Mentawai Islands
The Mentawai Islands, The Playground For Surfers

The Mentawai Islands, The Playground For Surfers

High Season Suicides and Rifles

0 9 Jun 2016
Swell After Swell Hit The Mentawai's

Swell After Swell Hit The Mentawai's

You just can't pick a bad time right now

0 1 Jun 2016
Pack Your Board Bag, The Mentawais Are Firing

Pack Your Board Bag, The Mentawais Are Firing

Picking the best of Telescopes, Suicides & Iceland

0 24 May 2016
Indo Is Going Off!

Indo Is Going Off!

The best looking waves right now

0 12 May 2016
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
Latest News

Curren, Ho and Irons will duel at Padang Padang for 2016 Rip Curl Cup

A three-time World Champion, five Championship Tour event champions and four Indonesian national champions are among the all-star lineup of surfers vying for the 2016 Rip Curl Cup at Padang Padang.

0 22 Jul 2016
8th Annual Wooden Surfboard Day

8th Annual Wooden Surfboard Day

0 22 Jul 2016
The WSL's Inspiring New Ad, Meet Mad Grom Dakoda Walters, & Tai Graham Scores Rare Left  – This Week In Surfing

The WSL's Inspiring New Ad, Meet Mad Grom Dakoda Walters, & Tai Graham Scores Rare Left – This Week In Surfing

0 21 Jul 2016
Barton Lynch Is Frothing!

Barton Lynch Is Frothing!

0 21 Jul 2016
Weekend Surf Forecast 22 - 24 July, 2016

Weekend Surf Forecast 22 - 24 July, 2016

0 21 Jul 2016
Surfing World Magazine: Issue 375

Surfing World Magazine: Issue 375

0 19 Jul 2016
Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 20 - 31 July, 2016

Bali, Indonesia Surf Forecast 20 - 31 July, 2016

1 19 Jul 2016
Taj Burrow, Rob Machado, Bethany Hamilton & Areef Head To The Maldives

Taj Burrow, Rob Machado, Bethany Hamilton & Areef Head To The Maldives

0 19 Jul 2016
The Telos Never Looked So Good

The Telos Never Looked So Good

0 19 Jul 2016
Tom Curren, Jamie O'Brien, Bruce Irons & Mason Ho Locked & Ready For Bali

Tom Curren, Jamie O'Brien, Bruce Irons & Mason Ho Locked & Ready For Bali

2 18 Jul 2016
Mick Fanning Rewrites History & Wins 2016 JBay Open

Mick Fanning Rewrites History & Wins 2016 JBay Open

1 16 Jul 2016
Passing Through Portugal

Passing Through Portugal

0 14 Jul 2016
Weekend Surf Forecast 15 - 17 July, 2016

Weekend Surf Forecast 15 - 17 July, 2016

2 14 Jul 2016
Tracking The June Nor'easter

Tracking The June Nor'easter

0 11 Jul 2016
The Making Of Something Big

The Making Of Something Big

4 11 Jul 2016
John John Florence Continues To Blow Your Mind

John John Florence Continues To Blow Your Mind

1 9 Jul 2016
What's Been Happening At JBay?

What's Been Happening At JBay?

0 8 Jul 2016
Weekend Surf Forecast 8 - 10 July, 2016

Weekend Surf Forecast 8 - 10 July, 2016

0 7 Jul 2016
Due North

Due North

0 6 Jul 2016
Life Was Like This Before...

Life Was Like This Before...

0 6 Jul 2016
Yeah, Connor O'Leary!

Yeah, Connor O'Leary!

0 5 Jul 2016
Election 2016: Who Will Our Favourite Surf Spots Vote For?

Election 2016: Who Will Our Favourite Surf Spots Vote For?

0 2 Jul 2016
World's Best Line-Up For Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy

World's Best Line-Up For Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy

0 1 Jul 2016
Mick's First Wave Back At J-Bay, His Injury & Jetski Trouble At The Wedge – This Week In Surfing

Mick's First Wave Back At J-Bay, His Injury & Jetski Trouble At The Wedge – This Week In Surfing

1 1 Jul 2016
Weekend Surf Forecast 1 - 3 July, 2016

Weekend Surf Forecast 1 - 3 July, 2016

0 30 Jun 2016
The Deep Barrels Of June

The Deep Barrels Of June

0 29 Jun 2016
Being The 'Other' Surfing Mum

Being The 'Other' Surfing Mum

0 29 Jun 2016
Due West

Due West

0 28 Jun 2016
Position Vacant: Office Administrator

Position Vacant: Office Administrator

0 27 Jun 2016
When Your Local Surf Shop Takes You To Surf A Dream Wave

When Your Local Surf Shop Takes You To Surf A Dream Wave

0 26 Jun 2016
Grant 'Twiggy' Baker Wins Puerto Escondido Big Wave Challenge

Grant 'Twiggy' Baker Wins Puerto Escondido Big Wave Challenge

0 26 Jun 2016
It's Time To Bring In The Big Bucks At Burleigh

It's Time To Bring In The Big Bucks At Burleigh

0 23 Jun 2016
Weekend Surf Forecast 24 - 26 June, 2016

Weekend Surf Forecast 24 - 26 June, 2016

0 23 Jun 2016
SQUID INK: There's No Soul In Surfing

SQUID INK: There's No Soul In Surfing

20 23 Jun 2016
Surfing World Magazine: Issue 374

Surfing World Magazine: Issue 374

0 23 Jun 2016
This Week In Surfing

Mick's First Wave Back At J-Bay, His Injury & Jetski Trouble At The Wedge – This Week In Surfing

Ten Things From Surfing & The Internet On The Week That Was July 1, 2016

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