As the high season comes to a close, and guests return home to Christmas madness, the Aura cog keeps on turning. Aura is undergoing its annual facelift, with building renovations, even comfier furniture such as new beds and couches, boat and bike overhaul, new surf hut and chill areas, gardens, the list goes on, basically a facelift that would make Cher look like a rookie.
Despite this time of year being the ” low season ” there has been no shortage of waves, with many of our breaks still serving up the goods. There are still perfect days, with clear skies, glassy waves and not another surfer for hundreds of miles.
We thought we would take a minute to show you the standout sessions of each month, give you a feel for whats on offer and get you psyched for 2013.
My intention is to give a digital voice to the obvious and resonating protest in Mentawai.
Jack inhabits a world where a compact format from a long gone analogue age rules supreme.
A tight little edit of California road tripping. Good news for us surf fans.
The world title race has never been so open.
Conor Maguire is The Winter Session champ, as voted for by the panel of 36 shortlisted surfers.