Rip Curl Newcastle Cup

Rip Curl Newcastle Cup

1-11 April, Merewether Beach


The World Surf League is coming to Newcastle!

This April, the best surfers from across the globe will converge on Merewether Beach to launch the Australian leg of the world pro surfing tour. 

Who's coming?


Newcastle will play home to 19/20 of the top surfers in the world including; John John Florence, Gabriel Medina, Italo Ferreira, Jordy Smith and Aussie legends Ryan Callinan, Julian Wilson and Jack Freestone.

Mens Draw


Aussie favourites Sally Fitzgibbons, Steph Gilmore and Tyler Wright will join local hero Phillipa Anderson plus international stars Carissa Moore, Tatiana Weston-Webb and Lakey Peterson. 

Womens Draw

Watch the action

Merewether Beach

Entry to Merewether Beach to watch the live action of the World Surfing League will be limited to 3,000/day to align with COVID restrictions. Tickets available via Ticketek

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