Mentawai Islands
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
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
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0 25 May 2016
Bethany Hamilton Will Surf Fiji With The Top 17 Surfers

Bethany Hamilton Will Surf Fiji With The Top 17 Surfers

0 24 May 2016
Prestige At Bells Beach

Prestige At Bells Beach

0 23 May 2016
The Making Of Modern Balsa Boards

The Making Of Modern Balsa Boards

0 21 May 2016
The One Reason You Can't Help But Be Stoked For John Florence

The One Reason You Can't Help But Be Stoked For John Florence

6 20 May 2016
John John Florence & Tyler Wright Claim Victory In Rio

John John Florence & Tyler Wright Claim Victory In Rio

1 20 May 2016
The Craic: Ireland On The Pump

The Craic: Ireland On The Pump

0 18 May 2016
Don't Crack Under Pressure

Don't Crack Under Pressure

0 17 May 2016
Maelstrom: The Wild Power and Mystery of Luke Shadbolt

Maelstrom: The Wild Power and Mystery of Luke Shadbolt

1 16 May 2016
What's Been Happening In Rio?

What's Been Happening In Rio?

0 15 May 2016
Split Peaks, Solitude & Sensational Surfing

Split Peaks, Solitude & Sensational Surfing

1 14 May 2016
Byron Bay Beach Clean, Beer & The Delta Riggs

Byron Bay Beach Clean, Beer & The Delta Riggs

0 13 May 2016
The Greatest Thing About Surfing

The Greatest Thing About Surfing

2 12 May 2016
Utah // Get Me Two

Utah // Get Me Two

1 12 May 2016
Sean Doherty On The 4 Stages Of Balding, Slater, Irons & The Future Of The Surfing

Sean Doherty On The 4 Stages Of Balding, Slater, Irons & The Future Of The Surfing

1 9 May 2016
Is This The Ultimate Dream Barrel?

Is This The Ultimate Dream Barrel?

1 7 May 2016
Currumbin Alley Is Ready

Currumbin Alley Is Ready

0 6 May 2016
Your Dream Job Has Just Popped Up

Your Dream Job Has Just Popped Up

3 5 May 2016
Carissa Moore & Nat Young Shredding At Kelly Slater's Wave Pool

Carissa Moore & Nat Young Shredding At Kelly Slater's Wave Pool

1 5 May 2016
This Is Perfect Anchor Point

This Is Perfect Anchor Point

4 3 May 2016
Community Rally To Support Young Shark Attack Victim

Community Rally To Support Young Shark Attack Victim

2 3 May 2016
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
This Week In Surfing

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WSL Scores Perfect Ments, A Wavepool For Sydney, & Experience The Paddle-In At Jaws – This Week In Surfing

Ten Things From Surfing & The Internet On The Week That Was April 29, 2016

Tribal Tattoo Wetsuits, Surf Writer Wins Pulitzer, & Cheesy Surfing Babies – This Week In Surfing

Ten Things From Surfing & The Internet On The Week That Was April 22, 2016

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