Swell Diaries
Paddle Bombs and Tow-Ins as East Coast Low Lights up Sydney Yet Again

Paddle Bombs and Tow-Ins as East Coast Low Lights up Sydney Yet Again

There had been barely a moment for to collect your breath before Monday hit, and now there's more coming!

29 Jul 2020
Video & Gallery: Locals Rule Day of the Year (So Far) at Padang Padang

Video & Gallery: Locals Rule Day of the Year (So Far) at Padang Padang

Firing Bali Is Equal Parts Stoke and Torture

1 28 Jul 2020
Swell Story: A Week To Remember

Swell Story: A Week To Remember

A Look Back at the Massive Swell That Smashed the East Coast of Aus

23 Jul 2020
Padang Padang Fires up as Lockdowns Lift in Bali

Padang Padang Fires up as Lockdowns Lift in Bali

A gallery of perfect Padang Padang awakening the day COVID lockdowns lift

11 Jul 2020
Photos: East Coast Super South Swell Sunday

Photos: East Coast Super South Swell Sunday

How the East Coast looked today

10 Sep 2017
Saturday At Bells Beach: Big, Wild & Beautiful

Saturday At Bells Beach: Big, Wild & Beautiful

Saturday on the Surf Coast

9 24 Jun 2017
East Coast Wednesday Wavefest

East Coast Wednesday Wavefest

The People's Photos

21 Jun 2017
40 Places That Had Amazing Waves Last Weekend

40 Places That Had Amazing Waves Last Weekend

The people's swell diary

18 Apr 2017
Oh Boy, Did The Gold Coast Pump!

Oh Boy, Did The Gold Coast Pump!

Burleigh, Currumbin, Rainbow Bay, Snapper, Duranbah light up

2 18 Apr 2017
Swell Diary: The Day Everyone Got Waves

Swell Diary: The Day Everyone Got Waves

The people's photos from this week

31 Mar 2017
Spectacular South West Coast Weekend Of Waves

Spectacular South West Coast Weekend Of Waves

When you thought the East Coast was good last week.

3 20 Mar 2017
Saturday 11 March On The East Coast: A Great Day!

Saturday 11 March On The East Coast: A Great Day!

The people's swell diary

12 Mar 2017
Swell Diary: The Goldy & Northern NSW Are Pumping Right Now

Swell Diary: The Goldy & Northern NSW Are Pumping Right Now

They're calling it champagne Saturday.

1 8 Mar 2017
Magic Monday: Sydney Swell Diary

Magic Monday: Sydney Swell Diary

All the best barrels of the day

8 9 Nov 2016
And Then There Were Waves

And Then There Were Waves

The photos from the last 48 hours in Sydney

25 Oct 2016
Western Australia's Mid-Week Swell Boom

Western Australia's Mid-Week Swell Boom

10-12 feet tubes roll in

18 Oct 2016
The June Super Swell In Pictures & Video, Part III

The June Super Swell In Pictures & Video, Part III

The photos that represented a great week of surf

3 10 Jun 2016
Magnificent Monday 6th June, NSW In Pictures

Magnificent Monday 6th June, NSW In Pictures

The photos of the day

10 6 Jun 2016
UPDATE: What Sunday 5 June On The East Coast Looked Like, In Pictures

UPDATE: What Sunday 5 June On The East Coast Looked Like, In Pictures

Photos from up and down the coast

3 5 Jun 2016
Western Australia's Big Start To Winter

Western Australia's Big Start To Winter

The report and the big forecast

3 Jun 2016
The Bodysurfers Who Took On Sydney's Super Swell

The Bodysurfers Who Took On Sydney's Super Swell

The sliding descent

12 31 May 2016
The Wrap Up Of This Weekend's Wild & Wonderful Waves

The Wrap Up Of This Weekend's Wild & Wonderful Waves

Swell diary 28 - 29 May 2016

29 May 2016
Darcy Crump On Sydney's Sensational South Swell Yesterday

Darcy Crump On Sydney's Sensational South Swell Yesterday

A look at the slabs, bombies and secret spots

1 25 May 2016
What Happened At Cloudbreak Yesterday?

What Happened At Cloudbreak Yesterday?

