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A great experience for a first time surfer. Got up and stood on the board by my third try. Terry is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Freja Fredslund S
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Fantastic afternoon

Terry was brilliant with my children and I! We were all standing up on the boards within a wave or... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Brisbane, Australia
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Why Go With the Copy Cats when you can go with the original Cat himself! Terry Hannon is Byron Bay's original and most experienced surf tour operator. Receive Kool Katz World Exclusive Surfing Guarantee - Stand Up and Ride a Wave for 40 metres or WE...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great experience for a first time surfer. Got up and stood on the board by my third try. Terry is super patience and has more than 25 years experience doing this. Wetsuits and boards are really used, which is great because then you don't...More

Thank Freja Fredslund S
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Terry was brilliant with my children and I! We were all standing up on the boards within a wave or two. Sensational spot The Serpentine, a glorious afternoon and a small group too. Best value, great instruction and would recommend to anyone willing to give...More

Thank sandstrim
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

What a sensational day learning to surf with an amazing bloke! If your going to try out surfing don’t look anywhere else! Pick up and drop off all equipment included this is the best company around and the owner is a dead set legend! Best...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Me and a friend paid $49 each for our lessons,wetsuit and board hire. Terry picked us up at our campsite and drove us to a nice quiet beach. There were only 3 of us in the lesson which was better as it meant we had...More

Thank emmajaneevans1
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic few hours learning to surf. Dave was an excellent instructor. Very friendly and relaxed. Equipment isn't in the best condition but for the price you pay you can't complain! Would highly recommend to those on a budget!

1  Thank exploring_david
Reviewed 18 May 2018

I had an amazing day surfing with Kool Katz, I was picked up from my campsite bang on time and after a short ride to the beach we were kitted up with wetsuits, and boards! We then ran through some essential safety training and got...More

Thank Jacob F
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Terry is very friendly and keeps an eye on every Person in the lesson. Even though youre not getting it Terry is very Patient and he and his surfteachers help you till you get it.

Thank leoetges
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Had the best day surfing with terry and Dave! It was very fun but also professional. We had previous surf lessons in The Philippines a couple months before and could barely stand up on the board, but Dave made sure we were up and surfing...More

Thank Ryan F
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Tez and Dave are a great team who make surfing easy! Our whole family loved our first time out on the waves! Everything we needed was there- boards, wetsuits and expertise. Tez knows how to teach for everyone, from our enthusiastic young adults to unsure...More

1  Thank Jackson F
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Surf lessons with Terry were super fun. He's the real deal. He had everyone in the class up and riding the waves on day one -- little waves, big boards, but perfect for beginners to learn technique and gain confidence.

1  Thank Tannis B
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