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Saturday 9th February - Sunday 17th March 4:24 - 6:24pm

At Merewether Beach

Cost: Free

Categories: General Events


In 2019, Surfest Newcastle, Australia will celebrate its 34th anniversary. The event is the largest surfing festival in the southern hemisphere with over 700 national and international competitors, from more than two-dozen countries, competing in the event. Surfest Newcastle Australia 2019 will commence on 9th February 2019 with The Lake Mac Festival of Surfing at Redhead Beach and will conclude on the 17th March 2019 at Merewether Beach, where the male and female champions of the WSL QS6000 events will add their names to an enviable list of winners.

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