Surfing in Tasmania: Taking the good with the bad

As the crowds lined the Gold Coast in the lead-up to the Roxy Pro, further south in Tasmania a dedicated group of surfers were...

Why women’s surfing will never be a good as men’s

The WSL roadshow rolled into the Gold Coast last week and so began the first 'CT event of the year. The stage was set,...



Reelers 2017

Reelers, the world's most prestigious surf film competition, is on again in 2017 and here's why you should vote. As with much of the surfing world,...

Summer Lullaby




Sidewalk surfer


Getting lost

That early morning, when you wake up and open your eyes slowly... you suddenly feel a rush of desire to explore overtake your body and...
mentawai escape

A Wild Mentawai Escape


Wish you were here…

beyond the watervideo

Beyond the Water


Panama calling


steamer reviews

2016 Wetsuit Reviews – Steamers

As the the weather and the water begin to cool down, we've again put our bodies on the line to bring you the low...

Hotline Amalfi

Full custom fit Front zip Flexible armpit rubber and stitching Flexible stitching through the groin Water drain holes on the shoulder blades Narrow...

Zee Hot Candy Steamer

Rip Curl Flash Bomb

Environment/Social Good


Challenge yourself, challenge society and Rise Above Plastic

Do you love to lurk around 2nd Hand stores? Do you recycle and lean toward old school? Are you an ocean lover? If you've...

California Bans Plastic Bags!

In amongst all the craziness in the US last week, something pretty special happened. Last week, California became the first US state to ban single-use plastic bags....

Proyecto Sofia


Waves of death

Editor's Picks

beach body

The perfect beach body

As the days start to get longer and warm up a bit, it's a time when many of us start think about summer and how to get...

Who run the world? Girls! Yes, that's right. Women are taking over the waves. While young men are turning their backs on the beach in growing numbers, a recent...

Challenges In Paradise

How far would you go to ride the wave of your dreams? This is a question I asked myself while on a 14 hour...