The Australian National Surfing Museum is the world's first accredited surfing museum and home to this country’s largest public collection of surf and beach memorabilia. The museum has a unique range of exhibitions and displays for visitors to explore including the Australian Surfing Hall of Fame and a working surfboard shaping bay. You can watch a surf film in the museum theatre or have your photograph taken on a real surfboard. Check out interviews with famous surfers and surf footage at Bells Beach on the museum Youtube channel - surfworldtv. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Torquay fast, fun, and easy.
Australian National Surfing Museum Reviews
We loved our visit to the museum. Some awesome old images, surfboards and surfing memorabilia. Was great to show our kids a bit of the history of surfing, they particularly enjoyed the short film... more »
Fascinating to find about the history of Aussie surfing with some supercool 70s photography, loads of surfboards and interesting exhibits. Could easily have spent a couple of hours (but had a stroppy.... more »
Very impressive display, great information on history of surfing, highly recommend, take a couple hrs to read the stories & watch the films. Must see while in Torquay.
Absolutely brilliant place to visit, especially the paleontology section and Yestin Griffiths
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