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Forecaster Blog: Will Tropical Cyclone Winston Deliver?

Forecaster Blog: Will Tropical Cyclone Winston Deliver?

A deepening monsoon trough is set to spawn one or two tropical cyclones over the Coral Sea

0 9 Feb 2016
Barefoot In The Foodland Carpark

Barefoot In The Foodland Carpark

Jock Serong finally makes it to Oahu's North Shore after a lifetime of dreaming

0 9 Feb 2016
Video: Summer Sundays At Dbah

Video: Summer Sundays At Dbah

All-star cast hits the line-up

0 8 Feb 2016
A Peerless Summer At P-Pass

A Peerless Summer At P-Pass

January's treat for Micronesia

0 5 Feb 2016
Jamie O'Brien Gets Barrel Of The Year

Jamie O'Brien Gets Barrel Of The Year

The wave that had jaws dropping

0 5 Feb 2016
RIGHT NOW

Good Waves? No, Great Waves

Who is Clay Marzo anyway?

0 9 Feb 2016
The Quiksilver In Memory Of Eddie Aikau Gets Green Light

The Quiksilver In Memory Of Eddie Aikau Gets Green Light

0 9 Feb 2016
Anticipating The Violence In The Whitewash

Anticipating The Violence In The Whitewash

0 8 Feb 2016
Surfing World Is Hiring!

Surfing World Is Hiring!

0 8 Feb 2016
Nicole McLachlan's Hunger Strike To Save Us & The Sharks

Nicole McLachlan's Hunger Strike To Save Us & The Sharks

1 7 Feb 2016
Include Women Or Don't Run Mavericks

Include Women Or Don't Run Mavericks

3 5 Feb 2016
REELERS Final Days Approaching

REELERS Final Days Approaching

0 5 Feb 2016
Easy Road Trippin Adventures

Easy Road Trippin Adventures

0 5 Feb 2016
Jason Polakow Is The First Person To Windsurf Nazaré

Jason Polakow Is The First Person To Windsurf Nazaré

0 5 Feb 2016
Louie Hynd Finds A Left To Make Goofys Go Gaga

Louie Hynd Finds A Left To Make Goofys Go Gaga

0 4 Feb 2016
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The Best Fails From Summer On The Gold Coast

Fail after fail, after fail, after fail...

Jamie O'Brien Gets Barrel Of The Year

The wave that had jaws dropping

Video: The Road North

Sydney to Noosa via land, sea & sky

East Coast Swell Alert: February 2, 2016

An East Coast Low is about to deliver a glut of powerful surf to the Eastern Seaboard

Weekend Surf Forecast 5 - 7 February, 2016

Our land abounds in nature's gifts this weekend

Standout Sessions

Video: Summer Sundays At Dbah

All-star cast hits the line-up

Video: A-Listers Light Up Snapper's Longest Barrels

Line 'em up Fanning, Fitzgibbons, Gilmore, Parkinson, Wright...

Video: Summer In 'Straya, Can't Beat It!

A Coastalwatch Compilation Clip

Coastalwatch x Raen

Follow @COASTALWATCH & @BATLOWCIDER, tag your pics with #BATLOWSUMMER and our favourite picture each week will win a pair of Batlow Cider Co. limited edition boardies.

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@feet_kavanagh walking on water // #sunset #stabfullframe #style #surfing #longboarding #hang5 #slowshutter #ilovebondi #bondi #coastalwatch #canon #aquatech
andreasthomaphoto @andreasthomaphoto
Andreas Thoma

@feet_kavanagh walking on water // #sunset #stabfullframe #style #surfing #longboarding #hang5 #slowshutter #ilovebondi #bondi #coastalwatch #canon #aquatech

“She is free in her wildness, she is a wanderess, a drop of free water. She knows nothing of borders and cares nothing for rules or customs. 'Time' for her isn’t something to fight against. Her life flows clean, with passion, like fresh water.” ― Roman Payne ^my friend Ali @currumbinali present here 😊
sweetocean @sweetocean
Gold Coast Beach Surf Culture

“She is free in her wildness, she is a wanderess, a drop of free water. She knows nothing of borders and cares nothing for rules or customs. 'Time' for her isn’t something to fight against. Her life flows clean, with passion, like fresh water.” ― Roman Payne ^my friend Ali @currumbinali present here 😊