& the Australasian Swell Event wrap up

1 23 May 2016
Bells Beach Was Big On Wednesday

Bells Beach Was Big On Wednesday

The 4th May on the Surf Coast

4 5 May 2016
Swell Diary: Tropical Cyclone Winston's Epic Weekend Of Waves

Swell Diary: Tropical Cyclone Winston's Epic Weekend Of Waves

How did the eastern Australian coastline hold up

28 Feb 2016
Latest News
Tested: Quiksilver Mens Highline Pro 1mm Zipperless Steamer Wetsuit, Eight Months Down the Track

Tested: Quiksilver Mens Highline Pro 1mm Zipperless Steamer Wetsuit, Eight Months Down the Track

9 6 Aug 2020
Maurice Cole: The Nightmare That’s Turned Into A Blessing

Maurice Cole: The Nightmare That’s Turned Into A Blessing

1 4 Aug 2020
Nick Carroll: The Travel Boom Lies Ahead

Nick Carroll: The Travel Boom Lies Ahead

10 3 Aug 2020
Watch Tom Carroll, Nathan Hedge and More Pull Into Massive Tubes on This Sydney Beachie's "Day of Days"

Watch Tom Carroll, Nathan Hedge and More Pull Into Massive Tubes on This Sydney Beachie's "Day of Days"

1 31 Jul 2020
Video: Rainbow Bay Last Saturday Was an A-Grade Tube Machine

Video: Rainbow Bay Last Saturday Was an A-Grade Tube Machine

4 31 Jul 2020
Sean Doherty: The Offshore Gas Field Hiding in Plain Sight of Newcastle, Sydney and the Central Coast

Sean Doherty: The Offshore Gas Field Hiding in Plain Sight of Newcastle, Sydney and the Central Coast

10 30 Jul 2020
Paddle Bombs and Tow-Ins as East Coast Low Lights up Sydney Yet Again

Paddle Bombs and Tow-Ins as East Coast Low Lights up Sydney Yet Again

29 Jul 2020
Grom Comps Are On! – Rip Curl GromSearch Series Announced for 2020

Grom Comps Are On! – Rip Curl GromSearch Series Announced for 2020

28 Jul 2020
Video & Gallery: Locals Rule Day of the Year (So Far) at Padang Padang

Video & Gallery: Locals Rule Day of the Year (So Far) at Padang Padang

1 28 Jul 2020
There's a Digital Surf Comp Coming to South Africa – the Rip Curl E-Pro

There's a Digital Surf Comp Coming to South Africa – the Rip Curl E-Pro

27 Jul 2020
Trailer: Torren Martyn's Next Movie is a Motorcycle Surf Roadie Through New Zealand

Trailer: Torren Martyn's Next Movie is a Motorcycle Surf Roadie Through New Zealand

2 24 Jul 2020
Sean Doherty: The Problem Is Bigger Than Wamberal

Sean Doherty: The Problem Is Bigger Than Wamberal

24 24 Jul 2020
Swell Story: A Week To Remember

Swell Story: A Week To Remember

23 Jul 2020
We're Hiring

We're Hiring

22 Jul 2020
Sean Doherty: SMART Drumlines Were Phenomenally Successful in Targeting White Sharks, So Why Were They Pulled Out?

Sean Doherty: SMART Drumlines Were Phenomenally Successful in Targeting White Sharks, So Why Were They Pulled Out?

20 21 Jul 2020
Nick Carroll: The New WSL Tour – Killer or Weird?

Nick Carroll: The New WSL Tour – Killer or Weird?

2 20 Jul 2020
Watch: Unseen Incredible Surf Movie, 'The Africa Project Documentary'

Watch: Unseen Incredible Surf Movie, 'The Africa Project Documentary'

4 19 Jul 2020
93 World Champion and Pipe Master Derek Ho Has Died

93 World Champion and Pipe Master Derek Ho Has Died

9 18 Jul 2020
WSL Makes Massive Announcement: No 2020 World Champs, Huge CT Restructure For 2021 and Beyond

WSL Makes Massive Announcement: No 2020 World Champs, Huge CT Restructure For 2021 and Beyond

7 17 Jul 2020
Swell Update: Conditions the "Icing on the Cake" of This Swell Event This Weekend

Swell Update: Conditions the "Icing on the Cake" of This Swell Event This Weekend

1 17 Jul 2020
Video: Is This the Greatest Wave You've Ever Seen Surfed In Sydney?

Video: Is This the Greatest Wave You've Ever Seen Surfed In Sydney?

7 17 Jul 2020
Video: They Were Surfing Inside Newcastle Harbour Wednesday

Video: They Were Surfing Inside Newcastle Harbour Wednesday

1 16 Jul 2020
Video: Two Minutes of Raw, Ridiculous Deadman's Manly From Wednesday

Video: Two Minutes of Raw, Ridiculous Deadman's Manly From Wednesday

3 15 Jul 2020
Swell Update: This Is Just the First of Several Days of Heavy East Coast Surf

Swell Update: This Is Just the First of Several Days of Heavy East Coast Surf

15 Jul 2020
Russell Bierke Stays Employed With O'Neill

Russell Bierke Stays Employed With O'Neill

14 Jul 2020
Teen Surfer Dies in Shark Attack on Mid-North Coast

Teen Surfer Dies in Shark Attack on Mid-North Coast

20 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

9 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

1 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
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