Phil Jarratt

THE ISLAND OF THE GODS

THE ISLAND OF THE GODS

Memories of Phil Jarrat’s first trip to Bali in 1975. 9 Jan 2018
The Politics of Surf

The Politics of Surf

Phil Jarratt reflects on Nat Young's foray into politics. 4 Jan 2018
Over Under Sideways Down

Over Under Sideways Down

When does an underground surfer become a mainstream hero? 29 Dec 2017
Masters and Apprentices

Masters and Apprentices

‘On Any Morning’, Anything Could Happen. 28 Dec 2017
The Leg Rope

The Leg Rope

Tying up the loose ends on a revolutionary invention. 19 Dec 2017
UPDATE| The New WSL Structure

UPDATE| The New WSL Structure

The walls have ears that hear pretty damn well. 23 Oct 2017
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