23 Jan 2020
It’s the best time of the year... in just a few days we are headed into the season of long weekends, long surf sessions, and even longer afternoon barbeques.
17 Jan 2020
Do you spend every spare second by the beach, decked out in your favourite bikini, one-piece or surf suit? Do you have room in the wardrobe for a few more? If you answered yes... read on.
16 Jan 2020
The best ski resorts in Japan listed, explained and reviewed, right here.
18 Dec 2019
What is a surf suit, and why do you need one this summer?
18 Dec 2019
Everything you need to know about staying sun safe in the line-up this summer.
13 Dec 2019
See what women have been loving this summer from our latest designs and freshest bikini prints…
4 Dec 2019
It’s no secret that when the waves are pumping and sun is shining, you’ll find us at the beach, in our Boardshorts & Bikini’s. Every. Single. Time.
22 Nov 2019
The ultimate men’s boardshort guide for surfers and beach lovers.
15 Nov 2019
On the hunt for the perfect gift for the kids in your life? Look no further than our guide to the best Christmas gifts for kids who surf.
15 Nov 2019
On the hunt for the perfect gift for that special man in your life? Look no further than our guide to the best Christmas gifts for surfers.
15 Nov 2019
Need to find the perfect Christmas gift for that special woman in your life? Here are our top picks for the best Christmas gifts for women who surf.
12 Nov 2019
With so many options out there, buying a wakeboard vest can be a confusing process. To help, here is the ultimate guide to wakeboard vests.
12 Nov 2019
Wondering how to take care of your wetsuit? We’ve got a step-by-step guide of do’s and don’ts.
12 Nov 2019
There is much more to a beach bag than meets the eye. Here are our top picks for the best beach bags this summer.
9 Oct 2019
Taking a peek inside 2x World Champion Gabriel Medina’s suitcase for the 2019 Rip Curl Pro Portugal.
20 Sep 2019
Not sure what type of wetsuit is right for you this spring? We’ve put together a comprehensive list of the best surfing wetsuits for spring.
18 Sep 2019
Wondering how you can recycle that old wetsuit that’s been lying around? We have the solution.
18 Sep 2019
Thinking of heading over to New Zealand for your next surf trip? It is a surfer's paradise, brimming with spectacular surf spots along its heavenly 15,000km of coastline.
16 Sep 2019
Your Go-To Guide for Falling in Love with Your Swimwear!
21 Aug 2019
Is your dad a surfer? Then we’ve got just what you need for the perfect Father’s Day gift.
12 Aug 2019
Planning a trip to Tahiti? Here are your packing must-haves...
7 Aug 2019
Made for surfing, designed with style, this is the Bombshell Series for Spring 2019.
2 Aug 2019
Packing tips and tricks to help you get the most out of your next surf trip!
7 Jul 2019
A good honest collection for life on the road.
4 Jul 2019
From Victoria’s Hotham and Buller to NSW’s Perisher and Thredbo… these are the best snow mountains in Australia.
1 Jul 2019
The Rip Curl elite team is back in Jeffrey’s Bay for another year... here is what’s inside their bags…
21 Jun 2019
Introducing our latest range of Gum Series Mountainwear, designed with advanced technology, comfort and on-mountain performance.
13 Jun 2019
Whether you’re exploring the coast or hitting the mountains, this is the gear you need for a winter spent in Australia.
9 Jun 2019
An introduction to our first move into the environmentally responsible production of quality surf products... Salt Water Culture.
6 Jun 2019
Introducing the new Rip Curl Search Series, offering high product durability and low environmental impact. One jacket = 18 plastic bottles recycled.
2 Jun 2019
A high-five to the colourful history and fine madness that is Rip Curl.
31 May 2019
It’s almost time to hit the slopes, and here’s everything you need for a guaranteed good time. For those of us in the southern hemisphere, the sun has officially set...
6 May 2019
A breakdown of what Rip Curl Anti-Series is all about… and why you need it this winter.
30 Apr 2019
Sea urchins, almond cappuccinos, one hospital visit and a whole lot of barrels.
18 Apr 2019
Who is MadSteez? Mason Ho finds out...
15 Apr 2019
In celebration of 50 years of surfing, Rip Curl is pleased to announce the release of the MadSteez x Rip Curl.
10 Apr 2019
The surfer’s essentials… Mick Fanning has been coming to the Rip Curl Pro for about as long as he can remember.
5 Apr 2019
Written by Tim Baker, The Rip Curl Story covers 50 years of perfect surf, international business, wild characters and the Search for the ultimate ride.
20 Mar 2019
Oh, look how far we’ve come! Take a journey through time, as we look back on some of the biggest innovations in wetsuit technology over the decades.
