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Learn to Surf at Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast

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  • 2-hour surf class at Surfer’s Paradise on the Gold Coast
  • Learn to surf at one of Australia’s most iconic surf destinations
  • Receive expert instruction from a qualified surf instructor
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Learn to Surf at Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast
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Overview
What better place to learn to surf than Surfers Paradise on Australia’s Gold Coast? Master the basics, practice standing up on your board and catch your first wave with this beginner-friendly 2-hour surf class. With all equipment included and expert instructors to guide you, you’ll be hitting the waves in no time!
What to Expect
Meet at the beach shop at the beach end of Cavill Avenue, at least 10 minutes prior to the lesson start time. Complete the booking form and collect your rash shirt or wetsuit and surf board with legrope. Walk to the beach with your gear (we will look after your clothing and vakuables in the shop). Instruction will begin with a safety talk and basic instruction on the beach. Spend about 30 minutes in the water to catch your first few waves with the instructors help. Return to the beach for additional instruction on stand up techniques. Spend the rest of the time in the water catching waves and standing up with instructors assistance.
Reviews (58)
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Great experience

My family and I had a great time learning to surf!!! The instructor was teaching us how to surf in a fun way and the whole family enjoyed it. This is great for first timers and family's as it was lots of fun even though...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Michelle_Sydney13
Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Michelle_Sydney13, We are so glad to hear you had such a great time with us! We value all feedback from our customers, and your review is great. We are happy to hear that you were so happy with the performance of our instructor (Jack),...More

Reviewed 3 days ago
Private surf lessons - this is the way to do it!!

We decided to do a private lesson as we wanted the 1-2-1 tuition and we were very impressed. We had Braden as our instructor and for the two hours we had with him we learnt so much about what to look out for, how to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Eldon W
Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Eldon W Firstly, thank you for this beaming review! We are more than happy to hear that you found our surfing lesson amazing. We will be sure to congratulate Brayden on his performance Thank you for leaving us such a nice review. Remy

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile
The FLOW state!

Just had a rare experience - a 2 hour surf lesson completely in the “FLOW” state! Instructor Jason started with waterman ideas like where to look to pick good waves, observing/adjusting for currents and rips. Then worked on back foot first pop-ups and upper body...More

Thank williamrK2778FB
Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi William, We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your surfing lesson here at Surfers Paradise! We will be sure to let Jason know of his great efforts in your lesson. Thanks again for taking the time to write us such a great review....More

Reviewed 1 week ago
Amazing experience with incredible staff for our first surfing lesson

Our very first surfing experience and we couldn't have asked for a better one! We surfed with a family of 2 girls (7 and 8 years old). We all had a great time. The instructors explained everything very good and helped our girls a lot...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank theglobalwizards
Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, The Global Wizards, It was an absolute joy to have your family come surfing with us! Thank you for leaving us such a kind review. We hope you continue to keep surfing. Thanks again, Remy

Reviewed 1 week ago
Awesome first lesson!

As the monitor said almost 100 times: Awesome! Great team, sunshine, no sharks, always waves... That was something we couldn't miss during our journey in Australia.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank David G
Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi David, Thank you for the awesome review. We are stoked to hear you enjoyed your lesson with us. Remy

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