Margaret River Wineries win SurfAid Cup in WA

09 Apr 2014



The Margaret River Wineries team has won the SurfAid Cup in Western Australia with a last-second ride in solid six foot (two metre) surf.

The MR Wineries scored 51.90 to narrowly defeat HSF aka the “Bar” Boys (51.80), with Macquarie WA third (42.67) and defending champions CineAds fourth (36.77). MadFish Wines and Grace Farm’s Finest finished equal 5th, while Caporn Young and Property Construction Nuts were equal 7th.

The eight teams raised $84,000 for SurfAid and Caporn Young (Jono Cullen, Todd Bennett, Jeremy Bower and Justin Wallace) won the fundraising trophy by collecting $17,500. ...read more



09 Apr 2014

Margaret River Wineries win SurfAid Cup in WA



The Margaret River Wineries team has won the SurfAid Cup in Western Australia with a last-second ride in solid six foot (two metre) surf.

The MR Wineries scored 51.90 to narrowly defeat HSF aka the “Bar” Boys (51.80), with Macquarie WA third (42.67) and defending champions CineAds fourth (36.77). MadFish Wines and Grace Farm’s Finest finished equal 5th, while Caporn Young and Property Construction Nuts were equal 7th.

The eight teams raised $84,000 for SurfAid and Caporn Young (Jono Cullen, Todd Bennett, Jeremy Bower and Justin Wallace) won the fundraising trophy by collecting $17,500. ...read more

Dr Dave Jenkins at TEDxManly

12 Mar 2014



SurfAid is pleased to share with you a talk - Do something that matters - that our founder, Dr Dave Jenkins, gave at the recent TEDxManly...read more



12 Mar 2014

Dr Dave Jenkins at TEDxManly



SurfAid is pleased to share with you a talk - Do something that matters - that our founder, Dr Dave Jenkins, gave at the recent TEDxManly...read more

Top pros rev up for SurfAid Cup Margaret River

07 Mar 2014



Top pros on the ASP World Championship Tour are lining up to compete in the SurfAid Cup, which will be held in conjunction with the Drug Aware Margaret River Pro, Western Australia.

This will be the third SurfAid Cup in Margaret River proudly supported by Surfing WA. Eight teams are aiming to raise $40,000 for SurfAid, and the event will be held on Sunday 6 April 2014 at Surfers Point.  ...read more



07 Mar 2014

Top pros rev up for SurfAid Cup Margaret River



Top pros on the ASP World Championship Tour are lining up to compete in the SurfAid Cup, which will be held in conjunction with the Drug Aware Margaret River Pro, Western Australia.

This will be the third SurfAid Cup in Margaret River proudly supported by Surfing WA. Eight teams are aiming to raise $40,000 for SurfAid, and the event will be held on Sunday 6 April 2014 at Surfers Point.  ...read more

SurfAid Announces Merger with Sumba Foundation Australia

06 Mar 2014



SurfAid and Sumba Foundation Australia are proud to announce a merger of the two charities.

Sumba Foundation Australia has been delivering health projects, clean water and a better quality of life to the Sumbanese people, while respecting and preserving their fragile culture and traditions.

Joining these two organisations, which have compatible missions, will strengthen the delivery of programs in the field. ...read more



06 Mar 2014

SurfAid Announces Merger with Sumba Foundation Australia



SurfAid and Sumba Foundation Australia are proud to announce a merger of the two charities.

Sumba Foundation Australia has been delivering health projects, clean water and a better quality of life to the Sumbanese people, while respecting and preserving their fragile culture and traditions.

Joining these two organisations, which have compatible missions, will strengthen the delivery of programs in the field. ...read more

SurfAid Receives Australian Government Accreditation

05 Mar 2014



SurfAid is proud to announce that it has received non-government organisation (NGO) accreditation from the Australian Government’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT).

SurfAid was founded in 2000 to work in the Mentawai Islands, off West Sumatra, Indonesia, but has expanded its field operations to Nias, the Telo and Banyak islands off Sumatra, as well as Sumbawa and Sumba in eastern Indonesia, and was involved in the recent emergency response to Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. ...read more



05 Mar 2014

SurfAid Receives Australian Government Accreditation



SurfAid is proud to announce that it has received non-government organisation (NGO) accreditation from the Australian Government’s Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT).

