Mentawai Islands
A Weekend Of Gold In The Mentawai's

A Weekend Of Gold In The Mentawai's

Early season at Aloita Surf Resort

0 22 Apr 2016
The Very Best Of The Mentawai In 2015

The Very Best Of The Mentawai In 2015

Macaronis, Kanduis, Hideaways and more!

0 11 Feb 2016
Hunting Hideaways, Mentawai Swell Report October 2015

Hunting Hideaways, Mentawai Swell Report October 2015

October swells pulse for those with the will to search

0 24 Oct 2015
More Swell For The Mentawais in September 2015

More Swell For The Mentawais in September 2015

Tales from Aloita

1 22 Sep 2015
Mentawai's Make Seasonal Magic

Mentawai's Make Seasonal Magic

Hidden locations stand out with perfect conditions and waves that will make your mouth water

0 10 Sep 2015
Video: Kandui Left During Century Swell Will Blow Your Mind

Video: Kandui Left During Century Swell Will Blow Your Mind

XXL swell hits the Ments...

2 18 Aug 2015
Gallery & Video: A Magic Month In The Ments

Gallery & Video: A Magic Month In The Ments

Mentawais report - July, 2015.

0 30 Jul 2015
Video & Gallery: All Cylinders Firing, Mentawais June 2015

Video & Gallery: All Cylinders Firing, Mentawais June 2015

Broken boards and best waves of lives

0 24 Jun 2015
Video & Gallery: Mentawais Report – May 2015

Video & Gallery: Mentawais Report – May 2015

May began with a bang

0 1 Jun 2015
Video & Gallery: Mentawai Islands – April 2015

Video & Gallery: Mentawai Islands – April 2015

Short of epic, but defs fun.

10 12 May 2015
Simulated Minds – A Mentawais Grom Trip Story

Simulated Minds – A Mentawais Grom Trip Story

Gallery: Beau Mitchell takes his squad to Indo perfection. Featuring Jamie Krups, Holly Wawn, Kai Warner, Luca Edler, Alex Hayes, and Davey Cathels.

1 1 May 2015
Video: Pumping Macaronis Filmed From A Drone? Yes Please.

Video: Pumping Macaronis Filmed From A Drone? Yes Please.

Epic Mentawai Drone and Go-Pro Clip From The Best of 2014

3 18 Feb 2015
Video & Gallery: Mentawai Islands 2014 Season Recap

Video & Gallery: Mentawai Islands 2014 Season Recap

A standout season indeed.

0 6 Nov 2014
Video & Gallery: Mentawais – September, 2014

Video & Gallery: Mentawais – September, 2014

September began with a bang when yet another solid swell hit the region...

0 8 Oct 2014
Video & Gallery: Mentawais - August, 2014

Video & Gallery: Mentawais - August, 2014

31 straight days of epic Mentawai madness

1 8 Sep 2014
Video & Gallery: Mentawais - July, 2014

Video & Gallery: Mentawais - July, 2014

July was a standout month in The Mentawai, with swell after swell ensuring it was a month to remember.

0 14 Aug 2014
Video & Gallery: Mentawais - June 2014

Video & Gallery: Mentawais - June 2014

Peak season in The Mentawai absolutely never fails to deliver.

3 7 Jul 2014
Video & Gallery: Mental May in the Mentawais, 2014

Video & Gallery: Mental May in the Mentawais, 2014

Video and Gallery: Firing 6-foot tubes a-plenty.

0 26 May 2014
Gallery: Mentawai Islands - April 2014

Gallery: Mentawai Islands - April 2014

A recap from early season Mentawais, near perfect, near empty.

0 1 May 2014
Video & Gallery: Indonesia 2013 Highlights

Video & Gallery: Indonesia 2013 Highlights

The Perfect Wave reflects on last year's epic season.

0 10 Jan 2014
Blog: All In – Those Who’ve Succumbed to the Mentawai Dream

Blog: All In – Those Who’ve Succumbed to the Mentawai Dream

Tim Baker explores the delights and dilemmas of Mentawai surf tourism today. Photo: Kandui Resort

1 4 Jul 2012
Bondi Rescue Crew Score In the Mentawai's

Bondi Rescue Crew Score In the Mentawai's

Bronte Boys including a trio of Bondi Rescue lifeguards hit The Mentawai's mid June for a 10 day boat charter...

0 22 Jun 2012
Travel Mentawai Islands:The People you meet

Travel Mentawai Islands:The People you meet

The fascinating human potpourri of the modern surf resort clientele. Tim Baker reports from the Mentawai Islands.

0 19 Jun 2012
Mentawai Islands - Pay to Play

Mentawai Islands - Pay to Play

For the mature surfing family man, adventure is where you find it... By Tim Baker. Photo: Eastway/Surfing World

0 12 Jun 2012
May Ments Magic

May Ments Magic

Consistent waves across the Indonesian Archipelago throughout May.

0 25 May 2012
Pictures of Dorian’s Day

Pictures of Dorian’s Day

Eight foot barrels never get old, so when a big Indian Ocean swell popped up on the charts last month Shane Dorian grabbed his gun from the attic and set off to paint some timeless lines on the Rifles canvas.

