Swell Diaries
Gallery: Four Pumping Days In WA

Gallery: Four Pumping Days In WA

The best swell of the winter?

15 Aug 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

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
Latest News
Remembering Biggest Wednesday, Pumping Empty Cokes, and Can You Go Finless at Teahupo'o?

Remembering Biggest Wednesday, Pumping Empty Cokes, and Can You Go Finless at Teahupo'o?

22 Oct 2020
Brazil's Beachies Look Fun as Hell and Gabriel Medina Is Making the Most of Them

Brazil's Beachies Look Fun as Hell and Gabriel Medina Is Making the Most of Them

1 22 Oct 2020
Watch: Episode 10 of RIVALS – Parko, Mick and Dingo Reflect on the Life and Careers of the "Cooly Kids"

Watch: Episode 10 of RIVALS – Parko, Mick and Dingo Reflect on the Life and Careers of the "Cooly Kids"

18 Oct 2020
Is This the Best Wave Pool in the World?

Is This the Best Wave Pool in the World?

6 17 Oct 2020
The Wonderfully Weird Clay Marzo Backhand Tube Approach, Slater at Uluwatu, and a New (Not Good...) Wave Pool!

The Wonderfully Weird Clay Marzo Backhand Tube Approach, Slater at Uluwatu, and a New (Not Good...) Wave Pool!

2 16 Oct 2020
Watch Tom Carroll & Matt Grainger Break Down Tow-Foiling and Glide an Empty Outside Sydney Reef

Watch Tom Carroll & Matt Grainger Break Down Tow-Foiling and Glide an Empty Outside Sydney Reef

3 14 Oct 2020
Nick Carroll: In the Wake of Yet Another Shark Death, Esperance Is a Town in Need

Nick Carroll: In the Wake of Yet Another Shark Death, Esperance Is a Town in Need

23 13 Oct 2020
Watch: Episode 9 of Rivals – Kai Otton at Home on the NSW Far South Coast

Watch: Episode 9 of Rivals – Kai Otton at Home on the NSW Far South Coast

3 12 Oct 2020
From 'Mad Wax', To Winning the Eddie, To Australian Survivor – Ross Clarke Jones Tells His Story on Jamie Mitchell's Podcast

From 'Mad Wax', To Winning the Eddie, To Australian Survivor – Ross Clarke Jones Tells His Story on Jamie Mitchell's Podcast

11 Oct 2020
Watch: Local Chargers Take On East Coast Outer Slab

Watch: Local Chargers Take On East Coast Outer Slab

10 Oct 2020
Surfer Missing On WA South Coast, Suspected Fatal Shark Attack

Surfer Missing On WA South Coast, Suspected Fatal Shark Attack

7 9 Oct 2020
Night Surfing Pumping Noosa, Wilko's Shark Scare, and Ever Seen a Whale Bodysurf?

Night Surfing Pumping Noosa, Wilko's Shark Scare, and Ever Seen a Whale Bodysurf?

3 9 Oct 2020
Get Around It: A 10-Kilometre Paddle To Provide Food To the Struggling People of Bali

Get Around It: A 10-Kilometre Paddle To Provide Food To the Struggling People of Bali

8 Oct 2020
Lockdown Diaries: How a Teacher and His 14-Year-Old Daughter Have Waited Out the Pandemic on Nias

Lockdown Diaries: How a Teacher and His 14-Year-Old Daughter Have Waited Out the Pandemic on Nias

1 6 Oct 2020
Surf Lakes Are Going Smaller, More Adaptable, and Ready For Your Suburb

Surf Lakes Are Going Smaller, More Adaptable, and Ready For Your Suburb

6 5 Oct 2020
Surfer Magazine is No Longer: 1960-2020

Surfer Magazine is No Longer: 1960-2020

15 4 Oct 2020
Sean Doherty: "I Was Always Trying to Do Stuff That No One Else Could Do", Col Smith in 1977

Sean Doherty: "I Was Always Trying to Do Stuff That No One Else Could Do", Col Smith in 1977

3 3 Oct 2020
Jack Robbo Is on Fire, a New Wave Pool in South Korea, and Sierra Kerr's Got Mega Hops!

