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We’ve done the research for you

Creating your very own idyllic getaway in beautiful Byron Bay for your small group or family has never been easier. Surf Getaways has done the research for you. This will enable you the luxury of designing your holiday with the comfort of knowing that it will be hassle free and custom made by locals to capture the best of Byron Bay. Let us know when you are coming, what you would like to do, your accommodation requirements and we will do the rest.

Surf Getaways coaches Jenny Boggis and Serena Adams have over 60 years of intimate Byron Bay knowledge between them and have teamed up with Byron Bay’s most respected and experienced tour and activity providers to enable you to explore and experience as much as you would like at the pace of your choosing. Surf Getaways can tailor make the ultimate Byron Bay holiday with any combination of activities to satisfy every traveller. Explore the numerous options below and contact us with your enquiry or for more information.


Surf Getaways has hand-picked Byron Bay’s best accommodation options to suit all requirements and budgets. We can organise Luxury, Deluxe or Affordable accommodation types including houses, apartments, villas and resorts. Combine your accommodation preference with your desired location including Absolute Beach Front, Close to Town, Hinterland or Escape options. Please feel free to contact us to discuss what would best suit your wishes and needs!

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Surfing Experiences

Surf Getaways coaching sessions deliver an accelerated coaching experience aimed at maximising your individual surfing potential. Whether you have little or no surfing experience, or are highly experienced, our proven coaching programs ensure immediate and continuing improvement for all surfers regardless of age or ability. Led by two of Australia’s most experienced and respected female surf coaches, Jenny Boggis and Serena Adams, you will receive the best coaching, mentoring and guidance available.

The Deluxe Small Group surfing program combines personalised in-water and on-beach technical instructions with high performance video and sports software analysis following your surfing session. Sessions are run with a minimum of 2 Surfing Australia accredited and experienced surfing coaches. Suitable for groups of 3-10 of all ages, levels and abilities. Larger groups can be catered for on request. Duration approximately 3 ½ hours.

If you have ever wanted to try your hand at surfing or you’re still at the early stages of learning, then the Learn to Surf Private Session may be a great fit for you. Suitable for individuals or groups of up to 8 of all ages. Larger groups can be catered for on request. Duration approximately 2 ½ hours.

If you would love to see some rapid improvement in your surfing level then the Private High Performance Sessions will provide you with the level of specialised coaching usually reserved for the professionals. Suitable for everyone from aspiring professionals to the occasional surfer and for individuals or small groups of up to 7. Suitable for all ages with duration approximately 3 ½ hours.

The spectacular coastal scenery of Byron Bay and surrounds contain numerous world class surfing gems to satisfy the most intrepid of surfers. As with any surfing location, local knowledge is everything. Understanding the intricacies of wind, swell and tidal combinations is guaranteed to provide you with the best chance of scoring great waves on your visit to the region. Our highly experienced local female surf guides will find the best daily conditions for your group and show you some of the beautiful surfing locations that Byron Bay, Lennox Head and Ballina are famous for.

Your Surf Getaways guides are also highly qualified and experienced coaches who are able to provide you with information and tips to rapidly improve your surfing technique and ability. If you would like your surf guided sessions to be videoed we can also arrange this for you upon booking.

Ocean Experiences

Surf Getaways will give you every opportunity to immerse yourself in the majesty of the Pacific Ocean. A diverse range of pursuits and pleasures to satisfy every ocean enthusiast regardless of age or ability are available. Whether you prefer to experience from above, in or below the water you will not be disappointed.

Enjoy an adventure to the magnificent Julian Rocks Marine Reserve and experience the beauty and diversity of this stunning sanctuary. Enjoy the exhilaration that comes with the unique opportunity of getting up close to turtles, dolphins, rays and fish of every size and colour imaginable. With a range of options available for the experienced and novice alike, you will be accompanied by highly experienced guides who will look after your every need.
Byron Bay’s beautiful waters have become internationally recognised as a scuba diving highlight. With numerous dive spots available you will find a colourful marine haven filled with fascinating and spectacular creatures and scenery. Regardless of if you have never dived or are an experienced proponent, we will find you the perfect fit to satisfy your wishes.
What better way to experience Byron Bay than kayaking among dolphins, whales and turtles in the clear blue waters of the Cape Byron Marine Park. Learn about the unique local history and indigenous culture from a team of highly qualified professionals who will lead you on a journey around Australia’s most easterly point. River kayaking tours also available.
Take advantage of the opportunity to experience up close and personal one of the world’s most incredible and spectacular migrations. You will enjoy a fascinating and personalised trip with local experts to experience this truly awe inspiring encounter. Your safety and comfort will be assured as you explore the Cape Byron Marine Park with the most experienced local operators.

Adventure Experiences

Byron Bay and the surrounding landscape form the perfect canvas for any adventure experience regardless of the level of adrenalin you require. Surf Getaways can offer every visitor a unique adventure experience which will enable you a unique opportunity to explore the region’s beauty. Choose from a wide range of transport options and satisfy your adventure desires.

