Before you go forking out cash for your next factory-made generic shortboard, consider grabbing yourself a silky, hand-cut board from one of these local custom boardshapers. In no particular order, please see our list below of the 17 best local custom surfboard shapers in Australia.
There is no better feeling in the world than getting a barrel (or tube) while surfing. If you can’t experience the real thing, the next best option is to check out these videos below of the 9 best surf barrels and tubes in surfing history.
The Australian Grand Slam of Surfing is a series of three WSL professional surfing events held at the following locations: Boost Mobile Pro Gold Coast: South Stradbroke Island, Gold Coast, QLD Tweed Coast Pro: Cabarita Beach, Tweed Heads, NSW Margaret River Pro: Margaret River, WA
This is a comprehensive buying guide for anyone looking to purchase a new short, fibreglass surfboard (i.e. shortboard). This guide includes a surfboard volume calculator and other useful tips about surfboard length, width, thickness and tail shape. Whether you’re buying a factory-made, generic board or a silky, custom-made one, it’s important to know which specifications and measurements are right for you.