Mentawai Islands
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

0 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
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Life's a Beach Photo Competition Finalists Announced

Gallery is up and voting has begun!

0 22 Aug 2014
Australia’s First NBN Surf Cam - Coffs Harbour HD

Australia’s First NBN Surf Cam - Coffs Harbour HD

5 20 Aug 2014
Gallery: The Life's a Beach Photo Competition So Far

Gallery: The Life's a Beach Photo Competition So Far

0 19 Aug 2014
Subscribe To SW and Score Richie Lovett's The Big Sea – One Week Left

Subscribe To SW and Score Richie Lovett's The Big Sea – One Week Left

0 18 Aug 2014
Lisa Andersen Ready To Fire In The Surfaid Cup Malibu

Lisa Andersen Ready To Fire In The Surfaid Cup Malibu

0 18 Aug 2014
Globe ‘Strange Rumblings’ Australian Film Premiere

Globe ‘Strange Rumblings’ Australian Film Premiere

0 14 Aug 2014
Video: Manly Beach - Say Hello to Adventure

Video: Manly Beach - Say Hello to Adventure

0 14 Aug 2014
Rasta Wins Grand Final of the 2014 Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy

Rasta Wins Grand Final of the 2014 Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy

1 12 Aug 2014
Video: Koby Abberton, Piped at Super Suck

Video: Koby Abberton, Piped at Super Suck

1 12 Aug 2014
Angus Holliday | Coastalwatch Plus Member Of The Month - August, 2014

Angus Holliday | Coastalwatch Plus Member Of The Month - August, 2014

0 11 Aug 2014
Knox Wins Thruster Round At Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy

Knox Wins Thruster Round At Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy

1 10 Aug 2014
Staff Wanted: Advertising Sales Manager

Staff Wanted: Advertising Sales Manager

0 8 Aug 2014
Taylor Knox Wins Twin-fin Round At Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy

Taylor Knox Wins Twin-fin Round At Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy

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Rasta Wins Single-fin Round At Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy

Rasta Wins Single-fin Round At Four Seasons Maldives Surfing Champions Trophy

2 7 Aug 2014
Video: Miracle Mikey Wright, Bodysurf To Board At Lakey Peak

Video: Miracle Mikey Wright, Bodysurf To Board At Lakey Peak

5 5 Aug 2014
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2-3 ft - E winds @ 6 knots A few showers, easing. °C, water 17.8°C

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Video & Gallery: Mentawais - July, 2014

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