Jack Robbo Is on Fire, a New Wave Pool in South Korea, and Sierra Kerr's Got Mega Hops!

2 Oct 2020
"You Can Usually Stop People From Dying With Very Basic Equipment and Very Simple Techniques" – What To Do in the Event of a Shark Attack

"You Can Usually Stop People From Dying With Very Basic Equipment and Very Simple Techniques" – What To Do in the Event of a Shark Attack

6 1 Oct 2020
The Evolution of a Modern Big Wave Surfer, Felicity Palmateer Tells Her Story on Jamie Mitchell's Podcast

The Evolution of a Modern Big Wave Surfer, Felicity Palmateer Tells Her Story on Jamie Mitchell's Podcast

30 Sep 2020
Watch: Episode 8 of Rivals – Danny Wills at Home on the NSW North Coast

Watch: Episode 8 of Rivals – Danny Wills at Home on the NSW North Coast

1 29 Sep 2020
Watch: Episode 7 of Rivals – Bede Durbidge at Home in 4-5ft Straddie Barrels

Watch: Episode 7 of Rivals – Bede Durbidge at Home in 4-5ft Straddie Barrels

25 Sep 2020
Forecaster Blog: La Niña conditions are here, what does it mean for Surf?

Forecaster Blog: La Niña conditions are here, what does it mean for Surf?

8 24 Sep 2020
Smashed In Vicco: A Couple Of The Lockdown State’s Finest Get Caught In The Mangler

Smashed In Vicco: A Couple Of The Lockdown State’s Finest Get Caught In The Mangler

2 22 Sep 2020
Master and Apprentice: Bethany Hamilton and Erin Brooks

Master and Apprentice: Bethany Hamilton and Erin Brooks

21 Sep 2020
Mick Fanning: Save This Shark

Mick Fanning: Save This Shark

23 16 Sep 2020
Watch: Episode 6 of Rivals – Shaun Cansdell at Home on the Coffs Coast

Watch: Episode 6 of Rivals – Shaun Cansdell at Home on the Coffs Coast

13 Sep 2020
Sean Doherty: The East Coast White Attacks – Where To From Here

Sean Doherty: The East Coast White Attacks – Where To From Here

79 12 Sep 2020
Nick Carroll: The Terrible Attack at Greenmount Will Blow the Shark Narrative To Pieces, Again

Nick Carroll: The Terrible Attack at Greenmount Will Blow the Shark Narrative To Pieces, Again

99 9 Sep 2020
A Statement Regarding Coastalwatch Surf Cams and the Fatal Shark Incident at Rainbow Bay

A Statement Regarding Coastalwatch Surf Cams and the Fatal Shark Incident at Rainbow Bay

5 9 Sep 2020
Watch Soli Bailey Ride Beautiful North Coast Surf and Talk Surfboards, Career, and Growing Up

Watch Soli Bailey Ride Beautiful North Coast Surf and Talk Surfboards, Career, and Growing Up

1 9 Sep 2020
Shane Dorian On Mexican Surf Trips Under Covid

Shane Dorian On Mexican Surf Trips Under Covid

9 Sep 2020
Local Surfer Dies in Coolangatta Shark Attack

Local Surfer Dies in Coolangatta Shark Attack

35 8 Sep 2020
Watch: Episode 5 of Rivals – Glen 'Micro' Hall at Home on the Central Coast

Watch: Episode 5 of Rivals – Glen 'Micro' Hall at Home on the Central Coast

7 Sep 2020
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North Bondi

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4 - 6 ft - SSE winds @ 27 knots Showers. Windy. 14.1°C, water 18°C

Manly - Fairy Bower

3 - 4 ft+ - S winds @ 19 knots Showers. Windy. °C, water 18°C

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