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  • Coco Ho and Mikey Wright triumph at Surfest Newcastle QS 6000

    Caption: Grandstand Sports Clinic Women’s Pro finalists Tyler Wright (AUS) and Coco Ho (HAW) with Burton Automotive Pro Finalists Mikey Wright (AUS) and Barron Mamiya (HAW). Credit: © WSL – Tom Bennett Merewether, NSW/AUS (Sunday, February 25, 2018...

  • Newcastle surfers raise over $85,000 for charity

    Caption: Sanbah Surf winning Evolution Advisers Charity Cup. Image: Bosko Photo That’s how much money 20 Newcastle surf teams raised for the Mark Hughes Foundation at the Evolution Business Advisers Charity Cup on Friday 23 February. And there’ll be...

  • Australians Strike Back at Newcastle Surfest

    Caption: Former CT competitor Ethan Ewing kicked off 2018 the right way at the Burton Automotive Pro. Credit: © WSL Tom Bennett Merewether, NSW/AUS (Saturday, February 24, 2018) – The stage has been set for a massive final day at the Burton Automotive...

  • Stage Set For Epic Weekend Of Action At Burton Automotive Pro

    Caption: Former Burton Automotive Pro QS6,000 winner Alejo Muniz (BRA) Credit: © WSL Tom Bennett Merewether, NSW/AUS (Friday, February 23, 2018) – Day 5 of the Burton Automotive Pro World Surf League (WSL) Qualifying Series (QS) 6,000 event was full...

  • Stars Hit The Water For Grandstand Sports Clinic Women’s Pro

    Caption: Current Women’s World Champion Tyler Wright (AUS) kicked off her competitive season today with a win at the Grandstand Sports Clinic Women’s Pro at Merewether. Image: Paul Danovaro Merewether, NSW/AUS (Thursday, February 22, 2018) – After a...

  • Top Seed Step Up At Burton Automotive Pro QS6000

    Caption: 2017 Championship Tour Rookie Connor O’Leary (AUS) posted the highest heat total of day one Burton Automotive Pro. Image: Paul Danovaro Merewether, NSW/AUS (Wednesday, February 21, 2018) – After poor conditions forced a lay-day for Day 2 of...

  • Hawaiian hopefuls dominate opening day of Burton Automotive Pro

    Caption: Current World Junior Champion Finn McGill (HAW) posted the highest heat total of the opening Day at Merewether for the 2018 Burton Automotive Pro. WSL Bennett Merewether, NSW/AUS (Monday, February 19, 2018) – The 2018 Burton Automotive Pro...

  • World’s Best Kick Start 2018 Season at Newcastle Surfest

    Caption: World No. 5 Matt Wilkinson. Credit: © WSL / Damian Poullenott Merewether, NSW/AUS (Sunday, February 18, 2018) – A number of the world’s top surfers have arrived in Newcastle ahead of the Burton Automotive Men’s Pro and Grandstand Sports Clinic...

  • Forster’s Joe Haddon tames wild surf to claim his fourth Wandiyali ATSI Indigenous Classic title

    Caption: Wandiyali Classic 2018 winners. Pic: Paul Danovaro MASSIVE swells pounded Merewether beach and smashed surfboards on the final day of the Wandiyali ATSI Indigenous Classic, Australia’s richest Indigenous surfing contest. Wandiyali means porcupine...

  • Owen Wright, Matt Wilkinson and More Arrive for Newcastle Surfest

    Thursday, February 15, 2018 Surfest, the annual event at Merewether Beach in Newcastle, Australia, was flooded this year by entries from would-be competitors — a whopping 463 surfers from 25 countries for six events that will run over the next week...




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Surfest is a series of international professional surfing contests which run from February 11th - 26th, 2017 on Merewether Beach, Newcastle NSW Australia..


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