Grab your boards, it's time to surf

It's spring at the moment, although you might think it was summer with all the hot weather we have been having, and it's the perfect time to learn how to surf.
Got no dosh? No worries!

Send us a blog post and you could win two free surf lessons with the kings of the board Manly Surf School as well as three nights' accommodation on Magnetic Island, a free night and a welcome pack in Sydney with Westend Backpackers, and $60 to spend on the room of your choice at Habitat HQ Melbourne! Take a closer look at the prizes here.

Send your blog entry in via email, with photos or edited video attached and the word “Australia” in the subject box, to

Include your full name and a contact phone number, but don’t worry we won’t be publishing that last detail but we might need it to help issue the prizes.

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