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“surf lessons”(6 reviews)
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Go Ride A Wave Torquay is the most well known location of Australia's favourite surf school who provide 2 hour surfing lessons for beginners every day from $55 for kids under 18 and $65 for adults. We also provide surfboards bodyboards and wetsuits...more
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Shop 1 15 Bell St, Torquay, Victoria 3228, Australia
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+61 3 5261 3616
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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Thanks for your great service guys. Amazing service and cheap and polite Clean van . See you.again soonMore

Thank Francesco F
ClairMullerGRAW, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Torquay, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Hey Francesco F, Yay that's great to hear you had an awesome experience with Peter! He will love to read this review. We are so glad to hear you thought our service was great, and that you would be coming back - we would love...More

Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Great experience and instructor. Went surfing for the first time and was able to catch multiple waves. It was fun and would definetly do it again . Instructor: sam

Thank Sarah H
ClairMullerGRAW, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Torquay, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2018

Hey Sarah H, Thanks for leaving us a great review! That;s awesome to hear you got to catch many waves learning to surf with us! We will be sure to let Sam know about your awesome feedback. Thanks again, Clair

Reviewed 28 January 2018

I borrowed the beach wheelchair to get my elderly parents through the dunes and onto the beach for an important family event. The staff were very helpful and I was able to have the chair overnight to avoid rushing in the morning from Ocean Grove...More

Thank Denise G
Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Torquay, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hey Denise G, We are glad we could help your family to attend your event! The wheelchair is great for getting around on the sand easily. Thanks for leaving us a review, so future customers are aware we offer the wheelchair! Thanks again, Clair

Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

We recently did two lessons with go ride a wave Torquay! Wow! Such a amazing experience! The staff were phenomenal. The best customer service experience ever! All the class were attended to promptly by experienced experts. Thanks go ride a wave for a great day!

Thank nomma82
Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Torquay, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hey nomma82, We are really happy yo hear you had an amazing experience with us! We appreciate all feedback and customer service is something we pride ourselves in. Thanks for taking the time to leave us such a great review, Clair

Reviewed 18 January 2018

We had booked an introductory lesson for 3 adults, 3 teenagers. Practical and useful instruction for all. Lovely helpful and friendly staff. Short walk from surf shop to beach.

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Thank 415helen
Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Torquay, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hey 415helen, We are happy to hear your group had a great time and learnt some new information on how to surf that you can keep in mind throughout life! Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, Clair

Reviewed 18 January 2018

We were a group of 9 people - 4 adults and 5 teenagers. We all had a ball! Go ride a Wave were very professional and friendly. I would highly recommend them.

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Thank grantkeren
Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Torquay, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hey grantkeren, Thanks for the review and recommendation! We are glad you and your group had an awesome time learning to surf with us! We hope to see you again, Clair

Reviewed 18 January 2018

I was given a surfing lesson as a present from my best friend. I went and had a fantastic time. Instructors were very friendly and helpful. They supplied everything you needed. The class was made up of people from across Australia and around the world....More

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Thank jamieg830
Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Torquay, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hey jamieg830, What an awesome present! We are glad you had a great time learning to surf! It is so much fun once you can the hang of it. We would love to have you back! - Clair

Reviewed 17 January 2018

Got really good tips about what to think about to improve my surfing. The only thing they could improve is to try giving everybody as much coaching. The ones having the most difficulties also got much more coaching than the rest of us.

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Reviewed 11 January 2018

We all stood up during the lesson and then hired boards to the rest of the week. Too easy! Great staff, great surf lesson and ‘can do’ attitude.More

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Thank Cathal G
Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Torquay, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hey Cathal G, You guys must be so happy because it is a great feeling to be able to surf! That's great to hear you had a great time and continued to surf throughout the week - practice makes perfect! Thanks for taking the time...More

Reviewed 11 January 2018

We came for our surfing lesson today and were encouraged and supported to stand up. It was a very busy day at the beach but felt safe and also enough individual attention from instructors. Would recommend

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Thank Katherine T
Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Torquay, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hey Katherine T, Safety is very important and we are glad you felt safe the whole time! It sounds like you enjoyed learning to surf with us. Thanks for the recommendation, Clair

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