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Video: Snapper & Northern NSW Points On Fire

Video: Snapper & Northern NSW Points On Fire

It's a great time to go right! July brings the fun.

1 23 Jul 2014
Video: Drain Pipe at Snapper Rocks

Video: Drain Pipe at Snapper Rocks

Wave of the Week: Nick Vasicek finds a below sea level drainer behind the rock.

1 22 Jul 2014
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Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 23 July - 3 August 2014

The winter of 2014 continues to deliver a succession of solid SSW groundswells to the Indonesian Archipelago into the end of July and early August. Check out the forecast.

0 22 Jul 2014
Red Bull Cape Fear Official Forecast

Red Bull Cape Fear Official Forecast

0 22 Jul 2014
Surf Diary by Coastalwatch

Surf Diary by Coastalwatch

0 22 Jul 2014
Fanning Takes Victory at J-Bay Open in Sensational Supertubes

Fanning Takes Victory at J-Bay Open in Sensational Supertubes

3 20 Jul 2014
Flores Suspended for J-Bay Open Incident

Flores Suspended for J-Bay Open Incident

5 19 Jul 2014
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Kai Otton On... The Best Surfing I Have Ever Seen: Tom Curren

Kai Otton On... The Best Surfing I Have Ever Seen: Tom Curren

Jeffrey's Bay, 2009 – Everyone knew they were witnessing something special.

Video: Epic Cape Solander - July 10, 2014

Video: Epic Cape Solander - July 10, 2014

Solid ESE Swell delivered loads of killer waves to the East Coast. Just ask Mark Mathews, Dom Wills, Richie Vas and the boys. They scored Cape Solander. It was pumping! See for yourself.

Video: Northern NSW - Mid July 2014

Video: Northern NSW - Mid July 2014

Sometimes it's worth the drive.

Photo Feature: Jon Frank Presents - The Dark Art

A portfolio of dystopian texture and shadow.

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Features
Kai Otton On... The Best Surfing I Have Ever Seen: Tom Curren

Kai Otton On... The Best Surfing I Have Ever Seen: Tom Curren

Jeffrey's Bay, 2009 – Everyone knew they were witnessing something special.

5 16 Jul 2014
Review: Surfing The Maldives With 12 Strangers and Barton Lynch

Review: Surfing The Maldives With 12 Strangers and Barton Lynch

"We were fast becoming mates. A common goal of waves,and a perfect setting with a stoked out World Champ will do that to 12 surfers."

2 15 Jul 2014
Surfers Not Street Kids

Surfers Not Street Kids

With all eyes on South Africa for the WCT we felt it a good time to meet the irrepressible groms from the ghettoes of Durban.

2 15 Jul 2014
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Video: Cape Fear Warm Up Session

Mark Mathews and crew in training for the much anticipated Red Bull Cape Fear event. Mathews is looking so warm...

0 18 Jul 2014
Video: Epic Cape Solander - July 10, 2014

Video: Epic Cape Solander - July 10, 2014

0 17 Jul 2014
Weekend Surf Forecast 18 - 20 July 2014

Weekend Surf Forecast 18 - 20 July 2014

0 17 Jul 2014
East Coast Swell Alert: July 16, 2014

East Coast Swell Alert: July 16, 2014

1 16 Jul 2014
Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 16 - 30 July 2014

Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 16 - 30 July 2014

0 15 Jul 2014
Young, Free, Alright!
Aidan Stevens: Young, Free, Alright!

Aidan Stevens: Young, Free, Alright!

Gallery and interview: "Rollicking in the ocean whilst my friends wiggle on a surfboard and I capture their stoke!"

Spencer Frost: Young, Free, Alright!

Spencer Frost: Young, Free, Alright!

Videos & Interview: The angle of god revisited with this young Northern Beaches Filmmaker.

Mikey McArthur: Young, Free, Alright!

Mikey McArthur: Young, Free, Alright!

Gallery: There something special amongst the detail of this young photographer from South Coast, NSW.

Be #youngfreealright

Be #youngfreealright

Tag #youngfreealright and join the rad and creative youth of Australian surfing

Nick Green: Young, Free, Alright!

