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One for the girls

For many years I dreamed of having a board shaped and signed by Donald Takayama. So when, last spring, I returned from Bali with my favourite longboard smashed...

Alley Fish Fry 2010

Those of you with a fish fetish take note: on Sunday 14 March, Currumbin Alley is THE place be as this year's Alley Fish Fry will be in full swing. Come along a...

Point Never

Jimmy Newitt's latest issue of his zine is now available, featuring, David Schoerner, Geoff McFetridge, Morgan Maassen, Sumi Ink Club, Young Kyu Yoo, Paul Urich...

The bees’ knees

Listen up chaps, this isn’t some kind of girly skincare thing. Even the hardiest man has to admit to owning a little pot of Vaseline or some lip balm, right? Bu...

New work

I've been busy lately, working on some new jewellery designs in addition to my Drift contributions. The line is available through French Kisses here in South Af...

Bring & buy!

Have a clear out and make some cash at the Surf Jumble, on 5 December at St Merryn Village Hall, Cornwall. Or if you prefer shopping to selling, pop along and p...

Agave art|board

Last week I had a visit, as they passed through Melbourne on a board-delivery errand to the Victorian coast, from Paul and Sage Joske… Father and son, teacher a...

Keep it local: Neon

Cornwall’s number-one seamstress and super-laidback entrepreneur Elsie Pinniger on surfing, sewing, and Bon Jovi… You’re going to see her name in lights, but sh...

Gone fishing

It’s a big leap from a backporch in Florida to a shaping bay at Moonlight, but under Rich Pavel’s tutelage, DJ Kane has made the transition. Famous for his perf...

Keeping it local

Drift is on the hunt for your local heroes. Those guys and girls pouring their hearts and souls into creating unique surf gear – from boards to wetsuits to film...

Time for a change?

Sometimes I feel compelled to leave my work and start something new, something I love, instead of something well paid. I guess this happens to most of us, but w...