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Simba Barrel Fest Presented By GoPro – May Edition

The third edition of one of our most iconic events is here to put you in the dozens of barrels again!

From 12pm to 5pm we’ve got back-to-back tubes to get you either in the green room for the first time or to increase your travel time on it.

You can expect wicked prizes and giveaways worth $3,500 from our partners!

And to make this one to remember, URBNSURF Clips powered by Flowstate and stills by URBNSURF’s Greenroom won’t blink to make you watch all your tube time!


Barrels pls!

About Simba Barrel Fest Presented by GoPro

Saturday 25th May

12pm to 5pm

In case you missed out on the last two frothy events, here’s the lowdown:

  • Tubes on tap from 12pm – 5pm
  • Sessions to get you into the green room for the first time
  • Sessions are Expert Setting aka BEAST MODE (except for 12:00pm & 3:00pm which are the Progressive Barrel Setting)
  • Lessons start at 11:00am & 2:00pm with the Progressive Barrel Setting (capped at 12 per side) Please arrive 45 minutes prior to your lesson starting!
  • All Lessons hosted by our expert URBNSURF coaches. Simba helmets are mandatory for all Barrel lessons.
  • Greenroom Photographers snapping iconic memories
  • Free Simba helmet hire for everyone
  • Brand activations
  • Prizes and Giveaways throughout the day
  • Three Blue Ducks producing epic feeds or post-barrel beers

Grab your crew and let’s get pitted!

Time to get tubed for the first time with a Barrel Lesson


Not used to the green room? There’s a first time for everything and a time to get mindlessly tubed over and over again, we’ve got tubes and coaches on tap and ready to roll!

Get your fundamentals and learn the right way to tube ride with a 1-hour land-based session before you take to the lagoon and get some tunnel vision on one of our Progressive Barrel settings!

Progressive Barrel Setting is at 12pm and 3pm and here is the lowdown:

  • 1 Hour Land-Based Coaching
  • 1 Hour Surf Barrel Session with URBNSURF Coaches
  • 45 Min Post Session Debrief


Barrels Lessons!

Barrels, Prizes and Giveaways!

For this 3rd edition, our partners put together $3,500 worth of Prizes and Giveaways!

12pm – $150 Pirate Life South Melbourne Venue Voucher

1pm – 5 x Simba Helmets

2pm – YETI Tundra 65

3pm – $500 Club Rip Curl Voucher

4pm – Go Pro Hero 12 Black

Major Prize: A year’s supply of Pirate Life South Coast Pale Ale*

*Winner must be 18 years or older

It’s the ultimate day to get pitted!