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MBR BALL 2014-3

Black Tie: MBR Board Riders Ball

Over the last few years the Mangawhai Board Rider’s Ball has really gathered some interia and this year’s do looks to top everything.    Time to pull out your number ones and get fired up for the 2014 MBR Board Riders Ball. Back at the infamous Surf Club and with a good line-up of Live Music, this Black Tie event is […]

Coolum Beach on Queensland's Sunshine Coast, taken not more than minute stroll from the fart sack. PhotoCPL

Travelogue: Stralya!

Over 470,000 Aussies visited NZ in the last year, Ockers are our largest inbound tourist market and surprisingly the majority of trips are over summer, not for winter sports as this writer assumed. The feeling is more than reciprocated, us Kiwis are Strayla’s biggest tourist market too, a staggering 1,193,200 visits from NZ to Australia […]


VidClip: Cowry Island, Maldives

One of the best videos of pumping waves in Maldives we have seen for a while.


EXCLUSIVE FEATURE: Social Sundays, NZ Surfing and beyond through the eyes of Instagram

To get featured here, tag your photos with #gosurfnz or @gosurfnz.
Here are our favourite shots of the week from Instagram:

Lowers pre contest 2014

VidClip: Lowers Pre-Contest pumping

On 7th Sept 2014 an epic south swell and glassy conditions greeted the best surfers in the world as they ascended on the high performance arena of Southern California’s Lower Trestles ahead of the contest – some pretty spectacular surfing went down.


ASP: Hurley On Hold/ Swatch All GO

The world’s best surfers are at Southern California’s Lower Trestles to contest for the 2014 ASP World Title at the Hurley Pro and Swatch Women’s Pro Trestles. The Mens event is on hold today, day one, with a waiting period from September 9 – 20. But then Women are out there right NOW!      Gabriel Medina, current […]

Ric just last week in the process of creating a career high, 3rd at the SATA Airlines Azores Pro 2014. Ric now sits a tantalising 14th on the WQS.


You may remember last year our very own Ric Christie succeeded in being invited to the O’Neill CWC, well it’s on again!  Now Accepting Video Submission for an Exclusive Wildcard into the 2014 O’Neill Coldwater Classic Invitational   SANTA CRUZ, Calif., Sept. 1, 2014 – The O’Neill Coldwater Classic is back for the second year […]

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VidClip: Soul Kitchen

Our editor CPL has been in Aussie the last 10 days scoring fun waves in Queensland and Northen NSW, he did not shoot this video, nor did he have anything to do with it’s making. But it is shot just north of Yamba, one of the spots CPL performed his patented rolley-pooley-lip-pitches last week. And […]