Australias's Most Popular Watersports Website
Started in 1997, Seabreeze.com.au officially became Australia's most popular Watersports Website in 2007, and has been each year since. Thank you for your continued support!
(Results audited yearly by Experian)

The rumours are true!

If you heard that we're ocean junkies, we admit it. We can't get enough of being in or on the water. What drives you? A howling 30 knots, a solid 6 foot swell, or maybe a complete glass off so you can drop a line in?

We share your passion and this site was setup for you & I. Do you want to know the conditions right now, and what the wind & waves are going to do? So do I!

Apart from weather, you'll find busy forums, news, how-to articles, classifieds, events and more, to keep you informed and getting out doing your sport.

Testiment to our commitment to serving ocean junkies, Seabreeze is the #1 choice of Kitesurfers, Stand Up Paddlers, Windsurfers, and Surfers/Longboarders. We are honoured to host the most popular watersports forums/2nd hand listings for each of these sports - more ocean crazed addicts than any other site in Australia! - an honour & a privelige - thanks crew!

Latest Watersport News

Aaron Hadlow's back on top of the VKWC podium for the first time in years, and his mum has just decided to sew up some handbags out of his old kites!
While the rest of Australia froths over new product releases for 2016, Keahi De Aboitiz has already done some extensive testing of the new JP surfboards, and if this video is anything to go by - they surf alright.
If you're looking for the perfect lifestyle business and the perfect location? Look no further!!
Two months after giving birth to her first child, Tobias, Beth Hamilton has posted a photo on social media of her going for a surf, but it hasn't all been praise.
This weekend in the northern suburbs of Brisbane, Stand Up Paddlers from all over QLD battled their way across a wind-chopped bay in pursuit of the state title.
It's certainly that time of year! Airush this week released their 2016 line of kiteboarding equipment, featuring a new technology they're calling it the Dyneema Load Frame.
Right now, there's twelve yachts embarking on a 'round the world journey of a lifetime. The crews, have no prior sailing experience, and the yachts, are 70 foot racing thoroughbreds designed exclusively for the race.
Elayna & Riley are two young Aussies who bought a yacht called La Vagabonde in Italy, and are sailing around the world. Along the way, and to fund their trip, they're making highly entertaining video blogs to document their adventure, and this episode was
Latest kitesurfing news from WAKSA
With a week full of decent wind in the Whitsundays, racing is getting a little heated at Audi Hamilton Island Race Week. None more so than the Multihull division!
Mixed results for Bundy members
After an early release back in July, Fanatic SUP have just broken the banks and flooded their website with some seriously cool new toys, just in time for spring!
Have you ever been walking along the pontoons at your local marina, and wondered what's swimming around under there?
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Windiest places in Australia:
QueenslandGOLD COAST SEAWAY28 knots, NW
QueenslandHAMILTON ISLAND25 knots, NW
QueenslandRUNDLE ISLAND23 knots, N
TasmaniaKING ISLAND23 knots, SSW
QueenslandBUNDABERG AIRPORT22 knots, N
VictoriaSOUTH CHANNEL ISLAND21 knots, SSW
VictoriaGABO ISLAND21 knots, SW

Windless places in Australia:
Western AustraliaMANDURAH3 knots, N
Western AustraliaBUNBURY3 knots, N
Western AustraliaHILLARYS3 knots, NNE
New South WalesSCOTLAND ISLAND3 knots, E
Western AustraliaGERALDTON OFFSHORE4 knots, SW
New South WalesMERIMBULA4 knots, NW
Western AustraliaBUSSELTON JETTY5 knots, NE
Win a trip to Cocos Islands

Seabreeze competitions & results...

Wow! We've given away over $65,000 of prizes given away so far - the last being a $3000 holiday to the Cocos Islands. Plenty more competitions to come, to keep everything interesting & fun!

Ever wondered where to find the results for a competitions? Just look under the "News" menu, and click the Competitions item.

Click to browse past competition entries, and the winners.

News & How-To's

Every week we have fresh news for many sports, and how-to articles to get your improving...

