SAVE THE DATE: We are crazy excited to announce that Surfers Healing Australia will return again in February 2018! Our wonderful American / Australian crew are reuniting to run three wonderful surf days in Sydney and the Gold Coast this summer.
Manly Beach, Sydney – DAY 1 – Sunday 18 February 2018 from 9:00am – 3:30pm
Manly Beach, Sydney – DAY 2 – Tuesday 20 February 2018 from 10:00am – 3:00pm
Currumbin Beach, Gold Coast – Saturday 24 February 2018 from 9:00am – 3:30pm
REGISTRATION FOR OUR 2018 EVENTS ARE NOW CLOSED
For all event and registration enquiries please email [email protected]
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What is Surfers Healing Australia?
Surfers Healing is a US non-profit that introduces the unique experience of surfing to children on the autism spectrum. We ride waves together and tap into the tranquillity of the ocean to help calm the sensory overload that can often accompany autism.
On the surface, it seems simple, our surf days give children with autism and their families a fun, engaging day at the beach. But go deeper, and you’ll see it’s so much more than that. Through the simple act of surfing, we’re defying the status quo.
When we help kids get up on a board, we’re challenging preconceived notions of capability. When we encourage participants to dive in, we’re supporting them to engage with the world. And when we go out and ride waves together, we’re empowering families to believe their kids ‘can’.
Autism Awareness Australia and Surfers Healing USA are thrilled to be partnering again to bring this awesome experience back to Australian families in 2018.
Watch our 2017 video below to find out what it’s all about!