Kool Katz: 4hr Surfing Lesson

"Stand and ride a wave for 40 metres or your money back! That's the world exclusive guarantee given by Kool Katz Learn To Surf!''

From $49.00

Contact us for the creation of a special trip or if you have any questions about our products.


Booking Info

Open date tickets please give 5 days notice to book. All bookings MUST reconfirm 24hrs in advance. Ph:  02 66 655 169 or 0419 207 965 or from outside AU: +61 2 66 855 169


4 Hour Lessons

Exclusive Guarantee

How it works:

  • Day 1 you’ll stand up and ride waves of at least 40 metres
  • Day 2 you’ll learn to do small turns. You choose the days and session times to suit.


  •  Exclusive surfing guarantee
  •  Free use of all equipment
  •  Free pick up from your accommodation in Byron Bay or Lennox Head
  • One-on-one coaching assistance in & out of the water
  • Free discount food vouchers to use in Byron

Bring: Swimmers, Towel, Sunscreen, Drinks and Snacks.

Why Surf with Kool Katz?

Original and Best

Kool Katz is owned and run by Byron’s original and most experienced surf tour operator, Terry Hannon. Terry began the surf school phenomenon in Byron in 1993 when he opened the bay’s first learn to surf tour. It’s popularity soon caught on drawing thousands of backpackers to Byron. In the rush to learn to surf, other schools soon opened, but it is Terry who is the original surf guru and still the only operator with the experience and confidence to back his exclusive guarantee.

Steve Irwin of Surf

Terry is widely acclaimed by you as the “Steve Irwin (Crocodile Hunter) of learn to surf” for his infectious passion, upbeat humour and Aussie charm. He promises to deliver you the results you have come to demand with plenty of laughs and fun along the way!

Best Equipment

Kool Katz has the biggest size range of safe, Softboards of any surf school on the north coast. That means we are better able to match your height and body type with the most suitable equipment, guaranteeing you the best results! We also distinguish ourselves by offering our clients a choice between long or short wetsuits and or rash vests.

Exclusive Beaches

Kool Katz has north of Byron shire and Ballina shire licences giving us the widest choice of locations of any surf school for the types of conditions that can prevail. So, forget the bustle of Byron’s busy beaches! We take you on a 20-minutes scenic coastal tour to pristine beaches and uncrowded waves. We surf Brunswick Heads, Lennox Head and Flat Rock beaches. On a big swell don’t be discouraged! Kool Katz commands exclusive rights to the wind and swell protected inlets of Shaws Bay in East Ballina. Here you’ll discover surfing perfection and ride waves that go forever. Shaws Bay has some of the best and safest learning waves on the east coast of Australia.

“When you learn to surf with the Kool Katz, you always land on your feet!”


Daily tours at 9:5AM and 2:15PM

All year round

Coronavirus COVID-19: Les mesures pour adapter votre voyage

La crise du coronavirus COVID-19 a continué à s'étendre au cours des derniers jours. De nombreux états ont adopté des mesures strictes pour ralentir le rythme d'expansion de l'épidémie, telles que des contraintes à la circulation des voyageurs en fermant leurs frontières.

Pour vous aider à adapter votre voyage à la situation sanitaire, nous avons mis en place des mesures exceptionnelles.

Si vous souhaitez modifier ou annuler votre voyage, merci d’envoyer un email sur l’adresse suivante: [email protected]

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