View the Latest News... or View our "How To" Library...
Want to be told when the conditions are right?
Set up Wind & Wave SMS Alerts...
Got an iPhone?
Try the Seabreeze iPhone Weather App in iTunes

Used / 2nd Hand Watersports Gear - The Seabreeze Buy & Sell

The classifieds have been helping watersports junkies trade gear for over 10 years, with an easy to use and trusted listing service. Simple to use, you can list for free, or invest in a premium photo listing for maximum exposure.

Easily Australia's largest and most popular listings of Kitesurfing Kites & Boards, , SUP Boards, Surfboards, and Windsurfing equiment...

View the Seabreeze Buy & Sell...

Sailing, Boating, Fishing or Surfing?

Welcome! You've now found the site that will get your out on the water in the best conditions, more often.

No more wasted trips to the beach to check the weather!

For over ten years, it's been our pleasure to provide the tools needed to get out on the ocean the day when conditions are perfect.

Seabreeze.com.au really has been built by hardcore water enthusiasts. We've tweaked every feature of the site to make it as easy as possible to use - our goals it to get you out doing what you want to be doing, more often and having more fun!

Kitesurfing / Kiteboarding

Developed in the late 90's, a kitesurfer (or 'kiteboarder') uses a board (often with foot-straps), and is pulled across the water by a powerful kite. Once powered up, there is no limit to fun that can be had kitesurfing! From cruising and carving on flat water, to massive jumps and tricks through to wave riding. Riders are pushing the boundaries in the surf using strapless surfboards - true testament to their skill of controlling a powerful kite whilst ripping up the wave.

Kitesurfing has exploded in popularity due to the small amount of equipment required, and the huge wide wind range of modern kites. When the sport was first developed, the kites were quite lethal and fatalities were recorded. Through advances in control systems and kite design, modern day kites are far safer and the sport more accessible than ever before.

Seabreeze.com.au is Australia's #1 portal for kitesurfing - see it all at:
  * Australia's most popular Kitesurfing Forum,
  * Australia's biggest offering of Kiteboarding Gear here.   
  * Latest kiteboarding News,
  * Listing of all Australian Kitesurfing Events and,
  * Articles to improve your kiteboarding!

Windsurfing

Developed in the 70's, windsurfing uses a board, usually two to five meters long and powered by a sail. The rig is connected to the board by a free-rotating flexible joint called the Universal Joint (U-Joint). Unlike a rudder-steered sailboat, a windsurfer is steered by the tilting and rotating of the mast and sail as well as tilting and carving the board.

A windsurfer can perform jumps, inverted loops, spinning maneuvers, and other "freestyle" moves. Windsurfers were the first to ride the world's largest waves, such as Jaws on the island of Maui, and, with very few exceptions, it was not until the advent of tow-in surfing that waves of that size became accessible to surfers.

Windsurfing includes speed sailing, slalom, course racing, wave sailing, superX, and freestyle as distinct disciplines.

Seabreeze.com.au is Australia's #1 portal for windsurfing - see it all at:
  * Australia's most popular Windsurfing Forum,
       (& home to all state association windsurfing forums)
  * Australia's biggest offering of Windsurfing equipment
  * Latest Windsurfing News,
  * Listing of all Australian Windsurfing Events and,

Stand Up Paddle (SUP)

The first stand up paddle boards emerged in Waikiki in the early 1950s. It's taken over 50 years for it to appear as the latest emerging sport with thousands grabbing a paddle for the first time, every day.

All you need is a board and a paddle and you're off having fun. Apart from the excellent fitness obtained by SUP (sure beats treadmills and stationary bikes), it gets you out in the elements, having fun and experiencing adventure.

From a relaxing cruise around the river to hard core big wave riding, Stand Up Paddle is accessible to everybody.

 *  Visit Australia's most popular Stand Up Paddle forum
 *  Check the Stand Up Paddle photo gallery
 *  Read a full article on the history of SUP here..,

You can also rapidly reach Standup Paddle content via our new portal - standuppaddle.net.au
It's true, many people mispell or misstype "seabreeze" - we've seen seabreaze, seebreeze, seabreez and more. For all these typing mistakes there's only one spelling that'll get you on the water more often - seabreeze.com.au!