0 18 May 2012
Raising House

Raising House

The Aceh earthquake earlier this month brought back memories of the 2004 tsunami that devastated coastal communities in Indonesian and elsewhere. Last year, SurfAid international took Dom Wills and Ry Craike to the Mentawai to check out the recovery process...

0 19 Apr 2012
Early Season Mentawaii Report

Early Season Mentawaii Report

Perfect early season surf in the Mentawaii...

0 3 Apr 2012
Latest News
A Chat With Super Coach, Glen Micro Hall

A Chat With Super Coach, Glen Micro Hall

0 29 Apr 2016
Cold Bells To Hot Rocks

Cold Bells To Hot Rocks

0 28 Apr 2016
Surfing World Magazine: Issue 373

Surfing World Magazine: Issue 373

0 28 Apr 2016
The Great Race For A Wave Pool Intensifies In Sydney

The Great Race For A Wave Pool Intensifies In Sydney

7 28 Apr 2016
The Breathe Project

The Breathe Project

0 27 Apr 2016
Remote Atoll Rewards

Remote Atoll Rewards

0 26 Apr 2016
Champions Crowned At HIF Victorian SUP Titles

Champions Crowned At HIF Victorian SUP Titles

0 26 Apr 2016
Bede Durbidge On Being Smashed At Pipe & Owning A Brewery

Bede Durbidge On Being Smashed At Pipe & Owning A Brewery

1 22 Apr 2016
Kelly Slater Enjoyed Pumping Cloudbreak Today

Kelly Slater Enjoyed Pumping Cloudbreak Today

3 20 Apr 2016
12-Year-Old Victorian, Sage Goldsbury Is Ready For The Big League

12-Year-Old Victorian, Sage Goldsbury Is Ready For The Big League

0 19 Apr 2016
Best Line-Up Ever: Somewhere In New Zealand

Best Line-Up Ever: Somewhere In New Zealand

10 19 Apr 2016
Earthquakes Devastate Ecuador & Japan and Shake Tonga

Earthquakes Devastate Ecuador & Japan and Shake Tonga

0 17 Apr 2016
Sebastian Zietz & Tyler Wright's Glory At The Drug Aware Margaret River Pro

Sebastian Zietz & Tyler Wright's Glory At The Drug Aware Margaret River Pro

5 15 Apr 2016
The Lure Of The Perfect Wave

The Lure Of The Perfect Wave

1 15 Apr 2016
CJ Hobgood's Western Australia SurfAid Success

CJ Hobgood's Western Australia SurfAid Success

0 13 Apr 2016
Off Road For The Surfing World Camp

Off Road For The Surfing World Camp

1 13 Apr 2016
This Is Wilko!

This Is Wilko!

1 12 Apr 2016
Surfing World Magazine: Issue 372

Surfing World Magazine: Issue 372

0 9 Apr 2016
Staggering Mentawai Swell

Staggering Mentawai Swell

2 9 Apr 2016
Taj Burrow Announces Retirement

Taj Burrow Announces Retirement

7 9 Apr 2016
Dry Reef Dedication & A Monster Shark

Dry Reef Dedication & A Monster Shark

0 8 Apr 2016
The Superstars Of The Subway Surf Series

The Superstars Of The Subway Surf Series

0 8 Apr 2016
Forecaster Blog: Victoria’s Surf coast to pump for days

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

0 7 Apr 2016
This Guy Skateboarding Will Make Your Day!

This Guy Skateboarding Will Make Your Day!

1 7 Apr 2016
THE PICKS: Drug Aware Margaret River Pro

THE PICKS: Drug Aware Margaret River Pro

0 6 Apr 2016
1000 Days Surfing Perfect Waves

1000 Days Surfing Perfect Waves

0 6 Apr 2016
Vote For Your Favourite Surfing World Cover

Vote For Your Favourite Surfing World Cover

0 5 Apr 2016
Surf Forecast & Breakdown: 2016 Drug Aware Pro, Margaret River

Surf Forecast & Breakdown: 2016 Drug Aware Pro, Margaret River

0 5 Apr 2016
Moon Beach Resort Simuelue Competition Winner

Moon Beach Resort Simuelue Competition Winner

0 1 Apr 2016
Autumn Waves Photo Competition Winners Announced

Autumn Waves Photo Competition Winners Announced

2 31 Mar 2016
Position Vacant: Coastalwatch Camera Technician

Position Vacant: Coastalwatch Camera Technician

0 30 Mar 2016
Fitting Out Your Own Van In 7 Easy Steps

Fitting Out Your Own Van In 7 Easy Steps

0 30 Mar 2016
Surfer Attacked By Shark At Bombo, NSW

Surfer Attacked By Shark At Bombo, NSW

0 30 Mar 2016
Occy & The Surfing Chefs Great Success For SurfAid

Occy & The Surfing Chefs Great Success For SurfAid

0 30 Mar 2016
This Week In Surfing

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A Weekend Of Gold In The Mentawai's

Early season at Aloita Surf Resort

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