FOR A FUN SURFING EXPERIENCE IN A SAFE ENVIRONMENT, THEN YOU WANT TO…

PLAY IN THE BAYS

ABOUT PLAY IN THE BAYS

SAFE, GENTLE WAVES AND WHITEWATER FUN FOR EVERYONE

The Wave

The Bays offer safe, gentle, rolling green and whitewater waves, perfect for beginners. Only softboards and bodyboards are permitted in The Bays, with softboard or bodyboard hire included in your session.

Face Height

0.5-1.0m.

Ride Length

8-10 seconds per wave.

WAVES PER LESSON

Around 10-12 per surfer.

Group Size

Surfer numbers are capped in each of The Bays, so you score plenty of waves!

Suitable for

Beginners of all ages wanting to have fun on a softboard or bodyboard, and practice their skills after taking a surf lesson. If your child is aged between 6-12 years, we encourage parents to book a pass and surf together!

PLAYING IN THE BAYS

Fun Waves

The gentle, rolling green and whitewater waves in The Bays are perfect for having fun on a softboard or bodyboard, and practicing skills recently learned in a surf lesson. Grab your family and friends, because it’s the best place in Melbourne to get stoked, together!

Day or Night

Our state-of-the-art stadium sports lighting makes early morning and night surfing in Melbourne possible, running until 10pm in the Summer months.

LIMITED CROWDS

To ensure high wave counts, surfer numbers are capped in each of The Bays, per session. Surfer priority is managed with a strict but fair one-at-a-time system – wait your turn, and when your wave comes, it’s yours.

Access To Amenities

When you book in to Play In The Bays, you’ll also receive 2-hour softboard or bodyboard hire and all-day access to URBNSURF Melbourne’s amenities, including parking, hot tubs, changerooms, landscaped spaces, and a free locker to store your valuables.

Products

Adult

PLAY IN THE BAYS

$35

Score 1 hour’s worth of fun, whitewater waves in The Bays.

Surfers playing in The Bays will share the lineup with surf lesson groups, with total numbers capped to ensure you catch plenty of waves!

Priced at $35. Includes softboard or bodyboard hire.

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CHILD (AGED 6-12)

PLAY IN THE BAYS

$25

Score 1 hour’s worth of fun, whitewater waves in The Bays.

Surfers playing in The Bays will share the lineup with surf lesson groups, with total numbers capped to ensure you catch plenty of waves!

If your child is aged between 6-12 years, we encourage parents to book a pass and surf together.!

Priced at $25, Includes softboard or bodyboard hire.

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PARENT/GUARDIANS

SURF BUDDY

$20

Wear a personal flotation device (PFD) vest and accompany your kids as they Play In The Bays.

If your child has just started surfing, is new to swimming, or just needs that extra push, be their Surf Buddy and share the stoke.

Priced at $20 for parents and guardians to accompany children during a Play In The Bays session. Includes PFD vest.

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FOR EVERYONE

LEARN TO SURF

$74-$89

Learn to surf and get stoked!

Our 1 hour and 45 minute Learn To Surf lessons include board and wetsuit hire, a 30 minute briefing, land practice and warm up, 1 hour surfing The Bays under the guidance of an expert coach, and 15 minutes to warm down and recap.

Priced at $84 for adults and $74 for children on weekdays, and $89 for adults and $79 for children on weekends and public holidays.

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INCLUSIONS

WITH EACH PLAY IN THE BAYS SESSION, YOU’LL GET:

SAFE, GENTLE WAVES

Score around 10-12 waves per 1 hour session, with surfer numbers capped in each of The Bays. Softboard or bodyboard hire for your session is also included!

Spectator Pass

Your all-day Spectator Pass gives you access to URBNSURF Melbourne’s amenities, including The Lawns, lagoonside hot tubs, day beds and more.

Changerooms

Get changed and freshen up in our heated changerooms, and enjoy post-surf hot showers.

PARKING

We’ve got plenty of car parks and bike racks, and there are public transport options too!

STORAGE LOCKER

Keep your valuables safe while you surf.

WRISTBAND

Your wristband is your key to URBNSURF – it’ll give you access to the park, the lagoon and your locker.

SURF BUDDY

ACCOMPANY YOUR CHILDREN IN THE BAYS!

Wear a personal flotation device (PFD) vest and support your kids as they Play In The Bays. If your child has just started surfing, is new to swimming, or just needs that extra push, be their Surf Buddy and share the stoke. Priced at $20 during Play In The Bay Sessions.

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Need Gear?

No problem. We're fully-equipped with everything you need to go surfing.

Surf Shop

Lagoon Supply Co. offers an awesome range of boards, wetsuits and surf hardware from leading brands, premium URBNSURF merch, surf essentials like wax and sunscreen, and sensational customer service. Discover all this at our surf shop! Located at the entrance to the park.

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Surf Rental

Whether you've forgotten your gear, travelled light to Tullamarine, or want to try that new board, wetsuit, fins or hardware before you buy, our Surf Rental's kitted out with everything you need to surf harder, better and faster at URBNSURF Melbourne.

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SWIM IN THE BAYS

ENJOY CRYSTAL-BLUE WATER IN A SAFE, CONTROLLED ENVIRONMENT

Offering gentle, ocean-like conditions, Swimming In The Bays is the ultimate Summer activity for families and kids. Patrolled by our trained lifeguards, you can swim in crystal-blue water while surfers ride endless perfect waves out the back. Available on Fridays between 11am-4pm, and on weekends and public holidays between 10am-2pm, you can have fun and cool off before enjoying lunch together at Three Blue Ducks. Priced at $20 for adults, $15 for children for a 2-hour swim pass.

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SURF CHIMP

URBNSURF Professional Photography Services

If you want to dazzle your family, friends and followers with content of you Playing In The Bays on a softboard or bodyboard, stop by Surf Chimp’s photography container located inside the park. Shooting day and night, choose from photo and video packages starting from just $20.

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