Australian Surfers

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 SurfingTravel Insurance for Australian Surfers

simple & flexible

Surfing Travel Insurance offers a budget travel insurance policy for residents of Australia who are planning international travel or have left their Australia state already.

As surfers we understand the importance of worldwide EVAC plans for emergency assistance 24hr, 365 days. Australian surfers can travel safe with medical and non medical EVAC specifically for surfers traveling to worldwide remote surfing destinations.

You can buy, extend and claim online, even after you've left any Australian state.  It’s designed for adventurous travellers with cover for overseas medical, evacuation, baggage and a range of adventure sports and activities. Travel plans include cover your deposits and prepaid travel arrangements, up to 12 months before departure, if your trip is cancelled due to sudden illness or serious injury.

What you're covered for: Per Adult

Standard

Explorer

Overseas medical expenses

$5,000,000

Unlimited

Emergency dental treatment

$500

$500

24 hour assistance

Unlimited

Unlimited

Emergency medical transport & repatriation

$500,000

Unlimited

Cancellation costs

$3,500

Unlimited

Out-of-pocket expenses in hospital

~

$5,000

Alternative therapies

~

$500

Clinical psychology after assault or trauma

~

$250

Trip interruption costs

~

$5,000

Compassionate emergency visit home

$1,500

$1,500

Resumption of trip

$1,500

$1,500

Theft or damage to baggage & personal items

$2,000

$10,000

Baggage delay over 12 hours

$300

$1,000

Hire of sporting equipment

~

$2,500

Kidnap or hijack

~

$2,500

Rental vehicle insurance excess

~

$3,000

Return of rental vehicle

~

$500

Local funeral expenses or repatriation of remains

$15,000

$15,000

Accidental death & permanent total disablement

~

$12,500

Credit repayment for full time students

~

$2,500

Personal liability

$1,000,000

$2,500,000

Travel Insurance - What is covered

Travel Insurance for independent Australian travellers. Nobody wants to think about all the things that might go wrong on their trip, but these things can and do happen.

Word Nomads Travel Insurance Plans to cover everything you need. We make sure you’re covered, even if you run out of travel insurance on the road. We don't just keep you insured, with us you'll travel smarter and safer.

Make sure you're covered for all your adventures

Add any adventure, sports, work or volunteer activities that you think you’ll be doing to make sure you’re covered. 

  • You must be with a professional, qualified and licensed guide or operator.

  • You must have the appropriate qualification, certification or license to participate in this sport, activity or experience.

High Value Items

Are you taking high value personal items such an expensive surfboard or SUP surfboards maybe laptops, iPads or cameras?
Adding high value items below covers your item without depreciation being applied. You can increase this to a maximum of $6,000 with a $3,000 limit per item.

Making a Claim

Once the emergency has been dealt with, you may need to  obtain written reports of the incident from the appropriate authorities within 24 hours of discovery and you must inform your insurer within 30 days of your return date by completing a claim form.

WorldNomads.com Pty Limited (ABN 62 127 485 198 AR 343027) is an Authorised Representative of Cerberus Special Risks Pty Limited (ABN 81 115 932 173 AFSL 308461), and markets and distributes insurance products of Bupa Denmark (Bupa Global Travel), branch of Bupa Insurance Limited, 15-19 Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2BA (No. 3956433). World Nomads Limited Company (05443592) is an Appointed Representative of Millstream Underwriting Limited, 145 Leadenhall St, London EC3V 4QT (FCA 308584). World Nomads (Canada) Ltd (BC0700178, ON-1708111, SK-101206919, MB-853797942) is a licensed agent for AIG Insurance Company of Canada, 120 Bremner Boulevard, Suite 2200, Toronto, ON M5J 0A8. World Nomads, Inc. (15854422), in CA dba World Nomads Travel Insurance Services (0I46621), provides Insurance underwritten by Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company and affiliated companies, Columbus, OH. All of the information we provide about travel insurance is a brief, general summary. It doesn't take into account your personal situation, what you want or might need. Before you buy, it's important to consider what product is right for you and you should carefully read all policy documents, including the Policy Wording/Product Disclosure Statement/Certificate/Policy/Product Guide, to understand what's covered, what's not covered and the limits, terms and conditions which may apply. World Nomads is located at: Level 21, 680 George Street, Sydney, NSW 2000 Australia.