Behind The Cover

Friday, 03 May 2013

*Slideshow will play automatically in time with audio. 

Photos: Andrew Chisholm

By now you've heard all about this session at Shipstern Bluff, you've seen the cover of the latest Surfing Life and even possibly the footage but what you haven't heard about is this one wave. We thought we'd ask cover boy Laurie Towner to drop past the SL office and talk us through the beast of a wave from start to finish. 

 For more on what's inside Surfing Life 297, click here.




  • The Longest Right-Hander South Of The Equator?

    Tasmania, you devil.

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  • The Boardriders Battle Kicks Off In Tasmania

    On September 19th.

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  • A Tasmanian Short Film

    A magical wonderland of barrels.

    more »
  • Good Morning, Tasmania

    The Wedge on the other side of the world.

    more »
  • Tane Bowden In Victoria

    Thug Lyfe.

    more »
  • The Biggest Step You've Seen At Shipsterns?


    more »
  • Summertime In Tassie

    With Mikey Brennan.

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  • Stu Gibson's Drone Reel

    He's out-done himself with this one.

    more »
  • Konichiwaves

    The Billabong team heads to Japan.

    more »


  • Aaron Lieber Wins REDirect Surf Film Contest

    For his entry, The Wild.
  • A Petition For St Francis Bay

    Stop cage diving. Sign here.
  • The D'Blanc Perspective

    A new zine on the block. Check it out, here.
  • Barton Lynch Joins Komunity Project

    As ambassador/product developer.
  • Help Chris Abad Go Surfing Again

    A local pro from Oceanside, California, needs your help after a serious surfing injury.
  • Surfer Injured In Northern NSW Shark Attack

    Currently in hospital in stable condition.
  • Makua Rothman's Acceptance Speech

    For the Big Wave Championship Trophy.
  • Shark Attack In South Australia

    Surfer remains in critical condition.
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