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Walkin' On Water Surf School

Greenmount Beach, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 2535, Australia
+61 418 780 311
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Fantastic

Jamo was so patient and positive - both my boys were up and standing in no time. He was a very... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago
donna_grant77
Good for beginners and foreigners too

Even if you are not an english spoken you can easily understand the team, very nice team and had a... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Estelle G
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Walkin' On Water Surf School is the Gold Coast’s Premier Surf School. We are located at Greenmount Beach in Coolangatta and use the beautiful beaches of Rainbow Bay, Greenmount and Coolangatta, which are ideal beaches for all levels of surf lesson. We offer group and private lessons for all ages and abilities having taught people from 4 years old to those in their 80’s. We are blessed with an amazing location for beginners and early intermediates especially having protected rolling waves, perfect for getting the basics and learning in gentle forgiving waves. It is renowned as the ideal learn to surf location on the Coast. For those with greater experience and skills also have fantastic wave opportunities to work on all levels of skills.Combined with our comprehensive lesson plans, all our Surf Instructors are professional fully qualified Surfing Australia surf instructors that are handpicked for their skills, knowledge and experience and importantly are able to successfully pass on this knowledge and information to our surf participants in a extremely fun, friendly and non threatening environment. All our Instructors also hold a number of lifesaving/lifeguard and first aid qualifications to ensure as safe an environment as possible. Walkin' On Water Surf School is the areas ONLY fully licensed and registered Surf School by the state, national and international Governing Bodies of Surfing – Surfing Queensland, Surfing Australia and the International Surfing Association.
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Greenmount Beach, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 2535, Australia

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Jamo was so patient and positive - both my boys were up and standing in no time. He was a very positive bloke with a great attitude. We will def be back and recommending to our friendsMore

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thankyou very much donna_grant77 for your review. We are stoked to read that you really enjoyed and were very happy with the lesson for your boys. We loved having them and would love to have them again. We would really appreciate your recommendation and thank...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even if you are not an english spoken you can easily understand the team, very nice team and had a great time 👌More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much Estelle G for your comments. We are really happy that you enjoyed your time and experience with us and appreciated our way of delivering lessons. We work very hard to ensure whether someone has English as their mother tongue or not...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did my first surfing lesson and it was blast. I had such a great time while practicing things first on the beach but especially while in the water. All surf instructors were patient and funny and they cheered for every attempt, especially if you...More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thankyou very much Satu A for your feedback. We are very happy to read that you had such a great time surfing with us and really enjoyed your lesson experience, loving the thrills of catching and riding waves. As instructors, we love to share our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Dan at Walking On Water for a much anticipated surfing lesson whilst in Coolangatta on holidays and we were definitely not disappointed! We met Dan at his distinctive van located beside the life saving club, where he provided a sunscreen, wetsuit and rashie...More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thankyou very much Bec I for such a fantastic review. We are stoked that you were so happy with our services and that James had such a great time! We really appreciate the time and effort for writing this and we look forward to hopefully...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017

Such a great experience! The waves weren't cooperating with us, but it didn't matter. Our instructor Dan made us feel super comfortable on the water too!!More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thankyou very much for your review Peter B. Sadly we cannot influence the waves but we are stoked to read that you still had a great time and really enjoyed coming and surfing with us. We really appreciate your feedback and would love to see...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

great time, my son and husband had a 2hr lesson. they walked away with so much adrenaline and could stand up on a wave, they loved it! Dan the teacher was awesome.More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Manager at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thankyou very much David F for your review on Trip Advisor for us. We are stoked to read that both your husband and son loved their surfing with us and really enjoyed their experience and lesson with Dan and our surf school. It is a...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

My two kids loved it and picked it up very quickly. Dan was also a great instructor, professional and lots of fun too. Highly recommend it.More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thankyou very much kassityc for your Trip Advisor Review. We are stoked to read your comments and know that your children loved their time with us. Dan is one of the best instructors around the world and we are stoked your two had so much...More

Reviewed 1 October 2017

Purchased a solo private surfing lesson to tick off my bucket list and I was surprised how quickly I picked it up. Even saw whales during my lesson. Was well run, comfortable and overall empowering! Thanks WOW Surf SchoolMore

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thankyou very much vez92 for your feedback. We are stoked to read your comments and hear that you loved your lesson and enjoyed and appreciated our comprehensive lesson structure and how we run the lessons. Our Lesson Plan is set up to have people learn...More

Reviewed 30 September 2017

Put two of our kids in for 2 morning lessons - one private and one group. Private one was terrific. Great protected waves at Greenmount and friendly and knowledgable teacher. Expensive but good. Went back two days later and put them into a beginner group....More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thankyou very much for your feedback adrianc01597IO. We really appreciate your comments. I am really happy to know you found the Private Lesson so good but of course am a little upset to read that you didn't find the Group Lesson to the same standard....More

Reviewed 29 September 2017

My girls had be best week of their school holidays ever with Dan. They were up and riding their boards in no time. Even though we had two bad weather days it was still great value for money. The theory they learnt will be invaluable...More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thankyou very much for your feedback and review John M. We are stoked that the girls loved their week with us and benefited so much from both the surfing as well as the theory for safe surfing and surf awareness which, like you said, is...More

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