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Coolum Surfing School

Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
+61 438 731 503
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Highly recommend

My daughter was scared at first but absolutely loved learning to surf, they were patient with her... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2017
Christina J
via mobile
Family surf lesson

Great surfing lesson with Chris. Excellent communication by email. Chris interacted brilliantly... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
York, United Kingdom
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Learn to surf in the warm waters at Coolum Beach on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. All levels of fitness and all ages. U can learn to surf today, save time and money and get some professional tuition with the Surfing Australia Level 1 & 2 surf coaches at Coolum Surfing School. School holiday kids surfing programs. Soft and Hard Surf board and body board hire available. Open 7 days a week, open all year round.
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  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
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“private lesson” (11 reviews)
“learn to surf” (6 reviews)
“lots of fun” (3 reviews)
Opens in 19 min
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Hours Today: 6:00 am - 4:00 pm
Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
+61 438 731 503
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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

My daughter was scared at first but absolutely loved learning to surf, they were patient with her and made for an enjoyable addition to our holiday. Will definitely go back next time we are away :)

Thank Christina J
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Great surfing lesson with Chris. Excellent communication by email. Chris interacted brilliantly with our three kids talking at their level and encouraging and praising them. Made the whole session informative but lots of fun. All three were standing on their boards by the end of...More

Thank sac72
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Had a great lesson with Will on a wet, windy day. Not that we noticed once we got in the water. Will was a really good instructor - he explained and demonstrated things very well and was encouraging and happy for us when we got...More

Thank Alison K
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Had a family private surf lesson for two adults and two kids (6 & 9). Our instructor was fantastic (sorry forgotten his name). His explanation of how a rip works is the best I have heard to date, and the kids easily understood it. We...More

1  Thank Neale M
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Our friends from NZ had a lovely swim but they were very disappointed that dogs were allowed to swim amongst other swimmers and between the flags. Not a good look at all. Please pass onto the local authorities

Thank BrianPeat
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This business is grass roots and family run . They use only the best instructors and will always make you feel comfortable.

Thank Neenyabroad
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Myself and three others under the age of 16 attended a surf lesson in Coolum. Coolum itself was a lovely and reasonably quiet town and it was easy to find the company's surf truck located next to a skate park and find a car park...More

Thank Phoebe H
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We had a private lesson with Chris for the whole family with 4 kids from 4-12 years old. Very friendly and professional style. Started with theory on the beach and then in the water. We were all on different levels but Chris managed to give...More

1  Thank nahojhed
Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

My friend and I have gone for three lessons and have taken away something new each time. The instructors are encouraging and very helpful and very approachable. Had an absolute blast each time

Thank Elisharenee
Reviewed 6 April 2016

My daughter and I had a great time. The instructor was excellent when my daughter became panicked in the surf. He was able to calm her down and get her surfing. She went from being very scared to having a great time because of the...More

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9 May 2017|
Response from Neale M | Reviewed this property |
Yeah they do do the surfing lessons then. But it will be cold. Maybe not for you Kiwi's but us Aussies will be too soft to be at the beach then!
Ranjini M
10 April 2017|
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Response from Neale M | Reviewed this property |
Ranjini, yes it is very safe. My kids were (both girls) did the surfing lesson and they were aged 5 and 7 at the time. They loved it, and we loved it. A great experience and the people at the Coolum surf school were very... More