Anthony Walsh joins the Oasis team this season on the perfect barrel riding adventure throughout the Mentawai islands. Join Anthony as we track and chase down the biggest and best waves available throughout our swell window. Sit back and let Walshy fine tune your surfing, learn tips on capturing video and photos of you
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
One of my favourite places to get away from the crowds and surf any kind of wave I want, from epic barrels to easy-to-carve walls, is the Southern Atolls of the ultimate surfers’ playground, the Maldives. The best time to go is in March and April when the winds are low and the crowds are nearly non-existent.
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.
PNG surfing in January has guests spoilt for choice- lefts, rights, tubes, all within 5 minutes boat ride from the anchorage. The swell swung direction, so it was time to head South in the hopes of scoring a left-hander known to offer long walls followed by a tubing inside section.
As a surfer, you have either been visiting the Mentawai Islands for years, or it’s high on the wish list! For a long time, my husband Jamie Gray, director of The Perfect Travel Group, has been raving about this remote part of the world and, of course, The Perfect Wave have been sending manyread more
Legendary surfers Barton Lynch and Bob McTavish spent 1 week each with The Perfect Wave guests in the Maldives, surfing amazing waves on a surf charter.
I am hosting a Maldives trip with The Perfect Wave for fans in 2 weeks and there’s a few spots left!. All of The Perfect Wave’s popular Signature Series trips are rapidly approaching and a few spots have become available on my personal trip due to a late cancellation.
I've been surfing for just over 60 years, non stop but I have never seen waves nearly as good as my last surf trip to the Maldives with The Perfect Wave!
Last time I was in the Maldives, a work friend emerged from the water post surf with a smile on his dial, basking in the afterglow of an epic surf to say, ”It's like a real fun park out there.” I’ve often reflected on his comment and adopted it when appropriate since. It is exactly the way I perceive the Maldives.
When looking for that perfect surf holiday destination, what do you look for as a surfer? High quality of the waves, long surf season or short travel time (convenience)? What about when you are travelling with your family or non-surfing partner or friends? Other fun activities, great food, culture and good climate?
See Barton Lynch in the Maldives on Carpe Diem surf charter and see how all The Perfect Wave guests we're treated to an incredible surf safari experience.