1 Mar 2019
Not sure what wetsuit to buy? We're here to help! This is your ultimate guide to the best wetsuits for surfing.
8 Feb 2019
That stressful time of year is here once again – let us make it easier for you.
1 Feb 2019
Local shaper Shyama Buttonshaw has become something of a legend at Bells Beach, and just recently, he’s become a part of the most iconic surf shop in town – Rip Curl Torquay.
1 Feb 2019
Designed with inspiration from Rip Curl’s first home, the Old Torquay Bakery at #5 Boston Road, we’re proud to introduce our newest Women’s collection, Boston Road.
28 Jan 2019
California big wave charger Wilem Banks paddles during an XXL Mavericks swell in December 2018, and records his stats with the SearchGPS 2.
16 Jan 2019
It’s sad to say but the holiday season has officially ended. For the younger ones out there it’s time to hit the books and get back to the classroom… here’s the Top 5 necessities everyone needs for back-to-school in January.
2 Jan 2019
Enter here to win a ski /snow trip at Saint Gervais Mont Blanc (France) for you and your best mate, along with a $2000 flight voucher!
1 Jan 2019
How was your 2018? Did you surf as much as you wanted to? This guy did… and he’s got a secret weapon that could change your surfing life forever…
21 Nov 2018
Welcome to Mirage 2018, the Ultimate Surfer’s Bikini. By combining our knowledge of surfing and technical fabrics, we’ve created a range of swimwear that in unparalleled in performance.
9 Nov 2018
It’s no secret that when the waves are pumping and sun is shining you’ll find us outside, in our bikini’s. Every. Single. Time.
11 Oct 2018
The Premium Surf Essentials One-Piece, the Hanalei Bay Bandeau and more! Find out what’s trending with Cosmo this summer…
10 Oct 2018
High leg, cheeky cut, bandeau, moulded cups… the options are endless with bikinis! Here, surfer Rosy Hodge breaks down what type of bikinis will fit your body the best.
4 Oct 2018
It’s bright, it’s bold, it’s subtle, it’s simple, and it’s everything you want it to be. This is #MyBikini.
20 Sep 2018
The next evolution in surf watch technology has arrived. The SearchGPS 2 can track every tide, swell, wind and wave, features a smaller and sleeker design and comes with all-new functions.
13 Sep 2018
Enter here for the chance to win a week stay at the lush Uluwatu Surf Villas for you and up to four friends, along with a $2000 flight voucher!
29 Aug 2018
Developed with a new level of innovation and technology, this is the Heat Seeker. It’s our warmest Flashbomb ever, and it’s about to change the wetsuit game.
21 Aug 2018
Welcome to the land of boardshorts and bikinis, non-stop waves and empty lineups. Welcome to Made For Waves, Maldives.
20 Jul 2018
Spring has sprung and it’s time to freshen up the closet… here are the 6 most important items to pick up before temperatures start to rise.
6 Jul 2018
We’ve teamed up with Mt Buller to give you and a mate a double pass to the mountain. You could be heading up to the Victorian slopes with a two-day pass and ready to shred in no time.
28 Jun 2018
Where to snowboard and ski in Mt Hotham, accommodation in Mt Hotham, how to get to Mt Hotham and more… from beginner to expert.
7 Jun 2018
What better way to get excited for the 2018 season than with a double pass to Perisher Resort.
31 May 2018
The best wetsuits for women this winter, as told by The Mermaid Society.
17 May 2018
Hear what Crewsy has to say about our top-of-the-line rubber as he surfs his way around the Tasmanian coast in autumn.
14 May 2018
Designed by the legend himself, Mason Ho’s new Rockies boardshort is a must-have for the summer months.
27 Mar 2018
It’s the best time of the year… it’s getting colder and we’re headed into the Easter Long Weekend… cheering at the Rip Curl Pro
16 Mar 2018
Every woman’s closet needs a seasonal update... To give you a head start we’ve pulled together our five favourite must-haves for every gal this autumn.
9 Mar 2018
The essentials for every guy who’s taking the trip up to the Gold Coast. This year we asked him to give us his top five essentials when he’s packing for a trip to the Gold Coast
26 Feb 2018
Whether it's riding a wakeboard or a wakeskate, Daniel Grant is regarded as the best.
15 Feb 2018
The 3x World Champ picks his favourite items from our newest range.
2 Feb 2018
As he packs his bag for the biggest event of the year, these are his must-haves. As you’re reading this, Nate Johnstone is plowing through fresh pow in Japan...
15 Dec 2017
Off to the mountains? Shop online at Rip Curl Australia for an exclusive range of snow gear: ski jackets, snowboard pants and more. Free shipping orders over $75.
12 Dec 2017
We’re not sure if there’s anyone who spends more time in their bikinis than our surf team!
