in Three Weeks’ Time Is Throwing up Some Questions

Sean Doherty: The Start of the WSL CT in Three Weeks’ Time Is Throwing up Some Questions

1 12 Nov 2020
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