Pinnacles North Telo Surf Reports


April 12, 2023

With clean conditions and a consistent run of small to moderate swell … if you ever needed proof that April is a sweet month for surfers of ALL experience levels to have an excellent time and surf themselves into a stupor out here at Pinnacles North Telo – well – meet our “Trip 3” guest group…

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February 14, 2023

It’s happening! Superguides Wobby and Dingo and crew are already back in residence, refurbishments of lodges and boats are practically done, and as for the Indian Ocean swell machine – well it never really shut down over the “quiet season” – but that’s another story. OK. So here’s how the ’23 season is shaping up for…

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November 11, 2022

A special season draws to an end! So… one last hurrah before we draw the curtain down on our Telo adventures for a few months. And there’s no better way to wind down a spectacular season than with a bunch of absolute champions coming to visit. As happens this time of year, we had some cloudy…

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October 23, 2022

Catching up with MANY happy wave riders. Hey look, we’re super careful not to bombard your email inbox too often, so it’s been a while between broadcasts. Maybe too long. Let’s cast back to three recent trips. Trip one: Finals Season. Mid-September saw a bunch of Sydney frothers join us. Rivalries ran high as the…

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October 3, 2022

A pic-heavy, word-light roll-call of  recent salty adventures. Fernando Berdegue Junior. Fernando just come in hot from partying in Bali  and was keen to score some waves! Just like his father, he was getting all the sets and definitely got wave of the day when the Right was firing. He also took big risks at Dislocators…

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February 29, 2020

We couldn’t ask for a better way to ease back into the swing of things than have the delightful company of this cruisy and awesome foursome here at Pinnacles. Oliver and Susan Maudiere. These guys hail from San Francisco. (Olly’s from France originally, Sue’s from Ohio). Olivier picked up surfing pretty late – aged 36…

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October 15, 2019

As the Indo Season supposedly winds down, clever humans come to Pinnacles to gorge on empty lineups and head-high sessions. And if there’s a birthday to be celebrated along the way, so much the better! Let’s meet this mellow bunch of champions. David Sykes, Perry Harrison and Gary Coots. A tight-knit trio of New-South-Welshmen. David…

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September 1, 2019

Two solid hits of South West swell ensured an abundance of waves for our three guests this last trip. Let’s meet ’em: Meghan Connelly and partner Kirk Foster. A super friendly and easy-going husband and wife team, out here celebrating their tenth wedding anniversary. Based in Florida and both working in anaesthesiology, these guys live…

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August 28, 2019

…with Rob Machado and Friends World’s happiest Surfer, Rip Zinger, paddles back out after another Best Wave Of His Life and screams “Someone call the ambulance! I’ve just shredded my brains out”. Fellow guests Chris, Jacques, Kim, Leslie, Renee and host Rob Machado can’t help but laugh. Rip’s stoke is infectious and contagious, and is…

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August 11, 2019

Pinnacles hosted the first of our 2019 Shape Escapes, with Gold Coast legend foam-mower Murray Bourton shaping a custom board for several of our guests. No better way to test out a new sled than in glassy indo lineups with your shaper on the shoulder taking notes. Let’s meet our crew. Dave McPherson, Coffs Harbour…

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