Australian National Surfing Museum

Attractions in Torquay

Surf City Plaza
Torquay, Victoria 3228

Phone number:
+61 3 5261 4606
Fax number:
+61 3 5261 4219

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Description: Experience the world’s largest surfing and beach culture museum which houses the Australian Surfing Hall of Fame as part of its comprehensive surfing displays. Australian National Surfing Museum features a live surfboard shaping bay, an exciting ‘board room’ and a theatre that screens some of the world’s best surf and travel films. Recognised as one of “the most significant centres of world surfing heritage”, by the International Surfing Association.

Type of operation: Surf and Beach Culture Museum.

Location: 1 hour 20 minutes drive from Melbourne via Princes Fwy, located in Surf City Plaza, behind Torquay’s surf shopping centre.

Opening times: Open daily from 9am-5pm. Advance bookings required for guided tours.

Facilities: Theatrette seating 70 visitors, gift shop and visitor centre.


  • Gift Shop.