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

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

The best surf tv show format keeps on rolling!

25 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

1 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

18 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

77 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

4 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
Clint Kimmins Tells His Story on Jamie Mitchell's Podcast

Clint Kimmins Tells His Story on Jamie Mitchell's Podcast

1 6 Sep 2020
Sean Doherty: "The Guys at Narrabeen Really Set a Direction in My Life", Mark Richards in 1971

Sean Doherty: "The Guys at Narrabeen Really Set a Direction in My Life", Mark Richards in 1971

5 5 Sep 2020
Nick Carroll: The WSL Is Still Planning a Pipe/Maui Kickoff this Hawaiian Winter, but How?

Nick Carroll: The WSL Is Still Planning a Pipe/Maui Kickoff this Hawaiian Winter, but How?

1 4 Sep 2020
Outrageous Nias, Rasta's Tripped Out Crop Circles Board, and Is Jackson Dorian the Wave Pool Prince?

Outrageous Nias, Rasta's Tripped Out Crop Circles Board, and Is Jackson Dorian the Wave Pool Prince?

1 3 Sep 2020
Watch: Gold Coast QS Surfer Pacha Light Gets in Touch With Ecuadorian Roots

Watch: Gold Coast QS Surfer Pacha Light Gets in Touch With Ecuadorian Roots

1 3 Sep 2020
Dana Brown on His Dad Bruce, and a Life of Endless Summers

Dana Brown on His Dad Bruce, and a Life of Endless Summers

3 Sep 2020
Watch Mick Fanning Surf a McTavish Bluebird at Pumping Lennox

Watch Mick Fanning Surf a McTavish Bluebird at Pumping Lennox

12 2 Sep 2020
Watch the Epic New Lid Vid – Tales of the Boogie Men

Watch the Epic New Lid Vid – Tales of the Boogie Men

1 1 Sep 2020
The Last Man in the Mentawai Islands Scores More Insane Covid Barrels

The Last Man in the Mentawai Islands Scores More Insane Covid Barrels

31 Aug 2020
Watch: Episode 4 of Rivals – Jay Bottle Thompson Hits Go for His Two Hour Burleigh Heat

Watch: Episode 4 of Rivals – Jay Bottle Thompson Hits Go for His Two Hour Burleigh Heat

1 30 Aug 2020
Watch: Rip Curl's Eccentric New Search Movie, 'Postcards From Morgs'

Watch: Rip Curl's Eccentric New Search Movie, 'Postcards From Morgs'

3 27 Aug 2020
Watch: Episode 3 of Rivals – Nathan Hedge at Home at Narrabeen

Watch: Episode 3 of Rivals – Nathan Hedge at Home at Narrabeen

2 24 Aug 2020
Sean Doherty: The Question of Flight or Fight When It Comes To Great Whites

Sean Doherty: The Question of Flight or Fight When It Comes To Great Whites

12 24 Aug 2020
How a Lost Surfboard Floated from Hawaii to the Philippines

How a Lost Surfboard Floated from Hawaii to the Philippines

1 19 Aug 2020
Nick Carroll: After 30 Years of Thinking About It, Rabbit Hops Into Politics

Nick Carroll: After 30 Years of Thinking About It, Rabbit Hops Into Politics

21 18 Aug 2020
Watch: Episode 2 of Rivals – Josh Kerr's Best Three Waves at Duranbah

Watch: Episode 2 of Rivals – Josh Kerr's Best Three Waves at Duranbah

18 Aug 2020
Gallery: Four Pumping Days In WA

Gallery: Four Pumping Days In WA

15 Aug 2020
Soli Bailey Rips and Reflects in This Beautiful Morgan Maassen Short Film

Soli Bailey Rips and Reflects in This Beautiful Morgan Maassen Short Film

13 Aug 2020
Behind the Design of FCS's Space Fighter Looking New H4 Fin

Behind the Design of FCS's Space Fighter Looking New H4 Fin

4 13 Aug 2020
Surfing’s Very Own Rescue Course Goes Online

Surfing’s Very Own Rescue Course Goes Online

12 Aug 2020
Interview: West Aussie Shark Survivor, "Those Blokes Are Absolute Heroes and Without a Doubt Saved My Life"

Interview: West Aussie Shark Survivor, "Those Blokes Are Absolute Heroes and Without a Doubt Saved My Life"

5 11 Aug 2020
Watch Mick, Parko and More Go to Battle in Episode 1 of New Aussie Surf Show, 'Rivals'

Watch Mick, Parko and More Go to Battle in Episode 1 of New Aussie Surf Show, 'Rivals'

3 10 Aug 2020
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

11 6 Aug 2020
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North Bondi

1 - 2 ft - W winds @ 20 knots Windy. Sunny. 13.5°C, water 18°C

Maroubra

1 ft - W winds @ 20 knots Windy. Sunny. 13.5°C, water 18°C

Manly - Fairy Bower

1 - 2 ft - WNW winds @ 19 knots Windy. Sunny. °C, water 18°C

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