The Search Highlights

  • 7 days, 6 nights, One way
  • The Search ends in Byron Bay ( no return to Sydney)
  • Eight 2-hour lessons @ 7 Mile beach Gerroa
  • Tasty buffet meals including Aussie BBQs
  • 5-Day progressive surf course @ 7 Mile Beach Gerroa
  • 2-Day Free surf (no lessons) & party @ the famous Byron Bay
  • Friendly, fully qualified surf coaches @ 7 Mile beach Gerroa
  • Purpose-built Surf Camp and Beachfront Byron Bay accommodation
  • Intermediate surfers welcome
  • Free Photos & Rip Curl discounts

7 day One way Itinerary

  • Depart from Sydney on Monday at 9am
  • Spend Monday to Friday learning the essentials and improving your surfing at 7-Mile Beach Gerroa
  • Enjoy Side Bar on Friday night with your new surf mates before boarding an express overnight coach to Byron Bay. Unlimited use of our surfing equipment is supplied in Byron Bay. Put your new found skills to the test!
  • Trip finishes in Byron Bay on Sunday afternoon, NO RETURN TO SYDNEY

Surfing Lessons

Our 5-day progressive surf course at Surf Camp will have you well prepared for the waves in Byron. This course includes surfing lessons Monday – Friday and is designed for absolute beginners to intermediate surfers. We teach paddling, standing up, dropping into waves, trimming and turning.  Plus surf etiquette , Ocean knowledge & board design.

Please note: Board hire only in Byron Bay – No lessons


Spend the first 4 nights in our purpose-built Surf Camp, only meters from the beach. Here, you’ll live a laid back surfer’s lifestyle with your surf instructors. Our Surf Camp dorm accommodation is fit with a swimming pool, hot showers, hammocks, internet, laundry and cafe. Rooms are 6-7 beds.

After your time at camp, you’ll spend 2 days and 1 night surfing and partying in Byron Bay. Wake Up Hostel Byron Bay is right next to the beach. Facilities include self contained kitchen, internet, TV, games room and more.


All meals are included Monday- Friday @ Surf Camp. We know that surfing makes you hungry, and we provide plentiful, tasty and healthy meals to meet your appetite. Vegetarian and Vegan options are also available. For any other special dietary requests, please contact us before booking.

Please note: One breakfast and one dinner is provided in Byron Bay.

Surf Gear

At Surf Camp you will use our warm and comfortable Rip Curl wetsuits and custom designed beginner softboards. All equipment is current technology and in excellent condition. A full range of wetsuit and surfboard sizes are available.  SPF 30+ water resistant sunscreen is also provided.

Byron Bay board hire is included. You can even test your new skills with a selection of hardboards !


Transportation via bus or train is provided for all of your travel Sydney -> Surf Camp -> Byron Bay. Trip finishes in Byron Bay. NO RETURN TO SYDNEY

Please Note: Travel to Byron bay is overnight Friday Night


Enjoy a drink over the sunset at the local pub with ocean views, up the road from Surf Camp. Byron Bay is a haven for young travelers, popular for its vibrant nightlife. The accommodation is only a short walk from local pubs, bars and clubs. There is always plenty of quiet space for those looking for a chilled-out experience. The daily photos and videos always make for an entertaining evening.

Surf Camp Free Stuff!

  • FREE Photos & Video
  • FREE Rip Curl discounts