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Australia Surf Camp

Beginner difficulty
Maximum 20 participants
Breakfast included

This listing has one of the 10 most popular offers available in Australia

Surf development courses are the ultimate learn-to-surf experiences. During your time at the camp, you will be totally focused on improving your technical skills, ocean experience, ocean awareness, and fitness, and living the life of a surfer will become the main priority. Mojosurf Australia's aim is to challenge and coach you through various levels of your development and get you well on your way to becoming a surfer.

Meet the instructors


  • All equipment provided
  • 3 fitness sessions weekly
  • 2 surf theory lessons per week
  • 5 practical surf development lessons per week
  • 30 nights accommodation
  • 1 meal is provided daily
  • Ground transportation

Skill level

  • Beginner
  • Intermediate


30 days with instruction
Group size: Maximum of 20 participants
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  • Dining area
  • Kitchen
  • Lounge
  • Bicycle rental
  • Board rental
  • Free bicycle
  • Tour assistance

The Arts Factory Lodge encapsulates the social fabric that defined the cultural revolution of the ’70s, stuck in a time capsule the Arts Factory has sustained the cultural spirit that Byron was built upon. The unique sub-tropical oasis was the location setting for the feature film The Inbetweeners and is popular for fashion shoots, if you’re lucky you might just find yourself in the background!

The hippie character of this hostel draws you in with many bookings to stay one night then find themselves leaving months or years later. It’s a cultural vortex with enriching workshops where you’ll learn to make and play a didgeridoo, bush tucker lessons, and jewelry-making sessions.

The Byron Bay Mojosurf Academy Camp is located at Arts Factory Lodge and has all the facilities you would need including:

  • 24-hour reception
  • Communal kitchen
  • Free luggage storage
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Travel shop
  • Swimming pool
  • BBQ
  • Cafe
  • Campsite
  • Laundry facilities
  • Onsite parking
  • Volleyball court

Tuesday Nights

Every Tuesday night in the Arts Factory a whole host of talented individuals perform, ranging from musicians, right through to comedians and mime artists. The Arts Factory is only a 10-minute walk into the center of Byron Bay town where there is a plethora of nightlife and additional activities to choose from.

Shuttle Bus

There is a free Arts Factory shuttle bus running people from the main bus stop, located in the center of town, right to the front door of the hostel, where you check in to the Mojosurf Academy Camp.


Course lessons

  • Live the dream to develop the skills to become a qualified surf instructor
  • Develop your surfing with 5x weekly practical surf development lessons
  • Get to know the nitty-gritty with 2x weekly surf theory lessons
  • Learn how to read a wave with ocean safety and awareness lessons
  • Gain your confidence with lessons provided by highly qualified and experienced instructors
  • Get in shape with 4x fitness sessions every week
  • Improve week on week with video analysis sessions
  • All equipment provided (purchasing your own wetsuit recommended)

About your surf academy leaders

Each Mojo Instructor is a fully accredited surf instructor equipped with their Level 1 Surfing Instructor Qualification, First Aid Certificate, Ocean Safety Certificate and Working with Children Check. The staff includes coaches from world-ranked WSL (World Surf League) competitors, to legendary life-long watermen (and ladies!). Even our younger crew have years of coaching and surfing experience under their belts and they all have one thing in common; they love to surf and share it with the world.

Following a Surf Academy Instructor program nothing is missed, the instructors will take you through each step of becoming a surfer and then, a surf instructor. Safety, learning, and fun are all paramount for you and they pride themselves on being the pioneers of the Academy Program in Australia. They have been introducing people to surfing and the ocean for over 20 years and even now, no one does it quite like them!

Day 1

Your surf course begins with comfortable complimentary transfers from Sydney, Ballina, Coolangatta, or Brisbane. When you arrive in Byron Bay, the Academy Leader will meet you at the bus stop and bring you to the Arts Factory Lodge to check into your dedicated Academy Camp, explore the location, socialize and meet your new crew.

Depending on where you are coming from you will have a meal included that day and then an orientation session. You are then free to head to the beach, explore the town of Byron or just relax for the evening.

Days 2 to 30: A Typical Week in Byron Bay

Begin each day with a tasty breaky available from 7 a.m. at the Arts Factory Cafe. Then head off on your surf lesson with Mojo’s elite instructors who will take you to the break of the day to begin your surf lesson. Arriving back at camp around 11 a.m. you can then chill out, head to the beach, or grab some lunch in town.

From 3 p.m.-5 p.m. Monday to Friday you will have a theory lesson or fitness classes. After 5 p.m. you are free to head into town for a multiple choice of dining venues, grab something tasty from the Arts Factory Cafe or cook yourself dinner using the kitchen facilities of the camp.

