Australia Surfing Adventure

Active, Sydney to Byron Bay

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Tour description provided by G Adventures

Like peanut butter and jelly, Australia and surfing were meant to be enjoyed together, and you probably won’t find another Australian tour with more surfing than this one. In just eight days, you’ll explore Coogee Beach, Bondi Beach, Byron Bay, and even a secret surf spot along the way. Enjoy a visit to the Bondi Surf Life Saver Club, an evening barbecue, a visit to an Aboriginal cultural centre, and four included surfing lessons. Whether you were born with a surfboard in hand or have never been in the ocean, you belong here.

What’s included

  • Your Hands-On Moment: Surfing Lesson, Spot X Your Hands-On Moment: Surfing Lesson Your Hands-On Moment: Surfing Lesson, Byron Bay
  • Coastal walk from Coogee Beach to Bondi Beach
  • Bondi Surf Bathers' Life Saving Club visit
  • Aussie sundowner barbecue
  • Three nights at a remote surf camp
  • "Pick to plate" organic farm lunch experience (Byron Bay)
  • Beach time in Byron Bay
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities


  • Take a picturesque coastal walk from coogee beach to bondi beach
  • Savour an aussie barbecue
  • Hit the waves with four included surf lessons
  • Visit an aboriginal cultural centre


Day 1 Sydney There are no planned activities during the day, so check into the hotel and explore the city. If you arrive early enough, head down to the harbour's edge to 'The Rocks' historic area and the Opera House. Additional Notes: Want to start your Down Under adventure with an adrenaline rush? Add the 'Sydney Adrenaline Bundle' or 'Sydney Bridge Climb' extra to your tour. Get an incredible view of the iconic Sydney Harbour from the top of the Harbour Bridge, then zip through the waterways on a jet boat ride if you book the 'Adrenaline Bundle'. PLEASE NOTE: If booking either of these extras, a pre-night in Sydney is highly recommended as the Bridge Climb starts early in the morning on Day 1. Included Activities: Arrival Day and Welcome Meeting
Day 2 Sydney Set off on a picturesque coastal walk from Coogee Beach to Bondi Beach, taking in sweeping views of cliffs, bays, and beaches. Enjoy a visit to the historical Bondi Surf Bathers' Life Saving Club after the walk and opt to enjoy a well-deserved cool beverage. Included Activities: Coogee Beach to Bondi Beach Coastal Walk Bondi Surf Life Saving Club Visit
Day 3 Sydney/Spot X (1D) Hit the road and head up the coast. It will be a long driving day, but the end destination will not disappoint. Enjoy an Aussie barbecue near beach-style accommodation with the calming sound of waves nearby. Included Activities: Beach Barbecue Transport: Private Vehicle (7.00 hour(s))
Day 4 Spot X (1B, 1L, 1D) Get ready to hit the waves with an included morning surf lesson at a secret surf spot perfect for newbies, beginners and those looking to hone their skills. Later, sit down and talk to a local surfer about surf culture in Australia. Free afternoon for hammock-lounging, beach volleyball, or more surfing. Included Activities: Surfing Lesson Surfboard/Wet Suit Rental Surf History Discussion
Day 5 Spot X (1B, 1L, 1D) Start off the day right with another included surf lesson. After lunch, visit a local Aboriginal cultural centre. Included Activities: Surfing Lesson Surfboard/Wet Suit Rental Aboriginal Cultural Centre Visit
Day 6 Spot X/Byron Bay (1B) Stop off at a great surf spot for an included surf lesson on the way up the coast to the old hippie town of Byron Bay. Free afternoon to check out town or walk along the path to Cape Byron Lighthouse, the most easterly point of mainland Australia. Included Activities: Surfing Lesson Transport: Private Vehicle (3.00 hour(s))
Day 7 Byron Bay (1L) Get out in the surf with a final included lesson and coaching from a surf instructor. After a solid session in the waves, enjoy some organic goodness with an urban garden "pick to plate" lunch experience. Included Activities: Surfing Lesson Pick-to-Plate Lunch
Day 8 Byron Bay Depart at any time. Additional Notes: Byron Bay is located approximately one hour from the Gold Coast airport and two hours from the Brisbane airport. Included Activities: Departure Day