Nick Green: Young, Free, Alright!

Gallery: A young Tasmanian capturing his cold ocean life for the love of it.

Wave Of The Week
Video: Drain Pipe at Snapper Rocks

Video: Drain Pipe at Snapper Rocks

Wave of the Week: Nick Vasicek finds a below sea level drainer behind the rock.

Video: Booming Ments - May 2014

Video: Booming Ments - May 2014

Wave of the Week: Nate Behl gets mad-kegged in the Mentawai Islands.

Video: Soli Bailey & The Desert Point Fade

Video: Soli Bailey & The Desert Point Fade

Wave of The Week: Room for two at Deserts? The ASP Australasian Junior Champ finds out.

Video: Kelly Slater's 10 Point Ride In Rio

Video: Kelly Slater's 10 Point Ride In Rio

Wave of the Week: Kelly's 10 point ride to defeat Adriano de Souza in round 5 of the Billabong Rio Pro 2014.

Video: Brent Dorrington Tube Time In Northern NSW – May 6, 2014

Video: Brent Dorrington Tube Time In Northern NSW – May 6, 2014

Wave of The Week: Double Barrel, Double Joy.

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A chill out, good vibes bunch of photographers and film crew on the rocks on Sunday morning, including @monts_pix and his always welcoming attitude (+ he takes very good surfing actions photos). I love when everyone has fun and respect each other. 💛
sweetocean_ @sweetocean_
Gold Coast Beach Culture

A chill out, good vibes bunch of photographers and film crew on the rocks on Sunday morning, including @monts_pix and his always welcoming attitude (+ he takes very good surfing actions photos). I love when everyone has fun and respect each other. 💛

#carve  #capesolander  #coastalwatch #swellnet  Ignacio Salazar ripping
stuporteousphotography @stuporteousphotography
Stuart Porteous

#carve #capesolander #coastalwatch #swellnet Ignacio Salazar ripping

Unknown backhand stall at Greenmount 
#surf #surfphotography #ocean #waves #goldcoast #snapper #goldcoast #greenmount #therealrocklobster #instagood #surfer #bw #yewww #thisisqueensland #australia #coastalwatch #livin
therealrocklobster @therealrocklobster
Rock Lobster

Unknown backhand stall at Greenmount #surf #surfphotography #ocean #waves #goldcoast #snapper #goldcoast #greenmount #therealrocklobster #instagood #surfer #bw #yewww #thisisqueensland #australia #coastalwatch #livin

@bededurbo lining up a late arvo tunnel.
monts_pix @monts_pix
Stephen walters

@bededurbo lining up a late arvo tunnel.

D B A H  D E L I G HT "If you never know truth, then you never know love" 🎶Black eyed peas ❤️
sweetocean_ @sweetocean_
Gold Coast Beach Culture

D B A H D E L I G HT "If you never know truth, then you never know love" 🎶Black eyed peas ❤️

Early morning back wash spray at Snapper Rocks #goldcoast #snapperrocks #surf #sunrise #waves #surfphotography #rainbowbay #greenmount #therealrocklobster #canon_official #queensland #thisisqueensland
therealrocklobster @therealrocklobster
Rock Lobster

Early morning back wash spray at Snapper Rocks #goldcoast #snapperrocks #surf #sunrise #waves #surfphotography #rainbowbay #greenmount #therealrocklobster #canon_official #queensland #thisisqueensland

The early bird gets the worm!
#snapperrocks #surf #sunrise #goldcoast #greenmount #rainbowbay #therealrocklobster #thisisqueensland #queensland #australia #surf #surfphotography #canon_official #whereidratherbe
therealrocklobster @therealrocklobster
Rock Lobster

The early bird gets the worm! #snapperrocks #surf #sunrise #goldcoast #greenmount #rainbowbay #therealrocklobster #thisisqueensland #queensland #australia #surf #surfphotography #canon_official #whereidratherbe

Waiting for the right moment
#surf #snapperrocks #goldcoast #greenmount #sunrise #surfphotography #thisisqueensland #therealrocklobster #waves #ocean #instagood #yewww
therealrocklobster @therealrocklobster
Rock Lobster

