Beach activities you can still enjoy in winter


Winter is approaching and the weather is starting to cool down, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy the beach for the next few months. Geraldton Surf & Sail stock a wide range of winter and summer gear and clothing that you can still enjoy, no matter what the weather is outside.


Geraldton Surf & Sail stock a wide range of wetsuits that are designed to keep your body warm in cold water with its thermal insulation material that stops heat from escaping. Geraldton Surf & Sail stock a wide range of wetsuits, including Junior Energy S/S Springsuit, Peak Climax Pro Steamer 3/2, Peak Energy Sport John and much more. All wetsuits they stock are lightweight, comfortable to wear and don’t restrict body movement. Now you can still do the many beach and water activities you enjoyed during summer and stay warm in the process. Different types of wetsuits are designed for different temperatures, so pop in today and browse their large variety of brands and sizes.


Kayaking is a fun water activity/sport that can be enjoyed all year round and is fun for all ages. A kayak is a canoe-like boat with a hollowed out opening that a person can either stand or sit in. Kayaks are very lightweight and come in a variety of sizes and generally seat one or two people. Kayaking is a great way to get fit or just to sit back, relax and enjoy the scenery whilst doing some light paddling. Geraldton Surf & Sail stock ‘The Fun Ski’ that is 2.6 metres long and comes with a storage port, carry straps, water bottle cage and is available in a variety of colours. 

Sand boarding

Sand boarding is a popular beach activity for families, but is often avoided in the cooler months due to not having the right clothing. Whilst sand boarding can be done in just a t-shirt and board shorts, this choice may not the comfortable during the winter months, as summer clothes will not keep you warm. Geraldton Surf & Sail sell a decent variety of sand boards and warm clothing designed for the beach that won’t fill the car with sand afterwards. Geraldton Surf & Sail also sell FCS Wet Caps that are designed to stay secure in harsh winds and the occasional tumble.


Geraldton Surf & Sail have prepared for the winter swells and have ordered in custom surfboards from Stuart Surf Designs. These boards are designed to be hardy and their pointed nose is able to push through choppy waves and is easier to maneuver. These boards are great for both small and medium waves and the size of the board is wide enough for the kids can have a paddle on close to the shore. And yes, Geraldton Surf & Sail also stock wetsuits for children and rashies for children.

So although the weather is cooling down, you can still enjoy the many fun beach activities, no matter what the weather is like. Head on down the Geraldton Surf & Sail today and then get on down to the beach.

  • Geraldton Surf & Sail are located at 6/208 Northwest Coastal Highway, Geraldton (in the home maker centre).
  • They’re open Monday – Friday from 9:00am – 5:00pm, Saturday from 9:00am – 2:00pm and closed Sunday.
  • Phone (08) 9921 7873.