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Seen the MP Doco 'Searching for Michael Peterson'? It's Online Here This Weekend

Seen the MP Doco 'Searching for Michael Peterson'? It's Online Here This Weekend

When young film-maker Jolyon Hoff decided to see if he could capture something of Australia’s mythical dark wizard of the 1970s, he didn’t really know what he was taking on…

5 25 Jun 2020
Nick Carroll: Don’t Let the White Shark Bite Turn Normal

Nick Carroll: Don’t Let the White Shark Bite Turn Normal

Understand the shark, yes. Accept a death toll, no

27 13 Jun 2020
Piles of Face Masks Are Washing up on NSW Beaches!

Piles of Face Masks Are Washing up on NSW Beaches!

Masking the Problem – Not

1 27 May 2020
Nick Carroll: What's the Real Reason Shark Encounters Have Declined on the North Coast?

Nick Carroll: What's the Real Reason Shark Encounters Have Declined on the North Coast?

Is it the sharks or is it the people? A new study looks at perhaps one reason why shark encounters are down

6 20 May 2020
Nick Carroll: Look Out, Here They Come! Surf Regions Brace For Frothing Visitors

Nick Carroll: Look Out, Here They Come! Surf Regions Brace For Frothing Visitors

After riding out the COVID’s first wave, Margaret River is readying for the inrush

5 16 May 2020
Surf Book Review: The Buzzy Kerbox Story and Dense Surf-Psych-Travel Lit

Surf Book Review: The Buzzy Kerbox Story and Dense Surf-Psych-Travel Lit

Nick Carroll: You know the surf culture is expanding when it can produce two books as wildly different as these

2 7 May 2020
Nick Carroll: COVID-19, The Aussie Experiment

Nick Carroll: COVID-19, The Aussie Experiment

Several weeks in, people are surfing and the Thing ain’t spreading. Why?

16 30 Apr 2020
Nick Carroll: What Will Indo, and Other Regional Surf Destinations, Look Like Once This Is Done?

Nick Carroll: What Will Indo, and Other Regional Surf Destinations, Look Like Once This Is Done?

The View From the Ments: “It’s Very Hard to Predict Anything”

17 17 Apr 2020
Nick Carroll: The Weirdest Easter Ever

Nick Carroll: The Weirdest Easter Ever

Surfing, like everything else right now, has never been in a stranger place.

76 8 Apr 2020
Nick Carroll: How to Cope With Suddenly Not Being Able to Surf

Nick Carroll: How to Cope With Suddenly Not Being Able to Surf

Richard Bennett, surfing’s best known psychologist, gives us a few ideas about how to cope with the moment

4 2 Apr 2020
Nick Carroll: We Asked a Scientist, Is Surfing Safe From COVID-19?

Nick Carroll: We Asked a Scientist, Is Surfing Safe From COVID-19?

We don’t have any idea, yet.

14 28 Mar 2020
Nick Carroll: Surf School's Out

Nick Carroll: Surf School's Out

With the steady closure of many surf schools thanks to COVID-19, Australian surfing approaches a state it’s never experienced

27 Mar 2020
Nick Carroll: How are the Boardmakers Coping?

Nick Carroll: How are the Boardmakers Coping?

An Ongoing Series on How the Pandemic Affects Our Coastal Lives

3 25 Mar 2020
Nick Carroll: WTF, Closed Beaches?

Nick Carroll: WTF, Closed Beaches?

An Ongoing Series on How the Pandemic Affects Our Coastal Lives

25 24 Mar 2020
Nick Carroll: How Surfers Around the World Are Doing Amid COVID-19

Nick Carroll: How Surfers Around the World Are Doing Amid COVID-19

What’s it like right now being a surfer in Spain, Bali, The Ments?

9 19 Mar 2020
Tested: FCS’s New H4 Fin Set Is Scary Good.

Tested: FCS’s New H4 Fin Set Is Scary Good.

Nick Carroll on the Space Fighter Smart-Fin

11 18 Mar 2020
Nick Carroll: He's Ours

Nick Carroll: He's Ours

Simon Anderson is presented with Midget Farrelly Award, for reasons only surfers understand

1 14 Mar 2020
Nick Carroll: The World's Ending

Nick Carroll: The World's Ending

Don’t worry, though, someone’s gonna score

4 13 Mar 2020
Nick Carroll: How the Surfing World’s Responding to COVID-19

Nick Carroll: How the Surfing World’s Responding to COVID-19

Part One: The tour – “Nobody knows what’s down the track with this.”