Waiting for the right moment #surf #snapperrocks #goldcoast #greenmount #sunrise #surfphotography #thisisqueensland #therealrocklobster #waves #ocean #instagood #yewww

Happy #humpday - Lovers Saturday arvo 💪😁👊 @peterlydorf @the_wave_cave @wave_slayer_snaps @waveporn @ocean_captures @surfvisuals @big_shotz @water_perfection @surfshotsonly @canon_photos #slab #heavy #dbah #cooly #surfing #surferphotos #surfingaus #canon #canon_photos #canon_official #bestoftheday #picoftheday #afternoonlight #coastalwatch #surflineaus #swellnet #stabfullframe #18seconds #surfinglife #livethesearch #lifesbetterinboardshorts #tracksmag #whitehorses #stab #barrell #coastalcollab #surfer #bradophoto
bradophoto @bradophoto
Brad Evans

Happy #humpday - Lovers Saturday arvo 💪😁👊 @peterlydorf @the_wave_cave @wave_slayer_snaps @waveporn @ocean_captures @surfvisuals @big_shotz @water_perfection @surfshotsonly @canon_photos #slab #heavy #dbah #cooly #surfing #surferphotos #surfingaus #canon #canon_photos #canon_official #bestoftheday #picoftheday #afternoonlight #coastalwatch #surflineaus #swellnet #stabfullframe #18seconds #surfinglife #livethesearch #lifesbetterinboardshorts #tracksmag #whitehorses #stab #barrell #coastalcollab #surfer #bradophoto

Sweet #Froggies...
sweetocean_ @sweetocean_
Gold Coast Beach Culture

Sweet #Froggies...

The sand storm. #shoalbay #oceanrockandroll #sand #seeaustralia #beach #coastalwatch #enjoy #waveslayersclub #shorebreakers
ash_murrayphotos @ash_murrayphotos
ash_murrayphotos

The sand storm. #shoalbay #oceanrockandroll #sand #seeaustralia #beach #coastalwatch #enjoy #waveslayersclub #shorebreakers

#gopro #hero #goprosurf #surf #waves #shorebreakers #underwater #ocean #beach #bestoftheday #picoftheday #waveoftheday #instagood #water #surfing #perfect #vsco #afterlight #australia #newcastle #vscocam #instasize #canon #coastalwatch #merewether

#gopro #hero #goprosurf #surf #waves #shorebreakers #underwater #ocean #beach #bestoftheday #picoftheday #waveoftheday #instagood #water #surfing #perfect #vsco #afterlight #australia #newcastle #vscocam #instasize #canon #coastalwatch #merewether

This guy barrelled and barrelled and barrelled over and over again.
sweetocean_ @sweetocean_
Gold Coast Beach Culture

This guy barrelled and barrelled and barrelled over and over again.

Snapper doing its thing
@waveporn
monts_pix @monts_pix
Stephen walters

Snapper doing its thing @waveporn

#soutthcoast#coastalwatch #swellnet picture perfect
stuporteousphotography @stuporteousphotography
Stuart Porteous

#soutthcoast#coastalwatch #swellnet picture perfect

E.K putting the #skeletonkey to work this morning. 
@eddkelly @dhdsurf @carve_visionaries @letspartytractionaustralia
monts_pix @monts_pix
Stephen walters

E.K putting the #skeletonkey to work this morning. @eddkelly @dhdsurf @carve_visionaries @letspartytractionaustralia

#capesolander #coastalwatch #domwills #swellnet
stuporteousphotography @stuporteousphotography
Stuart Porteous

#capesolander #coastalwatch #domwills #swellnet

#markmatthews #capesolander #coastalwatch #swellnet super session
stuporteousphotography @stuporteousphotography
Stuart Porteous

#markmatthews #capesolander #coastalwatch #swellnet super session

##capesolander #coastalwatch under the lip help name surfer
stuporteousphotography @stuporteousphotography
Stuart Porteous

##capesolander #coastalwatch under the lip help name surfer

Did I just mentioned #tubes?
sweetocean_ @sweetocean_
Gold Coast Beach Culture

Did I just mentioned #tubes?

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