Kandui Resort is undoubtedly one of the most acclaimed surf destinations in the entire world. As a result we receive a decent amount of press in both mainstream and surfing publications and websites. This page is a collection of links, stories, articles, photos, and movies that pertain to Kandui. Enjoy!
Surfline analyzes one of the best trips from the 2014 season.
10 Moments of Mind Blowing Glory from Kandui
Magic Seaweed ran this article in July, 2015. The Top 10 video moments from Kandui on what many people are referring to as the "Century Swell".
Back to the Future in the Kandui Playgrounds
Magic Seaweed is one of our fiercest supporters. They ran this article which summed up our 2013 season with a short article and the 21 best images from 2013.
The Relentless Season of Rapture
2014 was the best season we’ve ever seen. Swell after swell poured in from April to October, these are the highlights, part one of two as featured on Magic Seaweed.
The Relentless Season of Rapture Part II: Go Left
2014 was the best season we’ve ever seen. Swell after swell poured in from April to October, these are the highlights, part two of two as featured on Magic Seaweed.
Magic Seaweed ran this article in late April, 2012. Using a combination of videos and photos they offer a cool look into the waves in our area and what a trip with Billabong "Surf with a Pro" trip is like.
Magic Seaweed ran this article titled "In Season" from the perspective of our resident film guru, Justis St. John. Not surprisingly, it is full of great videos and some of the best pictures from 2011.
Article and footage on Magic Seaweed again chronicling the best swell of 2010. Again, as the title implies, the focus is now on "Lefts" and every goofyfoot’s favorite wave, Kandui.
Part Two of the same Magic Seaweed article chronicling the best swell of 2010. Like the title implies, the focus is on "Rights" and every regularfoot’s favorite wave, Rifles, is the main attraction.
An early April trip that saw phenomenal waves and beautiful weather conditions for almost an entire week. This swell had some solid Bankvaults and perfect Kandui.
Mentawai: Article from Islands Magazine
Kandui Resort hosted Islands Magazine for our only real mainstream magazine article we’ve ever participated in. The group scored fun surf and approached the trip from a pretty unique angle.
On Dry Land
This article on Surfline wrtten by Lewis Samuels introduced Kandui to the world. We are still so grateful and stoked to have Surfline’s support in our quest to become the best surf resort we can be.
Kandui Chronicles (2011)
Shane Dorian and Dave Rastovich lead a group of “Surf With A Pro” campers on an amazing trip to Kandui Resort in the Mentawais. For more information on Billabong’s “Surf With A Pro” trips go tobillabongcamps.com/surf-with-pro.
Kandui Chronicles (2010)
Transworld Surf Magazine has been one of our biggest supporters over the years. This was their second trip to Kandui alongside the first Billabong "Surf with a Pro" trip featuring Dave Rastovich and Donavan Frankenreiter.
Go There: Kandui Resort (2011)
The Who, What, When, Where, Why, and How guide to traveling to Kandui Resort courtesy of Transworld Surf Magazine. Combines a short, concise article and a few photos as well.