Phil Jarratt

The Wonder Years # 16 – Jacko The Conqueror

The Wonder Years # 16 – Jacko The Conqueror

What went down on the big day at Queenscliff Bombie, June 6,1961. 31 Aug 2017
 Wetsuit Wars and Bell-bottom long johns.

Wetsuit Wars and Bell-bottom long johns.

Phil Jarratt reflects on the nascent phase of the surf suit. 10 Aug 2017
 The Masochists:  Wonder Years #12

The Masochists: Wonder Years #12

How much did Bruce Raymond get paid to wipeout in 'Big Wednesday'? 29 Jun 2017
The First Freesurfer – Wonder Years # 11

The First Freesurfer – Wonder Years # 11

Long before Dane there was Wayne. 9 Jun 2017
Reno: Wonder Years # 9

Reno: Wonder Years # 9

Pint-sized dynamo with a ruthless competitive streak and an eye for design innovation. 2 Jun 2017
Remembering The Year of Living Dangerously

Remembering The Year of Living Dangerously

Surfers have always gone to Bali looking for sparkling barrels, but pull back the curtain and you’ll find a much darker past. 25 May 2017
The Wonder Years # 8  Senor Lopez

The Wonder Years # 8 Senor Lopez

It's not easy to get an audience with Mr Pipeline 17 May 2017
Ian ‘Kanga’ Cairns – Pro surfing’s original power surfer

Ian ‘Kanga’ Cairns – Pro surfing’s original power surfer

Number ‘10’ from Phil Jarratt’s 'Wonder Years' Series. 21 Apr 2017
The Wonder Years – The Grom Endures

The Wonder Years – The Grom Endures

Former Tracks editor, Phil Jarratt, reflects on surfing's salad days. 5 Jan 2017
The Wonder Years – Surfing’s Ultimate Outlaw

The Wonder Years – Surfing’s Ultimate Outlaw

Former Tracks editor, Phil Jarratt, reflects on surfing's salad days. 2 Jan 2017
The Wonder Years - Spitting The Dummy

The Wonder Years - Spitting The Dummy

Former Tracks editor, Phil Jarratt, reflects on surfing's salad days. 27 Dec 2016
Bunker Down (January 1977)

Bunker Down (January 1977)

Former Tracks editor, Phil Jarratt, reflects on surfing's salad days. 21 Dec 2016
The Nude Tracks Cover

The Nude Tracks Cover

Former Tracks editor, Phil Jarratt, reflects on the day Rabbit Bartholomew and Paul Neilson let it all hang out. 7 Oct 2016
Surfing's Ultimate Outlaw

Surfing's Ultimate Outlaw

Former Tracks Editor, Phil Jarratt, reflects on surfing's salad days. 2 Sep 2015
Frying the Freak Flag in Bali

Frying the Freak Flag in Bali

Less is more at the Deus Fish Fry. 29 May 2015
Kelly: What’ll He Do Next?

Kelly: What’ll He Do Next?

When the moment finally comes, don’t expect a master in the art of living to disappear off our radar. 6 May 2015
The Myth of the Obnoxious Brazilian

The Myth of the Obnoxious Brazilian

You know what they say about people in glass houses? 16 Apr 2015
Hipster Film-makers Take the Edge off Noosa’s Stoke

Hipster Film-makers Take the Edge off Noosa’s Stoke

Get out of my shot, bro. 14 Apr 2015
And Now For Something Really Offensive – An Apology

And Now For Something Really Offensive – An Apology

Phil Jarratt comments on Noa Deane's controversial acceptance speech at the Surfer Poll awards. 8 Jan 2015
Remembering Magoo

Remembering Magoo

The man who wanted to surf forever. 1 Dec 2014