10 Nov 2017
Your fool proof guide to choosing the right bikini cut this summer.
6 Nov 2017
Meet the brand new shorts that Mick Fanning, Matt Wilkinson, Gabriel Medina and the gang will be getting tubed in this summer.
13 Oct 2017
Hilarious dispatches from an island paradise in the Pacific. What IS the essential bikini? How much cheek is TOO much cheek? Cups, or NO cups?
23 Aug 2017
Father’s Day is just around the corner and, if you’re anything like us, you’re scrambling to find the perfect gift.
4 Aug 2017
Taken straight from our latest Search trip, La Puesta del Sol, these are your must have items in the snow.
16 Jul 2017
Mick Fanning and Jeffrey’s Bay… it’s a relationship unlike any other. They’ve had ups, they’ve had downs… but the more you go through together, the closer you get at the end of it all...
23 Jun 2017
And, of course, we couldn’t resist asking a few questions about Fiji. Here at Rip Curl we make this little thing called the Search GPS – a watch that tracks your time in the surf...
21 Jun 2017
Garut Widiarta is about to face the biggest test of his year – the Rip Curl Cup Padang Padang – and this is his training.
9 Jun 2017
Behold, our guide to everything you’ll need to experience the Rip Curl Cup done right. Because even if you can’t win the comp, you should still be winning at The Cup.
4 May 2017
What every surfer needs to get through the shoulder season. Summer has officially come and gone, and before the offshore winter swells start rolling through, we’ve got a bit of time up our sleeves.
3 May 2017
So, how fast did Mick actually go? How many waves did he catch? Luckily, MF was wearing his SearchGPS Surf Watch during his afternoon session and well, the stats are.... eye opening!
28 Apr 2017
Tried and tested by Mick Fanning, Mason Ho and your pals at Stab.
29 Mar 2017
Easter is fast approaching, and with it, The Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach. In just a few weeks the classic sounds of ACDC’s Hells Bells will be blasting from the speakers in the Winki carpark, as surf...
27 Mar 2017
A wetsuit born out of the desire to feel comfortable going anywhere, anytime – Searching for waves in the coldest and most remote parts of the world.
24 Mar 2017
Everyone dreams about doing it, but very few actually make it happen – the cold-water surf trip. Here are the top 10 things you can't go without on The Search.
5 Mar 2017
When Mick Fanning decided to take a well-deserved sabbatical from the World Tour, we sat down and started planning trips. Where did Mick want to go...
3 Mar 2017
Live by the tide, surf by the tide. It’s a simple part of life and surfing, but it’s so, so important.
9 Feb 2017
The concept for the GPS watch actually came about thousands of miles from the surf.
8 Feb 2017
While he was staying at the Rip Curl Pipeline house, we thought we’d open up his bag and see what’s inside
7 Feb 2017
Let us introduce RFID PROTECH, technology that actually protects your personal information.
30 Dec 2016
Is your New Year's Resolution to catch more waves, surf for longer or increase your speed? Check this year's standout performancers and get inspired for what's possible in 2017!
20 Dec 2016
Matt Wilkinson knows how to pack. After all, he’s on the road for 10 out of 12 months of every year…
15 Dec 2016
Packing for the snow is no easy feat – you’ve got to remember socks, boots, shoes, jackets, gloves, goggles and beanies, not to mention all the basics.
15 Dec 2016
The sun is shining, the water is warm and the BBQs are hot – it’s safe to say that we’ve made it through the winter and have finally arrived at the best time of year. Summer.
8 Dec 2016
Although it might make for a great yarn, surfing in a bikini that wasn’t actually MADE for the surf, kind of sucks. Almost every female surfer has a similar story...
7 Dec 2016
Recently our good pals over at Cosmopolitan asked if they could take a look at our latest swimwear range. And of course, being the fashion gurus that they are, we happily obliged.
7 Dec 2016
VaporCool technology is built to keep you cool. Lightweight and moisture-wicking fabrics keep you dry and comfortable. Keep cool. Keep dry. Keep searching.
7 Dec 2016
We’re standing on the beach of a remote island in Indonesia. It’s 10am and the sun is beating down in full force. Our eyes are squinting, our skin in feeling crispy.
6 Dec 2016
What do you get when you wake seven pro surfers up after a night out on the North Shore, and tell them they’re about to compete?
30 Nov 2016
When Rip Curl first began way back in 1969 it was just a seedling of an idea.
16 Nov 2016
What works and what doesn't, from your friends at Empire Ave.
26 Aug 2016
Rip Curl has been making wetsuits for over 40 years
1 Oct 2015
Rip Curl's SearchGPS let’s you review your surfing stats live from the lineup.
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