The devoted dad spent the afternoon playing with his two adopted children, Ava, six, and Oscar 11.
This allowed his wife of 15 years Deborra-Lee Furness, 56, to take it easy, watching from the shoreline.
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Wolverine star Hugh, 42, raced through the waves, frolicking with the youngsters.
At one point the action man star appeared to be teaching Ava some of the skills he's picked up in the movies as the pair were seen have a play fight with bamboo sticks.
Afterwards Hugh walked the family's French bulldog.