Good morning! #FroggiesBeach #Splash #Vibes #Life #SnapperRocks #Fun #GoldCoast #Surf #Surfing #Waves #Surfboard #Sea #Beach #Australia #Swell #GoldCoast4U #KirraSurf #VisitGoldCoast #AusFeels #Surfline #IGWorldClub #IG_Australia #18SecondsMag #CoastalWatch #CoronaExtra_AU #Sonya6000 #SurfStitch #SonyAlpha
_joaodecarvalho_ @_joaodecarvalho_
João de Carvalho

Good morning! #FroggiesBeach #Splash #Vibes #Life #SnapperRocks #Fun #GoldCoast #Surf #Surfing #Waves #Surfboard #Sea #Beach #Australia #Swell #GoldCoast4U #KirraSurf #VisitGoldCoast #AusFeels #Surfline #IGWorldClub #IG_Australia #18SecondsMag #CoastalWatch #CoronaExtra_AU #Sonya6000 #SurfStitch #SonyAlpha

Currumbin shore brake. #coastalwatch #lightandwater #currumbin #goldcoast #surfinglife #barrelsdaily #oceanlover #waveporn #fisheye #teamtravelers #piratesurf #surflords #instagood #goldcoast4u #goprobroficial #saltwater #sogood #goprouniverse #frothing #wavecave
govisland @govisland
Govinda Gutwein

Currumbin shore brake. #coastalwatch #lightandwater #currumbin #goldcoast #surfinglife #barrelsdaily #oceanlover #waveporn #fisheye #teamtravelers #piratesurf #surflords #instagood #goldcoast4u #goprobroficial #saltwater #sogood #goprouniverse #frothing #wavecave

Wake up #someplaceelse. Queens Head, NSW. Australia 📷 @shotbygrace #wildseason 
#landrover #mylandy #vanlife #vanlifediaries #sunrise #camping #headland #mornings #goodmorning #goodmorningworld #wilderness #wildernessculture #surfcheck #tasteintravel #travelstoke #travelawsome #adventures #adventuretime #wonderful_places #ourplanetdaily #nakedplanet #passionpassport #adventuremobile #campvibes #homeiswhereyouparkit #batlowsummer
wild.season @wild.season
Travel Magazine

Wake up #someplaceelse. Queens Head, NSW. Australia 📷 @shotbygrace #wildseason #landrover #mylandy #vanlife #vanlifediaries #sunrise #camping #headland #mornings #goodmorning #goodmorningworld #wilderness #wildernessculture #surfcheck #tasteintravel #travelstoke #travelawsome #adventures #adventuretime #wonderful_places #ourplanetdaily #nakedplanet #passionpassport #adventuremobile #campvibes #homeiswhereyouparkit #batlowsummer

Elizabeth bay. #boomerangbeach #elizabethbay #beach #visitnsw #nsw #forster #wave #waveporn #shorey #coastalwatch #canon #canon_official #aquatech
richardklein82 @richardklein82
Richard Klein

Elizabeth bay. #boomerangbeach #elizabethbay #beach #visitnsw #nsw #forster #wave #waveporn #shorey #coastalwatch #canon #canon_official #aquatech

Dolphin flying! #Dolphins #beach #birds #landscapelovers #coastalwatch #swellnet
bobquealey @bobquealey
Bob Quealey

Dolphin flying! #Dolphins #beach #birds #landscapelovers #coastalwatch #swellnet

Takeaway #seaeagle #fishing #swellnet #coastalwatch #landscapelovers #birds #beach
bobquealey @bobquealey
Bob Quealey

Takeaway #seaeagle #fishing #swellnet #coastalwatch #landscapelovers #birds #beach

"Peppermint".... #kiama #aquagallery #watercaptures #waves #surfphotographers #aussiephotos #australia #canonaustralia #cameranuts @i_love_the_illawarra @aquatech_imagingsolutions #thenakedocean #thesurfjournal @visitkiama @visitwollongong @visitnsw @continuethecasualness #beachlife #light @surfstitch #aussie_shotz #coastalwatch #batlowsummer
glennfen @glennfen
Glenn Fenwick

"Peppermint".... #kiama #aquagallery #watercaptures #waves #surfphotographers #aussiephotos #australia #canonaustralia #cameranuts @i_love_the_illawarra @aquatech_imagingsolutions #thenakedocean #thesurfjournal @visitkiama @visitwollongong @visitnsw @continuethecasualness #beachlife #light @surfstitch #aussie_shotz #coastalwatch #batlowsummer

@jasefinlay
tomhealyphoto @tomhealyphoto
Tom Healy Photograhy

@jasefinlay

Another from that day.
chris_rossi_photography @chris_rossi_photography
Chris Rossi Photography

Another from that day.

