Rip Curl Pro

The 60th running of the Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach will take place from April 4 – 14, 2023.

Featuring a world class field including Steph Gilmore, Carissa Moore, John John Florence, Italo Ferreira and Sally Fitzgibbons, the event will be a celebration of 60 years of the event in the spiritual home of surfing in Australia.

The Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach will only run on days of suitable surf within the event waiting period. A call is made each morning by the WSL Commissioner on the day’s schedule. This is generally done at 7.30am and published on or via the WSL Instagram page

Tickets for the event can be purchased at the gate from the first day of the waiting period.

Ticket Prices:
To Be Confirmed

Surfing Victoria Members recieve free entry into the Rip Curl Pro. Not a member? Sign up here

*Due to capacity limitations at Bells Beach, Festival Passes do not guarentee entry on the day. Capacity limitations are put into place to ensure the continued preservation of the Bells Beach surfing reserve.

Unfortunately, no dogs are allowed on site.

We kindly ask you to please observe all road signs when entering and exiting the event, there is a large amount of local wildlife who live in the area. Please slow down and take care to help protect our local wildlife. 

Rip Curl Pro Shuttle Bus Service

Stay tuned for full details on the bus schedule for this years Rip Curl Pro!

Victorian Rip Curl Pro Trials 2023

The Victorian Rip Curl Pro Trials will take place on Thursday April 1 at Bells Beach.

One lucky Victorian surfer each year gets the chance to go up against the world’s best surfers at Bells Beach thanks to the Victorian Government and the Rip Curl Pro Victorian Trials.

The event will feature the top Victorian Male surfers with the top Victorian Female surfers also vying for a spot in the Rip Curl Women’s Trials that will grant the sole wildcard into the Women’s main round.

Former Trials winners include Adam Robertson, Nic Muscroft, Glyndyn Ringrose, Jack Perry, Carl Wright, Zoe Clarke, Nikki van Dijk, Cahill Bell-Warren, Tim Stevenson, Harry Mann and Joe van Dijk.

Competitor information and allocations can be found here

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