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Learn to Surf at Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast

  • 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
Learn to Surf at Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast
From USD 51.36
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2 Hour Surf Lesson at Surfers Paradise
USD 51.36
Morning 2 Hour Surf Lesson
2 Hour Surf Lesson at Surfers Paradise
USD 51.36
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.
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
First timers

The team were very welcoming and great at explaining things. We took the morning lesson for 2 hours there was us and 5 others which was a good size with 2 instructors. My partner managed to stand up as did a lot of the others...More

Thank Olivia S
Reviewed 1 week ago
Best time taking part in an incredible lesson!

Two fabulous instructors, Kurt and Jack, spent 2 hours with us instructing the fundamentals in an easy to follow progression. By the end of the lesson we were all up and catching waves. The instructors were knowledgeable and very encouraging, often helping you choose appropriate...More

Thank ZachQ00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Highlight of Surfers Paradise

Our eleven year old son has always wanted to learn to surf but living in the south-east of England, he has never had much opportunity. Today he realised his dream of trying something out of the ordinary on one of the best surfing beaches in...More

Thank LKGfromMaidstone
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great time!

Lots of fun for my first time surfing, instructors are very nice and they teach very well the lesson is 2 houre long and I hade the time to lern lots of good stuff

Thank Alexandre B
Peter F, Owner at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Alexandre B, Thank you so much for taking the time out to review us. We so happy your enjoyed your lesson with us and we hope you keep surfing in the future!

Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile
Awesome beginners/refresher surfing lesson!

Thank you so much! I had the best time and managed to kind of catch a few waves! Kurt was an excellent teacher throwing in some super “Dad” jokes in with the thorough lesson covering everything we needed to know! Really easy to follow and...More

Thank 1Happy_Kiwi1
ClairMullerGRAW, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Hey 1Happy_Kiwi1, Wow thank you for such a great review! Kurt will really appreciate the feedback (especially about his jokes). That's great to hear that you were able to pick surfing back up easily, after not going for a few years. Thanks again for the...More

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