All that holds us down, is gravity. And our minds

All that holds us down, is gravity. And our minds

Blue meanie...
monts_pix @monts_pix
Steve Walters

Blue meanie...

Early morning pops of colour, over Burleigh Beach Pavillon. Taken last week

Early morning pops of colour, over Burleigh Beach Pavillon. Taken last week

A perfect start to the week.
nathanwhite_surf @nathanwhite_surf
Nathan White

A perfect start to the week.

M O U N T W A R N I N G 
@brad_canov #perfection #photooftheday #photography #photo #coastalwatch #corona #apparel #seapig #mountains #beauty #timelapse #throwback #mountains #mountwarning
_seapig_ @_seapig_
SeaPig

M O U N T W A R N I N G @brad_canov #perfection #photooftheday #photography #photo #coastalwatch #corona #apparel #seapig #mountains #beauty #timelapse #throwback #mountains #mountwarning

A fun way to stay in the shade. Shot by @nuthead__  So epic mate cheers. 😃✌️ #gopro #GoProANZ #goprohero4 #byronbay #bybyron #byronbazaar #bodyboard #bodyboarding #wave #waveporn #surf #beach #beautiful #amazing #australia #coastalwatch @coastalwatch #protectbyron #travel #visitnsw #visitbyron
jakemorganphotography @jakemorganphotography
Jakemorganphotography

A fun way to stay in the shade. Shot by @nuthead__ So epic mate cheers. 😃✌️ #gopro #GoProANZ #goprohero4 #byronbay #bybyron #byronbazaar #bodyboard #bodyboarding #wave #waveporn #surf #beach #beautiful #amazing #australia #coastalwatch @coastalwatch #protectbyron #travel #visitnsw #visitbyron

#slab #heavy #waveporn #westernaustralianbeaches #westisbest #surf #emptybarrels #bodyboard #lifesbetterwithaboog #rtdailyframe #riptidemag #waveoftheday #sigmashine #swellnet #coastalwatch #mindsurf #invertedbb #madeofocean #bodyboarding #surfwellness #surfsomething #barrels #wawaters #southwestlife #discoverwesternaustralia #discovermargaretriver

#slab #heavy #waveporn #westernaustralianbeaches #westisbest #surf #emptybarrels #bodyboard #lifesbetterwithaboog #rtdailyframe #riptidemag #waveoftheday #sigmashine #swellnet #coastalwatch #mindsurf #invertedbb #madeofocean #bodyboarding #surfwellness #surfsomething #barrels #wawaters #southwestlife #discoverwesternaustralia #discovermargaretriver

Saw this sign at cabarita look out this morning. Made me laugh!! #coastalwatch #beachlife #gosurfalready #goprorealm #Australia #goprowars #oceandreams #cabarita #tweedcoast
govisland @govisland
Govinda Gutwein

Saw this sign at cabarita look out this morning. Made me laugh!! #coastalwatch #beachlife #gosurfalready #goprorealm #Australia #goprowars #oceandreams #cabarita #tweedcoast

'It's coming round again, the slowly creeping hand of time' #powderfinger #lyricstoliveby #visitsunshinecoast #mudjimba #thisisqueensland @queensland #coastalwatch #mondays #blueearth_love #hellobluey #wow_australia #seeaustralia #wanderlust #beachlife #igworldclub #ig_australia #sunshinecoast #sunshinecoastdaily #coolumnews #australia #discoverqueensland #exploreaustralia
letmesea @letmesea
Tracy Naughton

'It's coming round again, the slowly creeping hand of time' #powderfinger #lyricstoliveby #visitsunshinecoast #mudjimba #thisisqueensland @queensland #coastalwatch #mondays #blueearth_love #hellobluey #wow_australia #seeaustralia #wanderlust #beachlife #igworldclub #ig_australia #sunshinecoast #sunshinecoastdaily #coolumnews #australia #discoverqueensland #exploreaustralia

Mini Surf! :) Good morning Gold Coast! #Duranbah #Mini #Miniature #Fun #DBah #GoldCoast #Surf #Surfing #Waves #Surfboard #Sea #Beach #Australia #Swell #GoldCoast4U #VisitGoldCoast #AusFeels #Surfline #IGWorldClub #IG_Australia #18SecondsMag #CoastalWatch #CoronaExtra_AU #Sonya6000 #SurfStitch #SonyAlpha
_joaodecarvalho_ @_joaodecarvalho_
João de Carvalho

Mini Surf! :) Good morning Gold Coast! #Duranbah #Mini #Miniature #Fun #DBah #GoldCoast #Surf #Surfing #Waves #Surfboard #Sea #Beach #Australia #Swell #GoldCoast4U #VisitGoldCoast #AusFeels #Surfline #IGWorldClub #IG_Australia #18SecondsMag #CoastalWatch #CoronaExtra_AU #Sonya6000 #SurfStitch #SonyAlpha

Exploring the New South Wales coastline.

