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It makes sense to maximise your weekend, escape the hustle & bustle of the city and experience the greatest shot of adrenaline with a surf safari. Departing Friday evening or Saturday morning you will explore Northland's most stunning locations where you'll learn to surf in uncrowded conditions. At night we'll camp in one of the many awesome campsites sharing tales of the days adventure.


Better a bad day in the water than a good day in the office.


Accommodation: 1-2 Nights camping

Food: All meals included

Surf Lessons: 4 Lessons

Equipment: Surfboard and wetsuits


Pick Up's: Whangarei, Tutukaka,

Auckland Free Pick Up for 4 of more surfers


Departs: Fri Evening / Sat Morning




Surf Tours

The O'Neill Surf Academy Surf Tours will explore remote locations where you'll experience the joy of surfing in uncrowded conditions. Riding that first wave will stay with you forever...discover the magic of the winterless North through the eyes of a surfer.


Days will be packed full chasing the best waves to surf. You'll be camping near the beach with great food, great people and great times. Not just surfing! Our surf wagon will carry lots of fun things to do, beach, soccer, volleyball, cricket, snorkelling and games. Of course you're allowed to chill and catch a few rays. Whether you're learning or an experienced surfer searching for that perfect wave, we offer different packages to suit your surf ability.


Why O'Neill Surf Academy

The true beauty behind the O'Neill Surf Academy is our mobility. Surf conditions change so we’re able to teach on nothing but the best Northland has to offer that day. We pride ourselves in operating in small groups (max 7-1) and use the best equipment to ensure you will have the best surf experience.


What to bring: Towel, sunnies, sunscreen, personal items


Transfer: We recommend Naked Bus www.nakedbus.com Whangarei: Arrives 11am / 7.35pm. Departs 6.35pm




O'Neill Surf Academy can custom design a surfing tour including specific locations, other activities and providers to make your surfing experienece one to remember. Custom Surf Tours include Surf Guide, Girls Only, Stag/Hen, Family Bonding.


Girls Only

Women only surf tours, learn to surf with friends, mix in yoga, wine trail or massage and enjoy the fruits of the beautiful north. This is the perfect excursion to reward friendships. We'll tailor a memorable getaway with lots of laughter.


Surf Guide

Experienced surfers only. Northland is the perfect surf mecca offering over 80 surf breaks on three different coasts (west, east, north). Many locations will be uncrowded reef, point, beach and river bar breaks. Being fully mobile allows us to sniff out the best waves around.



4 Days - This is the most popular surf tour! Being totally mobile allows us to experience many different beaches to test out your surfing skills, we'll be driving up the beach through streams with the opportunity to go sand tobogganing. At night we'll camp in one of the many awesome campsites. Whether you're a complete beginner or intermediate surfer this adventure is packed full so bring lots of energy.


Warning surfing may become seriously addictive.


Accommodation: 3-4 Nights camping

Food: All meals included

Surf Lessons: 7 Lessons

Equipment: Surfboard and wetsuits


Pick Up's: Whangarei, Tutukaka,

Auckland Free Pick Up for 4 of more surfers


Departs: Monday (or by arrangement)






from NZ$169



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O'Neill Surf Academy NZ

66 Te Maika Road, Ngunguru, NZ


p  09 434 3843

m 027 7344877

e  surf@oneillsurfacademy.co.nz

w  www.oneillsurfacademy.co.nz

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