Blackdog Surf School has a wide range of surf lesson packages for all ages and levels, and if you are looking for something extra, we also provide a selection of Combined Value Tours. As a local family business running since 2001, we have established close relationships with other day tour companies, allowing us to get the best discounts so you can enjoy everything Byron Bay has to offer whilst you SAVE your pennies.
Give the Gift of Surfing
This special present will go far, giving people fun memories that will last a lifetime. Select any of our surfing packages for your gift voucher, from the group lessons to private lessons. Leave a personalised message and we will email your gift card with a stunning picture of The Pass, Byron Bay in the background.
Experience The Thrill $75
1 Day ~ 3 hour group lesson. This beginner session will have you learning the basics of surfing as you catch, stand and surf a wave, and we have a guarantee, if you do not stand up, come again for FREE! We provide you with all your surfing equipment, including wetsuits, so all you need to bring is swimmers, a towel and a smile.
Master the White Wash $140
2 Days ~ 3 hour group lessons. Over your second day, you will progress to learning correct paddling technique and how to control the direction and speed of your surfboard whilst you are up and riding. Our expert coaches keep your fun and safety top priority ensuring you enjoy a true Byron surf experience that will last a life time.
Out the Back $190
3 Days ~ 3 hour group lessons. For enhanced fun and development, this three day beginners program will teach you the importance of wave selection and introduce you to the pop up. Our fully qualified instructors will have you out the back where you will be riding and turning frontside and backside on unbroken green waves.
Splendor In The Bay $290
5 Days ~ 3 hour group lessons. Further your skills with this five day progressive course as we work on refining your pop up and introduce you to the bottom hand turn and the cut back. You will learn techniques which will help build your confidence out the back to catch bigger waves and you will advance to riding a shorter soft board.
Ultimate Package $370
5 Days ~ four 3 hour group lessons + one 2 hour Private Lesson. This ultimate surf experience will boost your skills and confidence in the water and accelerate you from a beginner to an intermediate surfer. Your private lesson will have you transition from a soft board to a hard board and acquire techniques to surf independently.
Private Lessons, starting at $160
2 hour lesson with a personal instructor. This premium surf lesson ensures individual guidance that is fully focused on your needs and is perfect for children, families, beginners, intermediate surfers, and for the advanced surfer looking to refine their skills. You can come for FREE on your birthday when you book four or more people.
Corporate, Group & Team Building
Our popular group bookings are ideal for corporate, bucks and hens groups, birthday parties, schools and university groups, creating fun and safe experiences perfect for bonding and boosting morale between friends and work colleagues. The minimum required for a group is 8 people and the maximum is twenty.
Kayak Tour & Surf Lesson
Duration ~ Over 1 or 2 days including a 3 hour Kayak Tour and a 3 hour Surf Lesson. This exhilarating adventure includes a tour from Clarke’s beach to The Cape with dolphins, wilderness and morning, or afternoon, tea on a beautiful beach. If you do not see dolphins, whales or turtles, you get a FREE return trip!
Ocean Safari & Surf Lesson
Duration ~ Over 1 or 2 days including 2.5 – 3 hour Ocean Safari and a 3 hour Surf Lesson. Enjoy encounters with wildlife and dolphins upon a luxurious 20 seater vessel as a Marine Biologist takes you on an exploration of the breathtaking coastline between Byron Bay & Ballina. Free transfers are included.
Whale Watching & Surf Lesson
Duration ~ Over 1 or 2 days including 2-2.5 hour Whale Watching Tour and a 3 hour Surf Lesson. Encounter whales migrating (between May and November) past our coastline upon a luxurious 20 seater vessel with a Marine Biologist and enter the stunning Cape Byron Marine Park. Free transfers are included.
Snorkelling & Surf Lesson
Duration ~ Over 1 or 2 days including 2 hour Snorkelling and a 3 hour Surf Lesson. Julian Rocks in Byron Bay has been rated as one of the best snorkel spots in Australia! Snorkel in shallow depths where marine life is in abundance with turtles, rays, dolphins and a variety of colourful fish and crustaceans.
Sky Dive & Surf Lesson
Duration ~ Over 1 or 2 days including a Sky Dive and a 3 hour Surf Lesson. Skydive in Byron Bay for the ultimate adrenalin rush, dropping from an extreme altitude of up to 15,000ft and free falling for up to an insane 60 seconds. Videos and photo packages are available upon enquiry and free transfers are included.
Nimbin Tour & Surf Lesson
Duration ~ Over 2 days including a 6.5 hour Nimbin Tour and a 3 hour Surf Lesson. Jump aboard a psychedelic bus to the famous hippie destination and alternative lifestyle capital of Australia. You will visit several iconic destinations along the way and enjoy a gourmet lunch prepared by your tour guide.