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[caption id="attachment_934" align="aligncenter" width="952"] Bungan Heads Holly Wawn in action at the Mattara Classic.[/caption] Day two of the Boys 16 years division of the  Newcastle Mattara Surf Classic closed with very promising locals surfers taking three spots in the four boy final. No 1 seed Jackson Baker,...

  Newcastle's Ryan Callinan put on an aerial show to take out the annual King of the Box competition at Box Beach. DESPITE a small field the inaugural surfing event at the annual King of the Box produced some amazing surfing. The left-hand break at Box Beach, Port...

  The final event on the men’s & women’s 2013 ASP Australasia  Pro Junior Series, was held on July 12-14, 2013, in Coffs Harbour, NSW & Newcastle’s Jake Sylvester was crowned ASP Australasia Pro Junior Series Champion. The field of over 110 surfers including Australians, New Zealanders, a few Tahitians and...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text]   The 52st Annual Mattara Surf Classic will be held in Newcastle on the 19th and 20th of October 2013. The Mattara Surf Classic is an iconic event that has been held continuously for the past 52 years. The Mattara...

  There is a custom within the surfing world that when a member of the surf community passes all his friends throw him, or her, a “paddle out.” A paddle out is sort of like a surfers version of a funeral.  Everyone paddles out beyond the persons...

[caption id="attachment_693" align="aligncenter" width="952"] Matt Hoy's still got it, as you can see by this 'Hoy-Hack'.[/caption] The annual Ray Richards man-on-man contest has been held over until November 3 after the contest was blown away by a howling offshore wind hit Merewether beach mid-morning. The annual Ray...

  Australia's Sally Fitzgibbons took out the Roxy Pro in France after a thrilling final with fellow Aussie Tyler Wright. CAPBRETON, France (Wednesday, September 25, 2013) – Sally Fitzgibbons (AUS) 22, has won the Roxy Pro France today in Seignosse Le Penon narrowly defeating fellow Australian Tyler...