Byron Bay Half Day Surfing Lesson

Highlights & inclusions

A dose of true Aussie life
Passionate and experienced instructors
Wetsuit and surfboard provided
Take epic surfing memories with you!
Highly skilled, fun and friendly instructors
Pristine beaches
or 4 payments of $19.75 with more info
Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to experience

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Tue, Jul 23, 2024

What you can expect

Get picked up from the town centre or from your (selected) accommodation, meet your surf coaches, listen to some cool tunes and head down to the beach. The coaches will select the best beach for learning depending on the conditions that day (they have the widest selection of beaches).

During your surfing lesson your instructor will be in the water with you, helping with correct paddling techniques, teaching you how to catch waves and how to turn, and talking about wave selection and understanding the elements of the ocean. You will also learn about surf safety and awareness. The instructors go through thorough in-house performance assessment and training sessions on a regular basis and are hand-picked for their passion and enthusiasm for surfing. Great instructors make a world of difference! During your half-day surfing lesson you will get a taste of what it's like to live the life of a surfer as you cruise around in your group in search of pristine, uncrowded beaches! After your lesson you can to check out your surf photos and then get transferred back to your pick up location.

Come and catch some waves, have a laugh, make some new friends and experience some of Australia's unspoiled coastline with this four hour surf adventure!!


What you need to know

  • Highly skilled, fun and friendly instructors
  • Pristine beaches
  • Surfboard and wetsuit
  • Learn about surf safety and awareness
  • Return transport from Byron Bay
Operating Hours
  • This experience operates seven days a week
  • Not available Christmas Day and New Year's Day
  • Surfing lessons run morning and afternoon
  • 80 Jonson St, Byron Bay NSW 2481, Australia
  • Pick up can be from either Arts Factory Lodge, Backpackers Inn, Main Bus Stop, Jonson Street, Cape Byron Lodge, Beaches Tourist Park, Lennox Head SLSC car park, Crystal Brook, Glen Villa or BP in Suffolk Park. Please arrange pick up time and location directly with experience provider.
Departure Location
  • This experience departs from Byron Bay, NSW. Beach location depends on day.
  • This experience departs from Byron Bay, NSW. Beach location depends on day.
Additional Information
  • Guidelines:
  • Participants must be able to swim at least 50m unassisted. Surfing lessons are suitable for beginner to intermediate surfers
  • The minimum age is 15 years old to participate in a group lesson
  • Weather:
  • In the event of lockdown, rain or inclement weather your experience may be cancelled. You will be contacted by the experience provider and rescheduled.
  • Dress Code:
  • Bring swimmers and a towel, sunscreen and a small amount of cash. Valuables should be left at home. Wetsuits and rash guards will be provided.
  • Other Info:
  • You need to sign a waiver prior to participating in this experience. Wetsuits and rash guards will be provided, as will surfboards. Easy-to-ride learner boards are available for beginners.
  • Numbers on the day:
  • The price quoted is for one person. There will be a maximum of 20 people in the group with a ratio of eight students to one instructor.
Cancellation Policy
  • Change your booking up to 7 days before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 7 days of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience

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