Discover remote trails or stunning sands of the Byron Bay region with a mountain biking adventure. Choose from a range of guided options that will provide you with the transport to experience rarely seen natural landscapes of this mountain biking playground. Tour options from 2-5hrs.
Whether it’s a first ever lesson, getting back in the saddle, a stunning beach ride or a hinterland trail adventure  we can find the right horse riding experience for you and your group.
Come and take the flight of a lifetime with professional helicopter pilots who love showcasing the unique beauty that Byron Bay, Ballina and the greater northern rivers has to offer. Picturesque rainforest, miles of sandy beaches and Marine life, such as dolphins, rays and turtles are commonly sighted, while during the winter months, humpback whales can be seen as they migrate north.
Enjoy the beauty and tranquillity of the Brunswick River with this 2.5 hr Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) experience with a Surfing Australia accredited SUP instructor. Includes transport and all equipment.

Nature & Sightseeing

The Byron Bay region supports some of the most diverse and unique plant and animal species amongst a landscape shaped perfectly over millennia. The natural beauty and ancient culture are available for anyone who wishes to add a natural discovery element to their getaway. From the cute and cuddly to the awe inspiring, choose from a range of options to explore the breathtaking scenery of one of the richest biodiversity regions in Australia.

The Byron Hinterland is filled with ancient forests and cascading falls that highlight this beautiful landscape. We can find you the perfect option to enable you to experience these majestic rainforests regardless of your fitness level.
Enjoy a guided tour with local experts through lush green rainforest and across clifftops with stunning ocean and hinterland views. Wander through the shade of bangalow palms and ancient burrawangs, across kangaroo grasslands and picturesque beaches, all the way up to Cape Byron Lighthouse. Here you will experience the best view in Australia and the best vantage point to spot dolphins, turtles or whales. This is one of the best ways to spend a couple of hours in Byron Bay!
Join local experts who will guide you on a dusk till dark wildlife spotting tour. You will be immersed in the spectacular beauty of the Byron Hinterland to enjoy a truly unique and fascinating nature experience. See kangaroos, wallabies, koalas and possums in their natural environment and learn about their ecology.
Enjoy the beauty and tranquillity of the Brunswick River during this Stand Up Paddleboard (SUP) Session. Glide between mangrove forests with accredited SUP instructors and experience the unique flora and fauna that makes this estuary one of the beautiful hidden treasures of the region. Includes transport and all equipment.

Health & Wellbeing

Embrace the opportunity of a Byron Bay holiday to give yourself the special treatment that you deserve. With a variety of health and wellbeing experiences available, you will have every chance to treat yourself with a physical indulgence that will rejuvenate the body and soul.

Surround yourself with luxury in a beautiful rainforest setting and treat yourself to some personal indulgence. With a choice of Day Spas and treatments available, spend an hour or a day experiencing a wide range of beauty options.
In the privacy of your own setting, enjoy a personalised yoga lesson to either limber up for your surfing sessions, improve your body balance, or continue with your usual yoga routine. Highly experienced and extremely knowledgeable Yoga Instructors can come to you.
If the thought of leaving your accommodation seems like too much effort, arrange for the best mobile massage and beauty treatment specialists to come to you. Relax and unwind in the comfort and setting of your choosing. Reinvigorate the body and treat yourself to something special.
Invigorate the body from the inside out and choose from an amazing range of juice cleansing options and programs whilst you stay in Byron Bay. Discover delicious flavours that will both elevate your wellness and energise the body.


Byron Bay is fast becoming a food lover’s paradise. It is an area blessed with plentiful local produce from both land and sea, and an amazing fusion of tastes from around the world. From healthy to indulgent, you will have no shortage of delightful delicacies and different cuisine experiences to choose from during your getaway.

Walking food tours showcase the very best cuisine that Byron Bay and its hinterland have to offer. A range of gourmet food tour options will take you on a culinary journey of food, drink and produce that will satisfy even the most discerning taste.
Learn a new skill or expand your kitchen repertoire in a private lesson with your friends or family. You will be sure to pick up some impressive culinary tricks and have a fun and engaging cooking experience.
With the fertile soils of the Byron Bay region delivering some spectacular produce, there is no better way for your palette to experience the best ‘paddock to plate’ the tastes of Byron. With experienced guides able to impart their knowledge, you will enjoy a fun and informative tour.

Other Services

Surf Getaways Byron Bay will do everything that we can to make your ultimate getaway a perfect reality. Whether it’s picking you up at the airport or capturing your favourite memories, we will endeavour to meet your group’s holiday wishes.

Get to your accommodation of choice safely, efficiently and in comfort with the most reliable Airport Transfer service available. With transfers available from Ballina/Byron, Gold Coast or Brisbane Airports, we can ensure your arrival and departure journeys bookend your getaway perfectly.
If you would like the autonomy of your own car whilst in Byron Bay to enable you to explore independently, we can arrange a rental service to accommodate all getaway budgets.
If you would like to capture all or part of your Byron Bay experience then professional and accommodating specialists are available to shoot your memories.


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