The Centenary of Australian Surfing

Australian surfing is 100 years young; let’s discover our past and define our future.

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Win: Meet Stephanie Gilmore

And head to the premier of her new film, Stephanie In The Water, on us. 

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Matt Wilkinson's Niece Attacked By Shark In NSW

Wilko says it won't affect her mean backside snap.

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That One Day In Peniche…

Where Gabriel Medina and Kelly Slater both went down in Round 3 – to Brett Simpson and Aritz Aranburu.

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Exclusive: A Kelly Slater Interview

On losing in Peniche, the World Title race and naming his 540.

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  • Shieldsy's Travel Diaries: The Telos Islands

    Friday, 24 October 2014
    After Mentawais, before Nias and right where you want to be.
  • Mick and the Freesurfers

    Thursday, 23 October 2014
    How the World Tour and freesurfing is becoming one in the same, and how Mick Fanning changed the game.
  • Mick Fanning Wins The 2014 Moche Rip Curl Pro Peniche

    Tuesday, 21 October 2014
    And then there were three.

One Word, Taj Burrow

Monday, 13 May 2013
It's a lay day for the Billabong Pro Rio, so let's talk about Taj. 

Tyler Wright Wins In Rio

Sunday, 12 May 2013
The nineteen-year-old takes the lead of the Women's WCT.
The women power through to the finals.

The Mad Hueys Go Mad

Saturday, 11 May 2013
Jig, jig, whip...

Rio Kicks Off

Friday, 10 May 2013
Barra Da Tijuca provides for the opening round of the Billabong Pro Rio.

#Tournotes: Go Miggy

Thursday, 09 May 2013
#TOURNOTES is back with a brand new episode straight from the heart of the Rio Pro.

Rio Freesurf

Thursday, 09 May 2013
The world's best get a practise run in before things get serious. 

Lay Day By Instagram

Thursday, 09 May 2013
A chronological review of a layday in Rio. Via Instagram.
Fill your desktop with some Julian and Rio De Janeiro.

Begin Again

Wednesday, 08 May 2013
John John Florence before it all went wrong. 

Strange Brains X Mitch Coleborn

Wednesday, 08 May 2013
A celebration of Mitch's mental calibration.


Wednesday, 08 May 2013
A documentary based around that day at Cloudbreak.

Still Days

Wednesday, 08 May 2013
Two days with Yadin Nicol in Southern California. 
Six shots, two guns, and a whole lotta style.

Mentawai Pro 2013

Tuesday, 07 May 2013
The final short film documenting the contest as a whole. 
Dimity Stoyle and Thomas Woods dominated on Day 2 at the Reef ISA World Surfing Games in Panama.
Who’s going to win this thing?

Jake Marshall In Indonesia

Monday, 06 May 2013
14-years-old and life couldn't be better.

Micro In Indo

Monday, 06 May 2013
Our favourite Australian born Irishman having way too much fun in Indonesia. 

World Records and Winners

Sunday, 05 May 2013
Shane Dorian has walked away with the Ride of the Year award at the annual Billabong XXL Global Big Wave Awards ceremony.

Behind The Cover

Friday, 03 May 2013
Laurie Towner talks us through his latest cover of Surfing Life.
As the circus rolls into the tour’s most bacchanal big top, Surfing Life thought it pertinent to pen some thoughts on Portuguese Latin America.

Back To School For Parko

Thursday, 02 May 2013
The world champ on duty in Sydney for Surf Aid.


Thursday, 02 May 2013
Bonjour Hossegor! 


  • Dr Dave Jenkins reflects on 15 years of SurfAid

    The first doctor to ever visit Lance's Right.
  • Mark Zuckerberg Buys $100 Million Dollars Of Hawaii

    These days that'll get you 700 acres in Kauai.
  • Jacob Willcox And Nic Von Rupp Are The Peniche Wildcards

  • Round One At Cascais Women's Pro

    A video recap.
  • Dane Reynolds and Matt Banting Are In France

    And they're competing at the Quiksilver Pro.
  • ASP To Be World Surf League

    Name change, game change.
  • The Mad Hueys Now Have A QS

    The Komune Bali Pro, One Star.
  • Boogie Boards Banned at Rockaway Beach

    New York takes on big step away from the boogers.