Day 31: Depart Spot X Surf Camp

It’s see ya later, not goodbye! After 31 Days at the Byron Bay Camp you leave a surf legend, or why not extend and stay on, become an instructor too! You can then catch your included transport back to Sydney or Brisbane, or stay on in Byron Bay and keep living the dream. Yew!

Weekly Schedule

Mondays: Surf Fitness

Start the day with your surf development practical lesson. Surf fitness includes either swimming training in a local pool or ocean-based fitness when conditions permit. This allows Mojosurf to give you direct ocean safety experience and awareness as well as practice negotiating ocean-based swimming.

Tuesdays: Surf Theory Lesson

Start the day with your surf development practical lesson. Participate in a surf theory lesson where you will be taught all things surfing, such as; ocean awareness, surf etiquette, and even surfboard repair.

Wednesdays: Fitness Session and Bonus Theory Lesson

Start the day with your surf development practical lesson. Each Wednesday, 3-month instructor students have a bonus theory lesson where they are taught all the essential skills to become awesome surf instructors. After which the whole Academy crew will take part in circuit training to strengthen the core muscle groups essential to surfing.

Thursdays: Flexibility Session and Time To Chill

Start the day with your surf development practical lesson. Thursday afternoon is time to chill with a relaxing yoga-style surf flexibility session to relax your muscles after a hard week of surfing and to calm your mind with some chilled vibes.

Fridays: Weekly Video Analysis

Start the day with your surf development practical lesson. Fridays involve video analysis with a qualified instructor, arguably the best weapon in the coaching arsenal, to help improve your surfing and see exactly what you need to work on.

Saturdays and Sundays: Up To You

The weekends are all yours! You can chill out, surf, hang out with friends or go visit some of the sights and scenes the local area has to offer. This is also a good time to practice and hone those developing skills and be ready for the week to come!




A short five-minute walk into town you’ll find pristine beaches, street buskers, and eclectic bars.



  • Hiking
  • Horse riding
  • Kayaking
  • Swimming
  • Swimming pool (outdoor)
  • Table tennis
  • Volleyball court


  • Barbeque facilities
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen
  • Lounge


  • Bicycle rental
  • Board rental
  • Free bicycle
  • Tour assistance


One daily meal is provided. There is a snack shop available during the day. In addition, you are also able to utilize kitchen facilities available at the surf camp at your leisure.

The following meals are included:

  • Breakfast
  • Drinks

The following drinks are included:

  • Water
  • Coffee
  • Tea

The following dietary requirement(s) are served and/or catered for:

  • Vegetarian
  • Gluten Free
If you have special dietary requirements it's a good idea to communicate it to the organiser when making a reservation

Things to do (optional)

Hinterland Tour

Mojosurf Australia recommends booking their "Hinterland Tour" with your Mojosurf guide. This tour explores the hinterland around Byron Bay.

Other activities

Students have the weekends off to give them the opportunity for R&R as well as the chance to practice their surf skills and explore the local area. With Byron Bay at your fingertips, there is plenty to do including, hiking, kayaking, horse riding, skydiving, and hot air ballooning, not to mention the multitude of eateries and bespoke artisans around every corner!

Extra activities

For downtime you can just chill by the pool, relax in a hammock, or even join in a game of table tennis, pool, basketball, or volleyball. It is also only a 10-minute walk into town which is ideal for exploring all the sights and relaxing on the beach. There are numerous other activities and workshops around the camp including Didgeridoo making, African drumming as well as the famous Bush Tucker walk and bracelet making with Cockatoo Paul.

What's included

  • 30 nights accommodation
  • 1 meal daily
  • 5 weekly practical surf development lessons
  • 2 weekly surf theory lessons
  • Lessons by highly qualified and experienced instructors
  • 3 fitness sessions weekly
  • All equipment provided
  • Return transport from Sydney or Brisbane to Byron Bay
  • Weekends off to explore the surrounds
  • Xpression sessions
  • Beach activities

What's not included

  • Sunscreen
  • Beach towel
  • Alcohol
  • Flights
  • Meals other than provided

How to get there

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Arrival by airplane

Please book your flight to arrive at Brisbane Airport (BNE), Sydney Airport (SYD), or Ballina Byron Gateway Airport (BNK). Mojosurf Australia offers transfers from Sydney, Byron, or Brisbane to Spot X. You will depart on Mondays, Wednesdays, or Fridays. In Byron Bay, it is from 11:00 a.m. DST or 10:00 a.m. non-DST from the main bus stop, Jonson St.

Cancellation Policy

  • A reservation requires a deposit of 100% of the total price.
  • The deposit is non-refundable, if the booking is cancelled.

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