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Surfer Yarns: Jim Banks On What It's Like To Paddle Out At Big Uluwatu

Surfer Yarns: Jim Banks On What It's Like To Paddle Out At Big Uluwatu

And when I say big pal, I mean big.

8 28 Nov 2017
Jim Banks On: They Said, "Don't Glass Them Too Strong!"

Jim Banks On: They Said, "Don't Glass Them Too Strong!"

The truth behind boards today

35 29 Dec 2016
Jim Banks Surfing Uluwatu In The 1970s

Jim Banks Surfing Uluwatu In The 1970s

Classic old world surfing

3 26 Dec 2016
Jim Banks On: Thickness Reigns Supreme

Jim Banks On: Thickness Reigns Supreme

Even with the sophistication of modern board design

4 15 Nov 2016
Jim Banks On: Why Increasing Board Width Is Not Always A Good Idea

Jim Banks On: Why Increasing Board Width Is Not Always A Good Idea

Don't do it just because you want more power

2 26 Oct 2016
Jim Banks On: The Perfect Indo Quiver

Jim Banks On: The Perfect Indo Quiver

The four essential boards for your surf trip

3 3 May 2016
Jim Banks On: The One Dollar Surfboard Theory

Jim Banks On: The One Dollar Surfboard Theory

Rip Off! You should be punched hard for charging that price.

20 24 Feb 2016
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All The Best Malarkey Happening On Sunday Surfday at Byron Bay Surf Festival

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Home Grown Keeps It Classic

Home Grown Keeps It Classic

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Video: My Home Break With Matt Wilkinson

Video: My Home Break With Matt Wilkinson

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Nichols And Baker Rule The Roost At The Mothernest Tweed Coast Pro

Nichols And Baker Rule The Roost At The Mothernest Tweed Coast Pro

0 7 Feb 2018
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The Volkswagen Kombi Rally Returns To Manly!

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How To Teach Your Kids To Surf: 12 Tips

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How's This For A Coupl'a Surf Trips of a Lifetime You Can Hit This Winter

How's This For A Coupl'a Surf Trips of a Lifetime You Can Hit This Winter

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Nick Carroll: Eight Questions I've Been Asked About The Pool

Nick Carroll: Eight Questions I've Been Asked About The Pool

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Video: My Home Break With Connor O'Leary

Video: My Home Break With Connor O'Leary

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"Oi, Bro, My Leg Fell Off"

"Oi, Bro, My Leg Fell Off"

2 31 Jan 2018
The 2018 Surfest Is Here

The 2018 Surfest Is Here

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Keeping Kids Cool

Keeping Kids Cool

0 26 Jan 2018
Summer Waves Photo Comp: We Have Our Winners!

Summer Waves Photo Comp: We Have Our Winners!

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Going Big? These Are The Breathing Techniques You Need To Know About

0 25 Jan 2018
Video: My Home Break With Ace Buchan

Video: My Home Break With Ace Buchan

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Get Behind It: SurFebruary

Get Behind It: SurFebruary

0 24 Jan 2018
Video: Kobie Enright and Shane Campbell Take The Carve Pro At Maroubra

Video: Kobie Enright and Shane Campbell Take The Carve Pro At Maroubra

0 22 Jan 2018
Groms Victorious At Taj Burrow's Small Fries

Groms Victorious At Taj Burrow's Small Fries

1 22 Jan 2018
You'll Be Able To Ask Alexa For The Forecast

You'll Be Able To Ask Alexa For The Forecast

7 19 Jan 2018
We Should All Be Better Equipped To Handle Life and Death Situations In The Surf

We Should All Be Better Equipped To Handle Life and Death Situations In The Surf

6 16 Jan 2018
Five Easy Tools That'll Ensure You're On The Next Swell As Soon As It Hits Your Local

Five Easy Tools That'll Ensure You're On The Next Swell As Soon As It Hits Your Local

0 16 Jan 2018
The Flight Centre Burleigh Pro Surf Festival Is Back

The Flight Centre Burleigh Pro Surf Festival Is Back

3 16 Jan 2018
Gallery: The World Junior Champs Action From Kiama

Gallery: The World Junior Champs Action From Kiama

1 11 Jan 2018
The Sunshine Coast Gets A Brand New Surf Cam

The Sunshine Coast Gets A Brand New Surf Cam

2 11 Jan 2018
World Junior Champions Crowned At Kiama

World Junior Champions Crowned At Kiama

0 11 Jan 2018
The World Junior Titles Are On This Week

The World Junior Titles Are On This Week

0 8 Jan 2018
What Exactly Is Wave Period?

What Exactly Is Wave Period?

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Surf Forecast: South Coast WA

Surf Forecast: South Coast WA

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WQS Event To Return To Manly Beach In 2018

WQS Event To Return To Manly Beach In 2018

0 22 Dec 2017
The Best Surf Trip I've Ever Been On: With Creed McTaggart

The Best Surf Trip I've Ever Been On: With Creed McTaggart

0 22 Dec 2017
Merry Christmas From Coastalwatch

Merry Christmas From Coastalwatch

2 22 Dec 2017
Byron Bay Surf Festival Is Back

Byron Bay Surf Festival Is Back

7 22 Dec 2017
John John Florence is the 2017 World Champion

John John Florence is the 2017 World Champion

6 19 Dec 2017
The Step-By-Step Guide On Shark Bite First Aid

The Step-By-Step Guide On Shark Bite First Aid

0 17 Dec 2017
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