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Itinerary
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.
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Fingal Head Lighthouse
Australian Surfing Adventures
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.
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
  • Enjoy lunch with an ocean view at the Fingal Head Lighthouse
  • All equipment and full instruction provided: suitable for all skill levels
  • Great-value tour includes lunch and round-trip transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Small-group classes ensure you receive personal attention from your instructor
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Learn to Surf! Truly!

I feel so fortunate to have been able to be instructed by Jodie to surf. His 100% positive attitude is just the tip of the iceberg. He is very accomodating, knowledgeable, funny and most importantly keen to make sure everyone has a great time safely....More

1  Thank Rielly K
Reviewed July 8, 2018
Full Day Surf Lessons

This was such a great time! The day included a yoga warm up, 2 hour surf lesson in the morning, then lunch break and boomerang throwing lesson, then an addition 2 hour lesson. The surf board, wetsuit, and rash guard were included, as well as...More

1  Thank aubreywaechter
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile
First experience at surfing, loved every minute of it...

The company is amazing, and was really accommodating. We were staying in the Gold Coast and wanted to try surfing, so found a voucher. We phoned before buying to make sure they'd be ok with the date we wanted, and they were, so we bought...More

1  Thank JanWard85
Reviewed April 7, 2018
Great Surf

Good surfing instructor for beginners and great spot for surf!! Start with a short yoga and then surf for almost 1 and half hours in the sea. Instructors are good at telling you which pose is best for you to surf and also help all...More

1  Thank 顥文 陳
Reviewed April 2, 2018
My family and I did a surf lesson and we all left feeling really inspired and wanting to keep surfing.

Such a great experience for my family and I. I have 3 young boys and we all ended up standing up and leaving the lesson inspired. The instructors were so patient and kind with us all and wouldn't give up until we were all standing....More

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