Mentawai Islands
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
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0 7 Feb 2016
Include Women Or Don't Run Mavericks

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0 5 Feb 2016
REELERS Final Days Approaching

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0 5 Feb 2016
Easy Road Trippin Adventures

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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
Festival Of The Stone

Festival Of The Stone

0 4 Feb 2016
#BatlowSummer Winner - Week Six

#BatlowSummer Winner - Week Six

0 3 Feb 2016
Video: 10 Reasons Jack Freestone Made The World Championship Tour

Video: 10 Reasons Jack Freestone Made The World Championship Tour

4 3 Feb 2016
I Can't Believe Today Is Happening, This Is As Good As It Gets

I Can't Believe Today Is Happening, This Is As Good As It Gets

1 2 Feb 2016
Video: Flaming Barrels & Screaming Targets

Video: Flaming Barrels & Screaming Targets

0 2 Feb 2016
Who's The Next Big Thing In Australian Surfing?

Who's The Next Big Thing In Australian Surfing?

0 2 Feb 2016
Barton Lynch's Best Hawaiian Winter Ever & This Week's Swell Outlook

Barton Lynch's Best Hawaiian Winter Ever & This Week's Swell Outlook

0 1 Feb 2016
Member Photo Of The Month

Member Photo Of The Month

2 1 Feb 2016
Super Storm Cells Cause Fatality On East Coast & WA Braces For Cat. 3 Cyclone

Super Storm Cells Cause Fatality On East Coast & WA Braces For Cat. 3 Cyclone

0 29 Jan 2016
Kelly Slater Saves Aussie Family's Life In Hawaii

Kelly Slater Saves Aussie Family's Life In Hawaii

2 29 Jan 2016
Hawaii Is Pumping & Slater Reckons It's Eddie Size

Hawaii Is Pumping & Slater Reckons It's Eddie Size

1 28 Jan 2016
The One Thing That Changes Your Life & Your Surfing

The One Thing That Changes Your Life & Your Surfing

0 28 Jan 2016
Weekend Surf Forecast 29 - 31 January, 2016

Weekend Surf Forecast 29 - 31 January, 2016

0 28 Jan 2016
Video: The Day I Dropped In On Kelly Slater's Barrel

Video: The Day I Dropped In On Kelly Slater's Barrel

0 28 Jan 2016
Video: Those Lucky Guys & That Point Break

Video: Those Lucky Guys & That Point Break

0 27 Jan 2016
#BatlowSummer Winner - Week Five

#BatlowSummer Winner - Week Five

0 27 Jan 2016
VIdeo: Snow Storm Surfing In North Carolina

VIdeo: Snow Storm Surfing In North Carolina

4 26 Jan 2016
Video: Bring It On Burleigh!

Video: Bring It On Burleigh!

0 25 Jan 2016
The Skateboard That Will Change Your Kid's World

The Skateboard That Will Change Your Kid's World

1 25 Jan 2016
5 Epic Waves To Bodysurf

5 Epic Waves To Bodysurf

2 23 Jan 2016
The World's Longest Left Is Real

The World's Longest Left Is Real

9 20 Jan 2016
#BatlowSummer Winner - Week Four

#BatlowSummer Winner - Week Four

0 20 Jan 2016
Video: The Wipeouts You Didn't See From The Super Jaws Swell

Video: The Wipeouts You Didn't See From The Super Jaws Swell

0 20 Jan 2016
Video: Why Surfing Has Changed These Families Lives

Video: Why Surfing Has Changed These Families Lives

0 19 Jan 2016
Video: Islands You Know Nothing About

Video: Islands You Know Nothing About

0 19 Jan 2016
Video: Just A Regular Sunday Surf At Dbah

Video: Just A Regular Sunday Surf At Dbah

0 18 Jan 2016
Josh Kerr Wins Todos Santos Big Wave Challenge

Josh Kerr Wins Todos Santos Big Wave Challenge

1 18 Jan 2016
Taj Burrow Inspires New Generation Of Surf Prodigies

Taj Burrow Inspires New Generation Of Surf Prodigies

1 18 Jan 2016
Toll Victorian Open Series Ignited At Gunnamatta

Toll Victorian Open Series Ignited At Gunnamatta

0 17 Jan 2016
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