STORY BY SALLY MAC We are all mermaids for one reason, mainly because we love the beach, we love the ocean, we love the waves, we love to play, laugh, slide, glide and get rolled around amongst the wild and woolly

2015 will be bigger and better in the surfing world and today we attended the launch of the 2015 Hurley Australian Open returning to Australia's iconic Manly Beach to get a glimpse into what Manly will show us on 7-15th February

This week we have seen some of the most amazing surfing ever in the Hurley BL's Blast Off presented by beecraft, held on Sydney's Northern Beaches. Kids as young as 4 and up to 14 years old, toughed out waves