Torquay Surf Beach
20th January 2018
Do you love long days at the beach? Surfing, yoga, live acoustic by the sea and marine adventures? Are you passionate about protecting our marine environment and reducing your impact?Come visit our team of surfers, environmentalists and ocean lovers as we Surf for the Sea this summer!
Surf for the Sea is an exciting new Free event dedicated promoting a shared passion for protecting the Surf Coasts incredible marine and coastal environment, plastic-free living, a healthy, sustainable lifestyle and ocean adventures. Check out all the amazing free activities we will be holding and stop by to explore our interactive reduce, reuse, recycle setup! With something for everyone 🙂
FREE SURF LESSONS
Lesson 1 | 9:00am (arrive 8:45)
Lesson 2 | 10:30 (arrive 10:15)
A passion for protecting the worlds marine environment is best born out of a love for exploring it. That's why we are excited to offer you, no matter how young, old, tall or short, experienced or beginner the opportunity to take to the waves on Torquay's iconic surf beach, made possible by local Sea Earth Adventures. Two lessons will be run, first in best dressed will receive one of the limited spots. Please arrive at the Surf for the Sea tent 15 minutes before kick off time, equipment is supplied & prepare yourself for some epic wipeouts and plenty of smiles 🙂 We have limited capacity per class, so please arrive early to secure your spot.
Sea Earth Adventures will also be giving out discounts for an awesome second lesson!
FREE YOGA CLASS
Time: 2pm to 3pm
Time to bend, stretch, dip and dive with the amazing Traveling Yogis. Come join us for a Free yoga class overlooking the beautiful Torquay Surf beach run by talented Micha Tomadin, Surf Coast local and owner of The Traveling Yogis. There's nothing like enjoying the pristine beautify of sand, salt and sun while stretching out those surf muscles.
Bring along a yoga mat if you have one, or just grab your beach towel jump
MUSIC GIG | PATRICK CAMPBELL
Time: 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm
Barefoot, Salty and Sea Side talented surfer, musical artist and Surf Coast local Patrick Campell will be joining the Surf for the Sea team for a Set in the Sun. Bring your beach towel, enjoy a Free Acoustic Gig on Torquay Surf Beach and explore our interactive Reduce - Reuse - Recycle setup. Full of beautiful eco creations, products and how to tips.
BEACH CLEAN UP WALK
3:30pm - 4pm
Come join us for a community beach clean up. Starting at the Surf for the Sea tent, we will take to the sand to help reduce the impact of plastic this summer season & generate awareness of the devastating effect plastic has on our marine environment.
Bags will be supplied 🙂 All are welcome
ECO RAFFLE GIVEAWAY
Removing single-use plastics and making the change to local, ethical, sustainable products can be tricky. That's why, with the support of many amazing brands found below, we will be giving away a Free ECO PACK, worth of $350, to one random winner. To help kick-start their collection of environmentally friendly brands and summer gear! Come by the tent, pick up your raffle ticket and make a voluntary donation to our chosen marine organisation, New Heaven Conservation.
Are you a local, sustainable, ethical or ocean minded brand and would you love to be involved. Feel free to get in touch today, the more the merrier! If you have any questions about the day's activities, location, times etc please feel free to contact me, event organiser Zoe Strapp, I am happy to help in any way I can.
Cant wait to see you all there !!!