The Mentawai is not only for mad surfers, it is one of the last truly remote regions of the world to have indigenous tribes still living the way they did thousands of years ago. With amazing untouched jungle, you can trek to visit these indigenous villages. There's also amazing snorkeling & diving sites to explore, and
Darcy De Clouett is a 17 year old shredder from Coledale on the Coal Coast of NSW, North of Wollongong. His dad Christian is a great all round surfer who is extremely supportive of Darcy’s growth as both a well rounded human and travelled surfer.
The Indian Ocean has been bombarded with swell after swell throughout June and July. The entire Indonesian archipelago and the Maldives have enjoyed a season that will go down in history as one of the best. July was proclaimed "Best ever" by so many Indo water-people it is impossible to argue. Big Wednesday July 25
How good do you feel when you book a surf trip and know you’re heading somewhere tropical with warm weather, uncrowded surf breaks and cold beer? How good do you feel when you contribute to a cause that is making a global impact in reducing plastic waste in our oceans? Well combine the two together and you have our
The 2018 Coastalwatch Indo Surfboard Guide presented by The Perfect Wave is your ultimate guide to the newest boards on the market that will make your trip to the tropics much more enjoyable. Tim Hanrahan from Aloha Manly Style walks us through the ins and outs of the newest technology and what to look for in a board
This Sunday is Mother's Day. We've compiled a very special list of four extremely memorable experiences that are as special and unique as our Mum's are- four wonderfully diverse events your mum and/or partner could go to that she will never forget. Genuine, once in a lifetime experiences. Life-defining unforgettable mo
This winter seemed like it would never end. Now that the sun is shining again, and temperatures are climbing back into the shorts and t-shirt range, it’s time to start planning your summer surf holiday. The possibilities are endless, so here’s an attempt to narrow the choices down for you to surf this summer
Pam Burridge was pretty much the face of women’s surfing in Australia in the 80’s and 90’s paving the way for the likes of Layne Beachley, Steph Gilmore and more recently Tyler Wright to go on their amazing multiple world title runs. Pam along with her peers Jodie Cooper, Pauline Menczer, Frieda Zamba, Kim Mearig, Wend
The mentawai islands surf breaks featured in this gallery Tikus , G4 , Nipple , Hookers , Icelands , Ombak Tidur , Suicides , Twiggies , Telescopes , Scarecrows and Seven Palms. All within minutes of Aloita Resort.
As we move into the months of November to March, things are calming down swell-wise in the Indian Ocean. Although many people don’t know it, the “off-season” in Bali is actually a great time to visit. Of course, the best place to stay is on the beautiful Bukit peninsula at S Resorts Hidden Valley, and we’re giving you even more reason to book now with our special offer: Stay 5 nights, Pay for 4.
People spend so much time focusing on the little day-to-day details of life that they forget to take a little time to reflect on the bigger picture. In what direction are you heading? How do you feel about where you are? What do you want to change?