5 12 Mar 2020
Nick Carroll: A Few Things the Sponsored-Surfer Panic Has Missed

Nick Carroll: A Few Things the Sponsored-Surfer Panic Has Missed

The Surfers Always Come out on Top

2 13 Feb 2020
Nick Carroll: Gold Coast up for Possible Legal Surf Zone Protection

Nick Carroll: Gold Coast up for Possible Legal Surf Zone Protection

From the GWC2020: The Law's On Our Side

3 12 Feb 2020
Nick Carroll: Room For Optimism

Nick Carroll: Room For Optimism

Sophie Taylor-Price brings her grand-dad Bob Hawke’s legacy to the Global Wave Conference

2 30 Jan 2020
Nick Carroll: "The Only Thing I Could Compare It to Is War"

Nick Carroll: "The Only Thing I Could Compare It to Is War"

A southerly saved Phil Macca’s town. But what now?

14 10 Jan 2020
Nick Carroll: The Holidays That Never Were

Nick Carroll: The Holidays That Never Were

Surf shop owner Kurt Nyholm is part of a community trying to recover from too much all at once

1 9 Jan 2020
Nick Carroll: The Storm Front

Nick Carroll: The Storm Front

Mallacoota local Dale Winward couldn’t believe what he saw. He never wants to see it again.

1 8 Jan 2020
Nick Carroll: They're All History Now

Nick Carroll: They're All History Now

Like a lot of surfers, David Ford lost boards in the fires. It’s just that he lost 300 of ‘em.

10 7 Jan 2020
Latest News

Teen Surfer Dies in Shark Attack on Mid-North Coast

The 15-year-old had been surfing at Wooli Beach, just north of Coffs Harbour

2 11 Jul 2020
Padang Padang Fires up as Lockdowns Lift in Bali

Padang Padang Fires up as Lockdowns Lift in Bali

11 Jul 2020
Occy and Sons Shred Glassy, Fun Snapper

Occy and Sons Shred Glassy, Fun Snapper

1 10 Jul 2020
West Aussie Kael Walsh Has Officially Arrived With This Monster of an Edit

West Aussie Kael Walsh Has Officially Arrived With This Monster of an Edit

8 8 Jul 2020
Watch: Asher Pacey Has Sand-Bottom Points Absolutely Wired on a Twin Fin

Watch: Asher Pacey Has Sand-Bottom Points Absolutely Wired on a Twin Fin

7 Jul 2020
Biggest Padang Padang of the Year So Far, 6 Minutes of Dreamy Tubes

Biggest Padang Padang of the Year So Far, 6 Minutes of Dreamy Tubes

6 Jul 2020
When COVID Shut Down the US, This American Photog Was 'Stuck' in Pumping Aotearoa

When COVID Shut Down the US, This American Photog Was 'Stuck' in Pumping Aotearoa

2 6 Jul 2020
 Last Friday and Saturday at Cape Solander, It Was On

Last Friday and Saturday at Cape Solander, It Was On

1 4 Jul 2020
Letty Mortensen Has Been Ripping

Letty Mortensen Has Been Ripping

1 Jul 2020
Coco Ho Can Stomp Airs Now

Coco Ho Can Stomp Airs Now

30 Jun 2020
Land of the Long Cold Tube? Beau Young and Ricardo Christie Surf Beautiful Aotearoa

Land of the Long Cold Tube? Beau Young and Ricardo Christie Surf Beautiful Aotearoa

2 29 Jun 2020
Nick Carroll: Has COVID Exposed Competition’s True Place in Surfing?

Nick Carroll: Has COVID Exposed Competition’s True Place in Surfing?

