Our Surf Culture displays include a diverse range of important artefacts, artworks, trophies, historic photos and classic surf movie posters, books, clothing, wetsuits and other memorabilia that reflect different eras from the past 100 years.
WHAT THEY’RE SAYING
Always worth a visit while in Torquay. It really helps to understand how surfing is really entrenched in the Australian culture and history, especially in this specific region.
Fabulous displays, indepth history of early days of surfing in Oz, boardmaking and designers, champions, vans, memorabilia, gr8 value for money, a worthy detour THANKS!
Love this museum! Small but everything about australian surfing you can find here!!! wnjoyed watching the surf board maker too!
History and heritage. Brilliantly covers all aspects of surfing culture since the beginning.
A long overdue visit ...
What a gem in Torquay! Great place to learn about the history of the Sport, showcasing how the surfboard design evolved over the years. They have few kids activities - balance the surfboard, decorate chalk surfboards, kinetic sand pits and a cool green-screen photo booth. Definitely worth checking out on a cold day!
Australian National Surfing Museum
Torquay VIC 3228
9am – 5pm
7 days a week
364 days a year
(Closed Christmas Day)
Student/Pensioner Concession $8
Child (aged 16 and under) $8
PLEASE NOTE: General admission prices are for self-guided tours with no time limit.
Please see Education / Group Tours for details.