• This great deal includes:
    • 4 Nights at the famous Arts Factory 
    • Full day Nimbin hippie trip 
    • Kayaking with dolphins 
    • Surf Lessons 




Your Package Includes:

  • 4 nights’ accommodation at the famous Arts Factory
  • 1 day Nimbin Hippie adventure
  • Kayaking with the dolphin’s
  • Surf Lessons

All this for only $299

Upgrade your accommodation to a 4 Bed Dorm for just $5/night – click here

Be sure to let our Travel Team know if you have loads of time. Mad Monkey Travel can organize Gold Coast theme parks days, Noosa Everglades Adventures, Fraser Island Experiences and even Whitsunday Islands Sailing Packages.

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Extended Package Information

DEPART DAILY – SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY. Vouchers valid for 12 months from date of purchase. Not valid for travel in December 2016.

Nimbin hippie trip

This famous Nimbin tour stops at a scenic lookout over Byron Bay and the lighthouse. You will

visit a secret waterfall that only locals know about, there you will often find wildlife from the area,

like turtles, fish, lizards including goannas. You will visit a country pub for some quick

refreshments and snacks. You will see Nimbin rocks, a sacred site to the Bundjalung people of

the area. In Nimbin we prepare a gourmet burger, (catering also for vegetarians/vegans), at the

Nimbin bowling club so the tourists can mingle with the locals and enjoy a drink or 2 from the bar.

At the BBQ there is an opportunity for our you to swim in the local swimming pool (seasonal).

What’s Included:  An air-conditioned bus, great music, swimming in summer, barefoot lawn

bowls in winter, gourmet burger, vegetarian/vegan option available upon request.

What to Bring: Camera, swimmers, towel, spending money.

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Kayaking with dolphins

This 3 hour guided tour is the perfect Byron Bay experience. Join our passionate team of surf

lifesavers for an unforgettable kayak to Australia’s most easterly point. The Byron Bay Marine

Park is home to bottle-nose dolphins, humpback whales and three species of sea turtles, so keep

your eyes peeled for them as you glide along the clear blue ocean. Our knowledgeable guides

will share stories of local history, aboriginal culture and marine biology, making this tour the

perfect combination of education and adventure. Oh, and prepare to save the best for last as

your guide teaches you to surf your kayak back to shore!

What’s Included: 3 hr guided tour, pick up & drop off, snacks & drinks on the beach after tour,

free photos for download, secure storage, all required safety gear, wetsuits for winter months.

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Surfing Lessons

“Stand and ride a wave for 40 meters or your money back!”

4 Hour Lessons

Exclusive Guarantee

What’s Included: Exclusive surfing guarantee, free use of all equipment, free pick up from your

accommodation in Byron Bay or Lennox Head, one-on- one coaching assistance in & out of the

water, Free discount food vouchers to use in Byron Bay.

What to Bring: Swimmers, towel, sunscreen, drinks and snacks.

Why Surf with us:

1. We are the original and most experienced surf tour operator in Byron Bay.

2. Your instructor is widely acclaimed as the ‘Steve Irwin (Crocodile Hunter) of learn to surf ‘

for his infectious passion, upbeat humour and Aussie charm.

3. We have the biggest size range of safe, Soft-boards of any surf school on the north coast.

4. We have north of Byron shire and Ballina shire licences giving us the widest choice of

locations of any surf school for the types of conditions that can prevail.

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Arts Factory Lodge

We invite you to relax in our enchanted 5 acre, subtropical haven. Enjoy all our facilities; laze by

the pool, swing in the hammocks and soak up the friendly atmosphere for which The Arts Factory

is universally famous for. In the 70’s many hippies, as well as local and international artists

created the ‘Arts Factory’. In the 80’s it was an internationally recognized music venue, the

birthplace of much of the fame and spirit of Byron Bay. Into the new century, we are one of the

last places in Byron that maintains the true spirit of this renowned community. Located only 10

minutes walk from the beach we offer a wide range of groovy accommodation or funky abodes,

ranging from teepees, island retreats, dorms, private rooms and even jungle camping.

Cube Rooms are our private double or twin rooms. Located adjacent to the pool. Perfect for

couples, they have a fridge, table and chairs and a fan for your comfort.

Facilities include: Swimming Pool, FREE shuttle bus, Volleyball Court, Pool Tables, Travel

Desk, Laundry, Cafe and Juice Bar, Byron Bay Brewery and Restaurant.

Free activities include: Yoga, Drumming, Reiki, Bushtucker walk, Talent show + much more…

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