Craig Anderson Is Just Like You And Me

Surfing Life got on the phone with Craig Anderson thinking we’d talk about Cluster, but things went a different way...

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Russell Ord: One Shot

The one photo he wants is the one that'll kill him... so how far should he go?

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The Idol And The Hero

Thirty days. The period between two events of eurphoria and tragedy, that changed our modest microcosm forever.

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Surfing Life 319: Go Your Own Way

Get inspired to live your surfing life the way you want to. On sale today.

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Surfing Life's Official WSL Event Guide App

Available for free download today.

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Tear Offs: Billabong Bloodlines

A journey through the shallows of Teahupo'o and the depths of youth surfing.

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The 2015 Board Bible

Surf your way through a gorgeous quiver with Matt Meola, Andy Mooney, Twiggy Baker and Nick Carroll.

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How You Can Help Vanuatu

A nation devastated by Cyclone Pam.

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Palmera Express: Review

Welcome to the future of surfing. It looks a lot like the past, only funkier and more fuzzed out.

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  • It's 42 Years Old And It's Gnarly

    Monday, 30 March 2015
    But it’s not Kelly Slater. Welcome to the Rip Curl Pro, Bells Beach.
  • Pre Pro Punters At Bells Beach

    Monday, 30 March 2015
    The real Torquay.
  • Nominees For The WSL Big Wave Awards

    Friday, 27 March 2015
    Ready, set, hold your breath.

From the Obscene Living Files

Wednesday, 14 May 2014
We take a trip around the end of the Australian rainbow. Where underground warehouse parties and orbular swells abound, by Jed Smith.

Oceanic Acid

Wednesday, 14 May 2014
Cain Kilcullen, Ireland, and a clip you should watch.

#Tournotes: Rio Recap

Wednesday, 14 May 2014
"Alejo Muniz is the sexiest man on tour." – Mitch Crews

Matt McCabe, Mexico

Wednesday, 14 May 2014
Our personal favourite, no-bullshit land.

Let Us Be Free

Wednesday, 14 May 2014
Politics and surfing – let's get emotive.

Three Barra Barrels

Tuesday, 13 May 2014
Comparing the three best barrels we saw during the Billabong Pro Rio.

A Moment With Kelly

Tuesday, 13 May 2014
He talks Rio, controversial judging, chronic injury and leaving Quiksilver.
Watch the whole thing, right here.
Superhero Day and Papatura Island.
Michel Bourez and Sally Fitzgibbons take the win. Congratulations!

Great White Encounter

Monday, 12 May 2014
America must have different laws on spearfishing, because this seems illegal.
Brisa Hennessy and Pat Curren take the win in pumping surf.
An afternoon of drama, and quinoa.


Monday, 12 May 2014
Fergal Smith, making spoons.
$3000 big ones and a lead in the ratings.
Jamie O and Co. redefine rainy days with puddle surfing, river running and towing the Waimea shorey.
Big-wave surfing is a passion like no other.
Say adeus to Mick Fanning.


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    The Hot 100 sure knows how to pick 'em!
  • How You Can Help Vanuatu

    In the wake of Cyclone Pam.
  • Komune Bali Pro Is Back On The QS Calendar

    Only time will tell... who is the Maddest Huey of them all?
  • Westerly Windina On The Today Show

    Does Westerly surf like Peter? No. But she does surf...
  • Burleigh Heads Back On The 'QS

    It's a beautiful thing.
  • Triple J's Beat The Drum Anniversary Concert

    One helluva lineup.
  • Gabriel Medina in the NY Times

    Fame! Fortune! Mainstream media!
  • A History of Gold Coast Surfing

    From extreme to mainstream, by Tim Baker.