These little coastal towns are only 1.5hr drive from Sydney, nestled between the ocean and the lake. Within few kilometres distance between Caves Beach and Blacksmiths you have everything that’s needed for a chilled weekend (or week) away. You can choose from range of accommodation, from a caravan park through AirBnb to luxury bungalows, all within walking distance to pristine beaches and surf. Having a yoga studio close by you can take advantage of their daily classes as well as wellness offer, making it your own best experience.

Yoga pose Kohamea Surf Yoga


Classes at The Yoga Place Blacksmiths. Choose from Vinyasa, Hatha and finish your stay with relaxing Yin.
With experienced and caring teachers you will be in good hands, it doesn’t matter if you are an experienced yogi or just starting your yoga journey

  • attend classes from regular timetable $17/class
  • add private class $80/class


Lessons – If you’re learning how to surf Learn to Surf Newcastle will take care of you

  • group lesson $40/lesson
  • private lesson $120/lesson

Surf breaks – Blacksmiths Beach and Caves Beach both within walking distance from accommodation.

Check all breaks in the area HERE

airbnb accommodation Kohamea surf Yoga


Camping – Blacksmiths Holiday Park – walking distance to yoga studio and the beach

If you don’t have a Campervan, worry no more – you can find whatever you fancy at Camplify

Airbnb Swansea Heads Beachside Break– super close to surf – 2 people private room with an ensuite

Luxury – Caves Coastal Bungalows, you can’t get closer to the beach than that!


Our idea of how the perfect weekend escape would look like. Find all places and activities pinned on the map below.

Day 1 

  • Evening – arrival, check in, chill 

Day 2

  • Morning yoga followed by breakfast at Blacksmiths Yoga Place and Cafe
  • Surf session
  • Lunch
  • Fuelled up venture on Pinnies Beach walk
  • Option to add private yoga class
  • Dinner with the ocean view at Caves Coastal Bar

Day 3

  • Yoga + Surfing 
  • After lunch at The Yoga Place Cafe, spend relaxing afternoon at Coon Island or explore caves at Caves Beach
  • Indulge in Yin Yoga before departure

For more ideas on activities, where to eat and hangout check full guide to Newcastle area HERE

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