#seacliffbridge #explore #stanwellpark #newsouthwales #australia #australia_shotz #visitnsw #beautiful #kearnanmurphyphoto #canon #royalnationalpark #vanlifediaries #getoutthere #beautiful_australia #BATLOWSUMMER #coastalwatch
kearnanmurphy @kearnanmurphy
Kearnanmurphy

Exploring the New South Wales coastline. #seacliffbridge #explore #stanwellpark #newsouthwales #australia #australia_shotz #visitnsw #beautiful #kearnanmurphyphoto #canon #royalnationalpark #vanlifediaries #getoutthere #beautiful_australia #BATLOWSUMMER #coastalwatch

Sunsets over the water are still such a glorious novelty to us. #westisbest #batlowsummer
championthewonder @championthewonder
Jono, Laura & Neddy

Sunsets over the water are still such a glorious novelty to us. #westisbest #batlowsummer

CONGRATULATIONS TO @WOODYGPHOTO
You are the 6th #BatlowSummer competition winner! Batlow Cider will be sending you out fresh pair of Batlow Cider Co. limited edition boardies! We have 1 pair left to giveaway over 1 more week - and it's pretty easy to get hooked up:

Follow @BATLOWCIDER & @COASTALWATCH on Instagram, 
Share your summer pics with us using the hashtag #BATLOWSUMMER and tag @BATLOWCIDER @COASTALWATCH
Our favourite photo will win a pair of Batlow Cider Co. limited edition boardies each week
*The competition is strictly open to entries from persons 18 years + only.

Entries open: December 23, 2015
Entries close: February 17, 2016
coastalwatch @coastalwatch
Coastalwatch

CONGRATULATIONS TO @WOODYGPHOTO You are the 6th #BatlowSummer competition winner! Batlow Cider will be sending you out fresh pair of Batlow Cider Co. limited edition boardies! We have 1 pair left to giveaway over 1 more week - and it's pretty easy to get hooked up: Follow @BATLOWCIDER & @COASTALWATCH on Instagram, Share your summer pics with us using the hashtag #BATLOWSUMMER and tag @BATLOWCIDER @COASTALWATCH Our favourite photo will win a pair of Batlow Cider Co. limited edition boardies each week *The competition is strictly open to entries from persons 18 years + only. Entries open: December 23, 2015 Entries close: February 17, 2016

A few essentials for a deserted island - motos, freshly shaped boards, good mates & a 6 pack of Batlow cans. Congrats @woodygphoto via @wild.season this week's #batlowsummer winner!! A pair of our limited release boardies are coming your way! 👍 @coastalwatch @batlowcider #drinklocal #growerowned
batlowcider @batlowcider
Batlow Cider Co.

A few essentials for a deserted island - motos, freshly shaped boards, good mates & a 6 pack of Batlow cans. Congrats @woodygphoto via @wild.season this week's #batlowsummer winner!! A pair of our limited release boardies are coming your way! 👍 @coastalwatch @batlowcider #drinklocal #growerowned

Curtains of spray #surf #surfer #surfing #surfergirl #surfergirls #wave #waves #swell #summer #beach #margretriver #margretriversurfing #canonaustralia #7dmkii #canon_photos #canon7dmarkii  #366daysofsummer @raen_australia @coastalwatch @batlowcider #batlowsummer
tristanstringerphoto @tristanstringerphoto
Tristan Stringer

Curtains of spray #surf #surfer #surfing #surfergirl #surfergirls #wave #waves #swell #summer #beach #margretriver #margretriversurfing #canonaustralia #7dmkii #canon_photos #canon7dmarkii #366daysofsummer @raen_australia @coastalwatch @batlowcider #batlowsummer

#batlowcider getting us through the week
bluegumhotel @bluegumhotel
The Blue Gum Hotel

#batlowcider getting us through the week

Yesterday was epic 🙌 @lanewayfest #batlowcidernz #batlowsummer
richcoombes @richcoombes
Rich Coombes

Yesterday was epic 🙌 @lanewayfest #batlowcidernz #batlowsummer

All smiles in NZ. Thanks for having us Auckland! ☀️🍏🍻🙌 @lanewayfest @batlowcider #batlowcidernz #batlowsummer
batlowcider @batlowcider
Batlow Cider Co.

