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Major Swell Event To Unfold This Week

Major Swell Event To Unfold This Week

Beyond The Purple Blob

6 8 Jun 2017
Why Use A Forecast Anyway?

Why Use A Forecast Anyway?

Two simple scenarios

3 22 May 2017
Tropical Cyclone Donna: Will she or won’t she?

Tropical Cyclone Donna: Will she or won’t she?

Tropical Cyclone Donna is in effect over the Coral Sea.

1 5 May 2017
Forecaster Blog: Victoria Primed to Pump

Forecaster Blog: Victoria Primed to Pump

Victoria's Surf Coast will be the primary beneficiary

7 22 Mar 2017
Forecaster Blog: Major Indian Ocean Storm Activation

Forecaster Blog: Major Indian Ocean Storm Activation

The Indian Ocean comes to life with two major storm-systems this week.

1 14 Mar 2017
It's Gonna Be Big! East Coast Low Delivers Swell for Days

It's Gonna Be Big! East Coast Low Delivers Swell for Days

Do you remember how to surf? Are you ready for some epic autumn conditions?

0 7 Mar 2017
North Atlantic Low Spawns Monster NW Storm-swell

North Atlantic Low Spawns Monster NW Storm-swell

Peak strength approaching

2 2 Feb 2017
Long Range Christmas Forecast Is Looking Good

Long Range Christmas Forecast Is Looking Good

Christmas is almost upon us.. will Santa deliver surf?

0 20 Dec 2016
Season Opener Brewing For Southern Queensland (Finally!)

Season Opener Brewing For Southern Queensland (Finally!)

Huey finally to turn on the swell-tap across southern Queensland

3 16 Nov 2016
Does The #SuperMoon Affect Surf Conditions?

Does The #SuperMoon Affect Surf Conditions?

Suspected to be linked to all sorts of strange phenomena - like spring tides

2 15 Nov 2016
2016/17 Tropical Cyclone Outlook - What Does It Mean For Swell?

2016/17 Tropical Cyclone Outlook - What Does It Mean For Swell?

What's on the horizon this summer?

2 14 Nov 2016
Forecaster Blog: The Slight Return of a Tasman Low

Forecaster Blog: The Slight Return of a Tasman Low

Powerful SSE groundswell is inbound, right now.

1 24 Oct 2016
Forecaster Blog: Huge South Swell?

Forecaster Blog: Huge South Swell?

There's a serious looking S swell inbound across the NSW coast this week.

0 11 Oct 2016
Forecaster Blog: Zonal Storm-Track Favours Fiji This Week

Forecaster Blog: Zonal Storm-Track Favours Fiji This Week

Had enough of the flat spell? Time to jump on a plane.

0 4 Oct 2016
Forecaster Blog: Deep Tasman Low brewing early in July

Forecaster Blog: Deep Tasman Low brewing early in July

Yet another major swell event is on the cards for the East Coast in early July.

0 30 Jun 2016
Forecaster Blog: The Next Big East Coast Low Is Looming

Forecaster Blog: The Next Big East Coast Low Is Looming

The next big ECL is coming, but will it match its predecessor for wave height and longevity?

0 15 Jun 2016
UPDATED: Phenomenal NE Swell Potential For The East Coast

UPDATED: Phenomenal NE Swell Potential For The East Coast

The development of a surface trough near the East Coast later this week holds phenomenal NE swell-potential for the region this weekend.

1 30 May 2016
UPDATED: Australasian Major Swell Event Forecast

UPDATED: Australasian Major Swell Event Forecast

Australia, Fiji, New Zealand and Indonesia lighting up this week

1 17 May 2016
Forecaster Blog: Monster SW Groundswell For Victoria Next Week

Forecaster Blog: Monster SW Groundswell For Victoria Next Week

A potentially humungous SW groundswell looms for Victoria next week.

5 26 Apr 2016
Forecaster Blog: Victoria’s Surf coast to pump for days

Forecaster Blog: Victoria’s Surf coast to pump for days

Sustained run of sizeable swell descending

0 7 Apr 2016
Forecaster Update: Rip Curl Bells To Finish With A Bang

Forecaster Update: Rip Curl Bells To Finish With A Bang

Hells Bells, here come the groundswells.

0 30 Mar 2016
Forecaster Blog: Outlook for the Quiksilver Pro at Snapper Rocks

Forecaster Blog: Outlook for the Quiksilver Pro at Snapper Rocks

The start of the Quiksilver Pro and the 2016 World Title race is upon us! See what Huey has in store.

8 9 Mar 2016
Video: Tropical Cyclone Winston Swell Analysis

Video: Tropical Cyclone Winston Swell Analysis

Ben Macartney talks you through the cyclone and what conditions it will serve up

1 25 Feb 2016
Forecaster Blog: Is The El Nino Summer About To Go From Good To Epic Across The East Coast?

Forecaster Blog: Is The El Nino Summer About To Go From Good To Epic Across The East Coast?

These developments have all the hallmarks of an epic swell-event

4 18 Feb 2016
Forecaster Blog: The North Pacific Rumbles (Again)

Forecaster Blog: The North Pacific Rumbles (Again)

The perpetual run of large swell for Hawaii and America’s West will again deliver

0 10 Feb 2016
Forecaster Blog Updated: Welcome Twin Tropical Cyclones Winston and Tatiana

Forecaster Blog Updated: Welcome Twin Tropical Cyclones Winston and Tatiana

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

4 9 Feb 2016
Forecaster Blog: Tropical Cyclone Victor Aims Days Of Long Range E Groundswell Our Way

Forecaster Blog: Tropical Cyclone Victor Aims Days Of Long Range E Groundswell Our Way

A storm called Victor is your best mate if you're planning on surfing the East Coast this long weekend.

