Top 5 things to consider when travelling solo
The more you travel as a single female traveller, the broader your view of the world becomes and as a result the more confidence you develop as you travel. Added to that is an ever increasing group of friends you can’t help but make, from all over the world. If that all sounds a little […]
Bad habits to overcome to take your surfing to the next level
When improving your surfing and moving from beginner to intermediate surfer, the hardest part is often to let go of bad habits you picked up when you started surfing. These bad habits might not have posed much of an issue for you as a beginner, surfing small and already broken waves, but are preventing you […]
Andi’s surf journey since learning to surf with us in Byron Bay
We have many amazing women joining our trips, and there are always a few that stand out and who’s story is an inspiration to us all: to keep dreaming and that it’s never too late to start that thing you’d always dreamed off! Andi, one of our Byron Ladies Surf Getaways participants is one […]
What does Plastic Free July mean for surfers?
A lot, hopefully! As surfers, we love spending time in nature, enjoy pristine beaches, and getting away from civilisation. Finding those pristine beaches is getting harder though, and places that used to be a paradise getaway, like Bali, become more known for its polluted beaches than the remaining few pristine ones. Our 5 tips to […]
A week in the life – on our women’s surf trips
What to expect on a Ladies Surf Getaway? The locations and resorts we select provide us with so many options in terms of surf breaks for different conditions and other water and land-based activities, it’s hard to get a feeling for what to expect simply by listing all the activities! So what does a week […]
Meet the locals: Lore, Mademoiselle of the sea
How good is it that the times where you had to choose between fashion or function in surfwear are over! With the large numbers of talented female surfers in Byron, there’s plenty of great local women’s surf fashion around town: from bikinis that stay on in the surf, surf leggings to colourful wetsuits – that […]
Our Surf Getaways Surf Coaches’ tips on how make sure surfing stays fun!
We all know that moment, when we lose our surf stoke a little, because we got frustrated with not progressing fast enough, or got out of the swing of surfing regularly since having a family. Surf coaching is about more than just teaching surf techniques and manoeuvres. It is just as much about coaching the […]
Happy International Women’s Day!
A day to celebrate women on waves, our surf heroes A day to celebrate the women who came before us, to help build the world we live in where women in sports get a fair(-er) chance, and girls can increasingly be who and what they want to be. In many places in the world we […]
All I want for Christmas… Last minute Christmas gift guide – for women who surf
Christmas is here, and even though we’ve all decided not to leave the Christmas shopping too late, here we are… with 2 days to go… A woman who surfs really only wants one thing for Christmas: waves! Since that is, unfortunately, one of the few things money can’t buy (unless you could build her a […]
“Cheer up, slow down, chill out” when surfing in Byron Bay
Our first Byron Ladies Surf Getaway Over ten years ago we, Jenny & Serena, planted an idea, a dream to work together doing what we love and supporting girls and women in the ocean, in our ‘Ladies Surf Getaways’. And where better than in our backyard Byron Bay, perfect for all levels of surfing and […]