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Black Dog Surfing

Shop 4/5 11 Byron St, Byron Bay, New South Wales 2481, Australia
+61 2 6680 9828
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Ranked #3 of 39 activities in Byron Bay
Type: Sports Camps/ Clinics
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Sennen Cove, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014 via mobile

Awesome instructors. Highly skilled and passionate about what they do. I've seen how they operate during busy seasons and they offer a quality service throughout. With their top class coaching, equipment and personalised coach to student ratios, these guys are well worth looking up if your looking to surf in Byron Bay.

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Qingdao
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

A group 6 of us (all ages) had never surfed before, and so took the opportunity to try our luck whilst in Byron Bay. Thanks to some great reviews in Tripadvisor, we choose Black Dog Surfing, and were not disappointed. When we arrived at the store, the young lady (I'm sorry, I forgot your name) was very friendly and welcoming,... More

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Melbourne
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Friendly, helpful and patient! Tam, Chris and Dom helped us with a great two days of surfing and were very flexible with dates etc. Highly recommended

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LEAMINGTON SPA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

I would highly recommend this company and I was absolutely amazed that they got me standing up on that board and surfing! The staff at the shop are very friendly and the two instructors we had were not only friendly but hilarious, knowledgeable, patient and observant. One member of staff was better that the other but I won't name names.... More

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

I really had the best afternoon yesterday learning to surf! I had already paid for my lesson through Wicked travel but when I got to Byron Bay the weather wasn't great and to be honest I just couldn't be bothered to get out onto the waves! I am so pleased the guys at Black Dog Surfing changed my mind, don't... More

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Karlshamn, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

Had the best time ever here, everyone were so friendly and helpful. The instructors are very professional and encouraging, and had everyone in our group standing up in no time. Tam in the shop was probably the nicest person we have ever met, extra thanks to her, Stuart and Dom, who gave us so many good advices when we were... More

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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106 reviews 106 reviews
17 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

We had two experiences with the school, both great. Our kids had a private lesson (they’d never surfed before) with Simon and I jumped in one of the group lessons (6 others). The next day, bitten by the bug, we had another private lesson with Simon and my wife joined as well. I really can’t comment about other surf schools,... More

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Hamilton, Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

This is the surf school to book! Nothing but great things to say! Super friendly instructors, quick beach lesson, lots of surf time! They make sure you catch waves, they're super patient! There is a professional photographer takin pictures to purchase at a cheap price. His work is amazing, I'm sure he'll go really far. Not one person wasn't smiling... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

I had a fantastic half day surf lesson with Black Dog Surfing. There are so many places offering lessons, but I'm very glad I went with them!! Super friendly staff, and brilliant instructors who put you at ease - they had me standing up by the second wave! Would highly recommend,

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Oslo, Norway
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30 reviews 30 reviews
3 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014 via mobile

We got a flyer in Sydney, and happened to walk pass their shop here in Byron Bay. That is a thing we will never regret, case this was a truely great day. We spent most of the time in the water, and had two surferdude instructors following us all day. Definately the thing to do in Byron Bay!!

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