7 19 Jan 2016
Forecaster Blog: Swell Inbound From All Angles Across The East Coast

Forecaster Blog: Swell Inbound From All Angles Across The East Coast

It's shaping up as the El Nino that keeps on giving across the East Coast this summer.

0 12 Jan 2016
Forecaster Blog: QLD, NSW and WA Mid-Week Swell Increase

Forecaster Blog: QLD, NSW and WA Mid-Week Swell Increase

Waves rolling in for the east and west

0 5 Jan 2016
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Weekend Surf Forecast 22 - 25 September 2017

Weekend Surf Forecast 22 - 25 September 2017

0 21 Sep 2017
Community Assistance Required In Port Macquarie

Community Assistance Required In Port Macquarie

0 20 Sep 2017
Is Jordy Smith Leaking WSL Secrets?

Is Jordy Smith Leaking WSL Secrets?

1 20 Sep 2017
Nick Carroll On: Welcome To The Wonderful World Of Surfing

Nick Carroll On: Welcome To The Wonderful World Of Surfing

2 19 Sep 2017
Occy, TC, NC, Richie Lovett & Toby Martin Ready For Head-To-Head Surf Battle

Occy, TC, NC, Richie Lovett & Toby Martin Ready For Head-To-Head Surf Battle

0 18 Sep 2017
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British Surfer Taken By Croc In Sri Lanka

6 15 Sep 2017
A Perfect Trifecta Of Epic Mentawai Swells

A Perfect Trifecta Of Epic Mentawai Swells

0 14 Sep 2017
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Will Soft-Tops and Hydrofoils Be a Part of The New WSL?

3 13 Sep 2017
Manly Residents Watch Great White In Beach Pool

Manly Residents Watch Great White In Beach Pool

11 11 Sep 2017
Strong Body And Open Mind Equals Better Surfing

Strong Body And Open Mind Equals Better Surfing

0 8 Sep 2017
The Weekend Surf Forecast 8 - 10 September, 2017

The Weekend Surf Forecast 8 - 10 September, 2017

0 7 Sep 2017
Is Dane Reynolds or John John Florence The Best Surfer In The World Right Now?

Is Dane Reynolds or John John Florence The Best Surfer In The World Right Now?

3 7 Sep 2017
Sally Fitzgibbons Just Scored Perfect Maldives

Sally Fitzgibbons Just Scored Perfect Maldives

0 6 Sep 2017
Do The Women Not Care Enough? Plus Answers & Wisdom From A Carroll And Blakey

Do The Women Not Care Enough? Plus Answers & Wisdom From A Carroll And Blakey

0 5 Sep 2017
The Day You Save A Life

The Day You Save A Life

0 5 Sep 2017
Taiwan: A Surfing Oasis Or A Hoax?

Taiwan: A Surfing Oasis Or A Hoax?

1 4 Sep 2017
A New Type Of Surf Experience

A New Type Of Surf Experience

1 4 Sep 2017
Nick Carroll On: The Goofies Liberation, Kelly Slater's Wave Pool Gets A Left

Nick Carroll On: The Goofies Liberation, Kelly Slater's Wave Pool Gets A Left

0 2 Sep 2017
Ain't That Swell: Are Soccer Parents Killing Surfing?

Ain't That Swell: Are Soccer Parents Killing Surfing?

1 1 Sep 2017
Coastalwatch & Surfing's State Bodies Join In Preparation For The Future Of The Sport

Coastalwatch & Surfing's State Bodies Join In Preparation For The Future Of The Sport

4 31 Aug 2017
What's The Most Crowded Wave In The World?

What's The Most Crowded Wave In The World?

0 30 Aug 2017
Sharing The Stoke, One Wave At A Time

Sharing The Stoke, One Wave At A Time

3 29 Aug 2017
The Stretch

The Stretch

0 26 Aug 2017
Is Endless Summer The Greatest Surf Film of All Time?

Is Endless Summer The Greatest Surf Film of All Time?

3 26 Aug 2017
Who Is King Of The Box?

Who Is King Of The Box?

0 22 Aug 2017
Nick Carroll On: The Goofies Liberation, Kelly Slater's Wave Pool Gets A Left

Nick Carroll On: The Goofies Liberation, Kelly Slater's Wave Pool Gets A Left

12 22 Aug 2017
Rob Machado On: Shaping His Own Boards, Pro Surfing & Flow

Rob Machado On: Shaping His Own Boards, Pro Surfing & Flow

2 21 Aug 2017
Donavon Frankenreiter & Ben Stiller Vs. And Irons & Taj Burrow On Localism

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0 20 Aug 2017
Bruce Raymond Supports A No Waste Future

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3 18 Aug 2017
Behind The Eyepatch: Who Is The Friendly Pirate?

Behind The Eyepatch: Who Is The Friendly Pirate?

2 16 Aug 2017
My Favourite Memories As A Kid: Surf Trips With My Dad

My Favourite Memories As A Kid: Surf Trips With My Dad

4 16 Aug 2017
Are Gabriel Medina and Julian Wilson The Ryu and Ken of Surfing?

Are Gabriel Medina and Julian Wilson The Ryu and Ken of Surfing?

0 15 Aug 2017
Mikey Wright's Root

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0 11 Aug 2017
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Mick Fanning Takes On Ownership Of Creatures

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