Present and maintain the culture of surfing, as an expression, art and lifestyle. Ensure that the festival reflects the values and creative culture of the Byron Bay region and community.
Create a platform that brings together both surfers and those interested in surfing in a celebration of local, national and international surf culture. To showcase, educate and support the surf culture that we love and live, to grow and evolve, an ultimately, to move towards a more sustainable and regenerative industry and lifestyle... and have a good time doing it!
Founded in 2010 the Annual Byron Bay Surf Festival is a non-competitive event focusing on surf culture - highlighting creativity, innovation, environment and sustainability.
The 3 day event is a fusion of 'Surf Culture Now', featuring approximately 20 different free and ticketed events including; surf sessions, surfboards, art, shaping, design, music, film, yoga, environment, markets, fashion, presentations, demo's, literature, history, food, and on the Sunday don't miss the famous Freestyle&Stoke surf sessions and the Hunters&Collectors show and demo day along the pristine foreshores of the dreamy Wategos Beach. read more