SurfAid was founded in 2000 to work in the Mentawai Islands, off West Sumatra, Indonesia, but has expanded its field operations to Nias, the Telo and Banyak islands off Sumatra, as well as Sumbawa and Sumba in eastern Indonesia, and was involved in the recent emergency response to Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. ...read more

Council Boardriders win Michilis SurfAid Cup Newcastle

03 Mar 2014



Newcastle City Council Boardriders have won the Michilis SurfAid Cup in half-metre (two foot) surf at Dixon Park, Newcastle, with 16 corporate teams raising $52,000 for humanitarian organisation SurfAid.

Beilby Consulting won the fundraising trophy by collecting more than $7,000 and their East Coast manager, Ben Hainsworth, who is also a committee member of the Hunter Business Boardriders, said they were delighted to support SurfAid. “It’s an awesome reflection of local community support for international humanitarian initiatives and we are very proud to be able to help,” Hainsworth said. ...read more



03 Mar 2014

Council Boardriders win Michilis SurfAid Cup Newcastle



Newcastle City Council Boardriders have won the Michilis SurfAid Cup in half-metre (two foot) surf at Dixon Park, Newcastle, with 16 corporate teams raising $52,000 for humanitarian organisation SurfAid.

Beilby Consulting won the fundraising trophy by collecting more than $7,000 and their East Coast manager, Ben Hainsworth, who is also a committee member of the Hunter Business Boardriders, said they were delighted to support SurfAid. “It’s an awesome reflection of local community support for international humanitarian initiatives and we are very proud to be able to help,” Hainsworth said. ...read more

Surf'N'Turf

27 Feb 2014



All JND proudly presents Surf'N'Turf -  a celebration of music and surf culture, now in its 3rd year at the laid back North Freo Bowling Club on Sat 8 March 2014. ...read more



27 Feb 2014

Surf'N'Turf



All JND proudly presents Surf'N'Turf -  a celebration of music and surf culture, now in its 3rd year at the laid back North Freo Bowling Club on Sat 8 March 2014. ...read more

Key achievements of the past year

29 Nov 2013



“We have faced many challenging conditions together with the communities in the past year,” Wuijts said. “But a lack of roads, land tenure complications and severe flooding will not stand in our way to bring positive change to remote communities. We are proud and humbled by the many results we were able to achieve together.” ...read more



29 Nov 2013

Key achievements of the past year



“We have faced many challenging conditions together with the communities in the past year,” Wuijts said. “But a lack of roads, land tenure complications and severe flooding will not stand in our way to bring positive change to remote communities. We are proud and humbled by the many results we were able to achieve together.” ...read more

SurfAid launches Philippines appeal in wake of Typhoon Haiyan

22 Nov 2013



SurfAid has launched an appeal to assist the Filipino people in the wake of the devastating Typhoon Haiyan, known locally as Yolanda. Billabong and the Quiksilver Foundation have already pledged $5,000 each. Both were lead donors in the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004, which was SurfAid’s first emergency response after being established in 2000.

The Philippines Government estimates that the super typhoon has affected more than 13 million people (including 5.4 million children), and 4.4 million people have been displaced from their homes by one of the strongest storms ever to make landfall. ...read more



22 Nov 2013

SurfAid launches Philippines appeal in wake of Typhoon Haiyan



SurfAid has launched an appeal to assist the Filipino people in the wake of the devastating Typhoon Haiyan, known locally as Yolanda. Billabong and the Quiksilver Foundation have already pledged $5,000 each. Both were lead donors in the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004, which was SurfAid’s first emergency response after being established in 2000.

The Philippines Government estimates that the super typhoon has affected more than 13 million people (including 5.4 million children), and 4.4 million people have been displaced from their homes by one of the strongest storms ever to make landfall. ...read more

Surfing Lawyers win OzForex SurfAid Cup

06 Nov 2013



The Surfing Lawyers have won the OzForex SurfAid Cup in one-metre surf at South Curl Curl, on Sydney’s northern beaches, with sixteen corporate teams raising more than $180,000 for humanitarian organisation SurfAid. ...read more



06 Nov 2013

Surfing Lawyers win OzForex SurfAid Cup



The Surfing Lawyers have won the OzForex SurfAid Cup in one-metre surf at South Curl Curl, on Sydney’s northern beaches, with sixteen corporate teams raising more than $180,000 for humanitarian organisation SurfAid. ...read more

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