All smiles in NZ. Thanks for having us Auckland! ☀️🍏🍻🙌 @lanewayfest @batlowcider #batlowcidernz #batlowsummer

Caravanning can make you soft. It's amazing how much stuff you still drag along with you. Always clean up after yourself and leave nothing behind. Dosnt matter how hungover you are. It's a real shame going to many camp spots that are riddled with broken glass and ribbons of toilet paper.
championthewonder @championthewonder
Jono, Laura & Neddy

Caravanning can make you soft. It's amazing how much stuff you still drag along with you. Always clean up after yourself and leave nothing behind. Dosnt matter how hungover you are. It's a real shame going to many camp spots that are riddled with broken glass and ribbons of toilet paper.

A summer dogs life. #batlowsummer #summer #labrador
andrew_fawcett @andrew_fawcett
Andrew J Fawcett

A summer dogs life. #batlowsummer #summer #labrador

Serenity.... #thefarm #aquagallery #watercaptures #cameranuts #canonaustralia @aquatech_imagingsolutions @dafinaustralia @i_love_the_illawarra #australia #aussiephotos #coastalwatch #batlowsummer #beachlife #thenakedocean #thesurfjournal #surfphotography #aussie_shots @visitwollongong @visitnsw @visitshellharbour
glennfen @glennfen
Glenn Fenwick

Serenity.... #thefarm #aquagallery #watercaptures #cameranuts #canonaustralia @aquatech_imagingsolutions @dafinaustralia @i_love_the_illawarra #australia #aussiephotos #coastalwatch #batlowsummer #beachlife #thenakedocean #thesurfjournal #surfphotography #aussie_shots @visitwollongong @visitnsw @visitshellharbour

From Orchard to Laneway, enjoy Auckland!! 🍏🍻🙌 @lanewayfest #batlowcidernz #batlowsummer
batlowcider @batlowcider
Batlow Cider Co.

From Orchard to Laneway, enjoy Auckland!! 🍏🍻🙌 @lanewayfest #batlowcidernz #batlowsummer

Just water. 
#aquatech 
#canonaustralia
albert_ @albert_
albert asenjo

Just water. #aquatech #canonaustralia

The deep south of WA had the clearest water we had ever seen.
championthewonder @championthewonder
Jono, Laura & Neddy

The deep south of WA had the clearest water we had ever seen.

Exploring the Blue mountains with the family. 
#bluemountains #explore #visitnsw #visitbluemountains #australia #australia_shotz #canon #kearnanmurphyphoto #hiking #getoutthere #BATLOWSUMMER
kearnanmurphy @kearnanmurphy
Kearnanmurphy

Exploring the Blue mountains with the family. #bluemountains #explore #visitnsw #visitbluemountains #australia #australia_shotz #canon #kearnanmurphyphoto #hiking #getoutthere #BATLOWSUMMER

Happy Friday from Auckland. Magic day here & we're ready to roll for Monday's St. Jerome's Laneway Festival! ☀️🎉 @lanewayfest #batlowcidernz #batlowsummer
batlowcider @batlowcider
Batlow Cider Co.

Happy Friday from Auckland. Magic day here & we're ready to roll for Monday's St. Jerome's Laneway Festival! ☀️🎉 @lanewayfest #batlowcidernz #batlowsummer

What would you bring to a deserted island? Good friends, a few motos and some freshly shaped boards might just tick the box. @harrisonsan and @zyenorris showing us how it's done. Mentawai Islands, Indonesia. 📷 @anthonydodds #wildseason 
#islandlife #islandofadventure #islandtime #mentawai #surf #surfingphotography #tasteintravel #travelstoke #travelawsome #adventures #adventuretime #wonderful_places #ourplanetdaily #nakedplanet #passionpassport #batlowsummer
wild.season @wild.season
Travel Magazine

What would you bring to a deserted island? Good friends, a few motos and some freshly shaped boards might just tick the box. @harrisonsan and @zyenorris showing us how it's done. Mentawai Islands, Indonesia. 📷 @anthonydodds #wildseason #islandlife #islandofadventure #islandtime #mentawai #surf #surfingphotography #tasteintravel #travelstoke #travelawsome #adventures #adventuretime #wonderful_places #ourplanetdaily #nakedplanet #passionpassport #batlowsummer

Enjoy the last w/e of school holidays everyone! Deserted beaches return on Monday!!!
championthewonder @championthewonder
Jono, Laura & Neddy

Enjoy the last w/e of school holidays everyone! Deserted beaches return on Monday!!!

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