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Everyone’s favourite man-grommet and former world surfing champion (and two-time Surfest winner in 1986 and 1998) Mark Occhilupo will be at the Sanbah Surf Shop in Newcastle this Friday from 6pm-8pm  to launch a pop-up Billabong store. The night will also be a celebration of Merewether...

[caption id="attachment_1117" align="aligncenter" width="952"] Jesse Adam and dad, Mick, after his win.[/caption] After leading his surfboard club to a win in the Northern NSW leg of the Australian Boardriders Battle at Booti Booti last weekend, Adam took out the coveted Ray Richard Memorial event held at...

[caption id="attachment_1106" align="aligncenter" width="952"] Snapper Rocks' Joel Parkinson in action yesterday.[/caption] Snapper Rocks Surfriders have cemented their place in Australian boardriding history today after winning the inaugural Queensland round of the Be the Influence Australian Boardriders Battle on the Gold Coast. Snapper Rocks called upon the services...

WITH less than two minutes remaining Jake Sylvester's dream of winning the World Junior Pro title was well and truly alive. Up against one of the world's most dynamic young surfers, Gabriel Medina, Sylvester surfed the almost perfect heat. He started of with a couple of throwaway...

[caption id="attachment_1071" align="aligncenter" width="952"] Dimity ripping during the Hunter Ports' Women's Classic at Merewether.[/caption] IF 2013 proved anything to Dimity Stoyle, it was that dreams do come true. The 22-year-old Sunshine Coast surfer has achieved what she first set out to do when she took up surfing. The powerful...

Newcastle's Jake Sylvester will be up against it in tonight's third round man-on-man heat against young WCT surfer Gabriel Medina. Not only does Medina have world tour experience, he will be surfing in front of his home crowd. Sylvester progressed through to the third round of the...

[caption id="attachment_1009" align="aligncenter" width="952"] Ty Watson pulls into a wave[/caption] By DANIEL CABAN   Ty Watson leans on the deteriorating white railing that lines the walkway of the famous stretch between Bar Beach and Merewether. Hidden underneath dark shaded glasses and an akubra hat, he picks the paint...

Reading throwingbuckets on your home PC or mac Users can view on their computers by going to www.pocketmags.com and registering/logging in to the site, then clicking 'My Magazines' and choosing a Reader on which to view. The issue is streamed via the website.   ...

MEREWETHER Surfboard Club claimed the NNSW Australian Battle of the Boardriders title in dramatic fashion at Booti Booti today. Needing a score on his final wave, team power-surfer Jesse Adam produced the goods again when it counted, seeing his club through to the Australian finals to...

  As alot of you may already know, Sarge, a life-long member of the Bar Reef Reefrats, has been diagnosed with Melanoma, and the little man has a big fight on his hands. The Rats are holding a fund-rasing event to raise fungs to assist Sarge and...