Beaches and Surf

New South Wales is famous across the globe for being home to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. There is no better place to get some rays or to catch a wave than on the shores of New South Wales. Whether you’re a novice or an experienced veteran, the state’s coastline is sure to offer an avenue for you to surf at your own pace.

With a total of 892 beaches along its coastline, you’re bound to find just the right beach for a surfing weekend, a surfing road trip or a fun-packed beach holiday with the kids. The North Coast of New South Wales is home to several of the best surfing beaches in Australia. Long stretches of glowing white sand accompanied by perfect blue ocean currents serve as the apex of picturesque beaches.

Must do:

  1. Surf Schools
  2. North Coast Beaches
  3. South Coast Beaches
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