7 29 Jun 2020
"I Think What’s Coming for Surfing Is an Upwelling of New Voices and Perspectives – Those Who Have Often Been Excluded From Belonging to Core Surf Culture"

"I Think What’s Coming for Surfing Is an Upwelling of New Voices and Perspectives – Those Who Have Often Been Excluded From Belonging to Core Surf Culture"

25 Jun 2020
Seen the MP Doco 'Searching for Michael Peterson'? It's Online Here This Weekend

Seen the MP Doco 'Searching for Michael Peterson'? It's Online Here This Weekend

5 25 Jun 2020
Sean Doherty: How Surfboards – Not Dunny Paper – Became the Most Essential Items of the Corona Lockdown

Sean Doherty: How Surfboards – Not Dunny Paper – Became the Most Essential Items of the Corona Lockdown

3 24 Jun 2020
Hard Charging South Coaster Russell Bierke Tells His Story on Jamie Mitchell's Big Wave Podcast

Hard Charging South Coaster Russell Bierke Tells His Story on Jamie Mitchell's Big Wave Podcast

23 Jun 2020
One Sydney Beach, an Epic Swell, and the Locals Who Rode It

One Sydney Beach, an Epic Swell, and the Locals Who Rode It

3 23 Jun 2020
Who Was Really The First To Paddle Out at Teahupo'o?

Who Was Really The First To Paddle Out at Teahupo'o?

6 22 Jun 2020
Nick Carroll: Are We on the Edge of a New Era in Surf Environmentalism? Thanks to Some Dumb Virus?

Nick Carroll: Are We on the Edge of a New Era in Surf Environmentalism? Thanks to Some Dumb Virus?

6 21 Jun 2020
The Melbourne Wave Pool Is Back Open

The Melbourne Wave Pool Is Back Open

19 Jun 2020
Watch Sheldon Simkus and Steph Gilmore Score Sick Little D-Bah Tubes Yesterday

Watch Sheldon Simkus and Steph Gilmore Score Sick Little D-Bah Tubes Yesterday

18 Jun 2020
Nick Carroll: Don’t Let the White Shark Bite Turn Normal

Nick Carroll: Don’t Let the White Shark Bite Turn Normal

27 13 Jun 2020
Sean Doherty: Tweed Coast Shark Victim an “Old School Surfer Who Loved Good Waves”

Sean Doherty: Tweed Coast Shark Victim an “Old School Surfer Who Loved Good Waves”

14 8 Jun 2020
Photos from the Australian Black Lives Matter Paddle-Outs Across the Country on Saturday

Photos from the Australian Black Lives Matter Paddle-Outs Across the Country on Saturday

3 8 Jun 2020
Surfer Dies in Shark Attack Near Kingscliff

Surfer Dies in Shark Attack Near Kingscliff

10 7 Jun 2020
An Epic Sequence of Jack Robinson at The Right

An Epic Sequence of Jack Robinson at The Right

3 6 Jun 2020
Sean Doherty: Journals from the Vicco Surf Coast During COVID-19

Sean Doherty: Journals from the Vicco Surf Coast During COVID-19

3 4 Jun 2020
A Wonderful Idea: A bunch of Surf Roadie Itineraries To Help Bushfire Affected Towns on the NSW South Coast

A Wonderful Idea: A bunch of Surf Roadie Itineraries To Help Bushfire Affected Towns on the NSW South Coast

2 Jun 2020
Rip Curl's Newest Wetsuit Was Designed by Mick Fanning, Tyler Wright and Gabriel Medina

Rip Curl's Newest Wetsuit Was Designed by Mick Fanning, Tyler Wright and Gabriel Medina

1 Jun 2020
What Are the Five Best Surf Comps of the Last Ten Years?

What Are the Five Best Surf Comps of the Last Ten Years?

1 Jun 2020
Almost Perfect Point - Burleigh This Week

Almost Perfect Point - Burleigh This Week

3 30 May 2020
Nick Carroll: The Swell That Blew the COVID Cobwebs Right Off

Nick Carroll: The Swell That Blew the COVID Cobwebs Right Off

8 29 May 2020
What a Week of Waves! – More Perfect Pits

What a Week of Waves! – More Perfect Pits

28 May 2020
Piles of Face Masks Are Washing up on NSW Beaches!

Piles of Face Masks Are Washing up on NSW Beaches!

1 27 May 2020
Our Five Favourite Clips From the Weekend's Swell (So Far)

Our Five Favourite Clips From the Weekend's Swell (So Far)

2 27 May 2020
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