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Address: Shop 189 Centro Cavill Avenue, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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+61 7 5526 7077
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise has a shop at the beach end of Cavill...

Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise has a shop at the beach end of Cavill Avenue and provide 2 hour surfing lessons every day from $55. Stand up paddle lessons are also run daily. We also provide surf boards, bodyboards, and other beach equipment for hire and sale. All our instructors are fully qualified surf life savers to make sure we provide a safe environment to learn in.

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We had a wonderful time during our surfing lesson with go ride a wave! All the instructors were clearly very knowledgable and took the time to clearly explain everything. They... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
gumby
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melbourne, Australia
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melbourne, Australia
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24 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time during our surfing lesson with go ride a wave! All the instructors were clearly very knowledgable and took the time to clearly explain everything. They were fully involved in the water and helped everyone catch waves. They watched everyone individually and gave advice and pointers as to how to improve! Wonderful experience and would highly... More 

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Peter F, Owner at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this review

Hey gumby, Thanks for leaving us such a great review! We are very happy to hear that you guys had a good time with us in our surfing lesson. We hope you guys continue to surf or come back and see us! Thanks for the recommendation. Peter More 

Bendigo, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our 11 year old daughter did a lesson at Kirra last week and had a great time with Brayden. He was patient and clear with his explanations and had her standing and riding waves within about 1/2 an hour. She enjoyed herself so much we phoned them and they upgraded our initial lesson to a 3 lesson pack for the... More 

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Peter F, Owner at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this review

Hi David_Kate_1999, What an awesome experience for your daughter! Kirra is a great place to learn to surf, the waves are perfect for beginners. It's good to hear that your daughter got to experience 3 lessons with us, and that she was happy with Brayden. Thanks for the great review, and recommendation, Please come back! Peter More 

Cairns, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My son and I attended our first surf lesson at Kirra today. Chloe was an awesome instructor with a great lesson format and unwavering focus throughout the lesson. Thanks, we will be back for more 🏄🏽

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Peter F, Owner at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this review

Hi imod0709, We are very glad you and your son had a great time with Chloe! She is a great instructor. We look forward to seeing you guys back here again! Thanks, Peter More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Aged 9-13, all had a great time. Instructors were brilliant - some cool photos taken. Sam has been great to deal with. Good to hear you are in other locations around the country, we will definitely use again when in Aus. Also if you have fair skinned kids and don't want them to burn, we used Sun Bum (which is... More 

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Peter F, Owner at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this review

Hey Kr0n, It's great to hear that the kids enjoyed their surfing lesson with us here at Surfers Paradise. Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, Peter More 

Vienna, Austria
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39 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Surfers paradise is probably not the best area in January to learn surfing, strange wave breaks, strong rip current and not many people surfing from which you could learn. Apart from that our surf instructors were great, they really took their time and explained everything. Also they showed us the best waves and gave us Tipps. Thanks a lot for... More 

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Peter F, Owner at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this review

Hi Henrik R, Thanks for leaving us a review! We are glad you still got to enjoy and learn some new things in our lesson, despite the conditions. Surfers Paradise can be very unpredictable, like any beach! We hope you continue surfing. Thanks again, Peter More 

Crewe
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21 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Sam was a great instructor and lots of fun,yaas was also great in helping me surf with lots of patience.We really enjoyed this and was a lot harder than expected.We did a two hour lesson which was just enough for us Would highly recommend using go ride a wave for a surfing lesson

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Peter F, Owner at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this review

Hey MsG85, We are very happy you had fun in your surfing lesson with us! Sam and Yas are very valued instructors here at Go Ride A Wave, and they will really appreciate the feedback. Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, please come back anytime ! Thanks again, Peter More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

What a great morning out! Informative, casual and loads of fun! Thank you Sam for an amazing experience!

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Peter F, Owner at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this review

Hey Louis-Jane W, Thanks for the review! Sam will really appreciate the feedback. We are glad you were happy with our surfing lesson! Come back anytime. Thanks, Peter More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Brilliant instructors, very informative and enthusiastic, great experience my kids loved every minute. Would definitely recommend and would use again.

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Peter F, Owner at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this review

Hi Lyndsay P, Thanks for the recommendation! We hope to see you and the family back here again soon! Thanks, Peter More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Was an awesome experience, instructors were great and helped a heap. Was a great add on to the holiday and was definately a good thing to try to get out of the comfort zone! Shout out to the instructors at kirra beach january 4-6th

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Peter F, Owner at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this review

Hey Chris W, We are glad you enjoyed surfing with us while you were on holidays! Kirra is a prime location for surfing. Thanks for leaving us a review, the instructors will really appreciate the feedback. Peter More 

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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I bought my partner and I surfing lessons for Christmas from here. Great choice! All the staff were brilliant and made it such a fun day. Everything was explained thoroughly and we were taken through the basics, step by step. 2 hours of catching waves for a fair price. 100% would recommend.

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Peter F, Owner at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this review

Hey RossPullen, We are pleased to hear you and your partner had a great time with us! We hope you guys continue to surf! Thanks for the review and recommendation. Peter More 

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