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Fingal Head Learn-to-Surf Day Trip from the Gold Coast or Byron Bay

Highlights
  • Full-day Learn to Surf experience in Tweed Head from the Gold Coast or Byron Bay
  • Master the art of surfing with two 1.5-hour surf classes
  • Learn the basics or polish up on your surf skills with an expert instructor
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Fingal Head Learn-to-Surf Day Trip from the Gold Coast or Byron Bay
From USD 94.55
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Fingal Head Learn-to-Surf Day Trip from the Gold Coast or Byron Bay
From USD 94.55
Overview
Take to the waves at one of Australia’s most beautiful beaches on this full-day surfing adventure from the Gold Coast or Byron Bay. Master the basics or brush up on your skills with the help of an expert instructor, then put it all into practice on the beaches of the Tweed Coast. This intensive learn to surf experience includes two 1.5-hour lessons, round-trip transfers, lunch at Fingal Head Lighthouse and professional souvenir photos.
What to Expect
Hop aboard for your minibus transfer at 8:45am (Gold Coast) or 9am (Byron Bay) and soak up the scenery on the short drive to Fingal Head. After meeting your instructor, spend time getting familiar with the equipment and learning about ocean safety and surf etiquette, before heading out to the beach. Begin your first lesson on the beach, where you’ll master basic positions and learn how to stand up on the board. Once you’re ready, head into the sea to try out your skills on some real waves!

Break for lunch at the nearby Fingal Lighthouse and look out over the ocean as you tuck into a healthy lunch. You might even spot a pod of dolphins playing in the waters below. After lunch and some free time to stroll the sands and enjoy the magnificent views, get ready for your second surf class. Depending on your ability, this is the time to catch your first wave, improve the skills you learned in your first lesson or challenge yourself to some bigger waves. Be sure to strike some poses for the tour photographer along the way!

After an action-packed day of surfing, jump back in the minivan for the return journey and arrive back at around 4:30pm.

Please note: All surf lessons are run by a fully accredited surf coach and are available for beginner through to advanced levels. Wetsuits, rash vests and hard and soft boards are all available on arrival.
Reviews (14)
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Reviewed 4 days ago
My kids got to stand up and ride a wave . Wow for me and them.

Well worth it. Jason and Sebastian ,the instructors, showed great passion, skill, perseverance and patience to help My fledgling surfing kids. The professional photographer is a beautiful lady too. Can't control Mother Nature and even though cloudy windy and cool for summer and surf not...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Viaespresso
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Amazing day

My partner and I had never surfed before but Jody and the other instructors made it a very fun and enjoyable first experience. Also caught some mean waves! 10/10 would do again! Highly recommend to anyone regardless of prior surfing experience.

Thank renatopitesa
Reviewed 6 days ago
Kids Absolutely loved it!

I booked two of my 4 kids in for a four day lesson and they couldn't wait to get there each day. They loved the instructors and the surfing so much I have to go and buy some surfboards now. Thanks guys for the wonderful...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank philgame
Reviewed 28 September 2018
Fantastic Fun day out

Billy & Josh had a fantastic day learning to surf with Jody the Team whilst on holiday at Burleigh heads. It was so well organised and the boys had heaps of fun with the group. They really enjoyed the day and would definitely do it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank thedayos
Reviewed 19 September 2018
Awesome Experience

These guys are great they offer day trips from the gold coast and take you to some of the most beautiful beaches we have here on the coast and they made sure we wer not thrown in with the crowds we had our own area...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Tamara A
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