Broadbeach Learn to Surf
Broadbeach learn to surf is a must for any visitor to the Gold Coast. Conditions at Broadbeach learn to surf are ideal for surf lessons and surf hire with warm water, patrolled beaches, and one of Australia’s most iconic surf destinations! Our surf school specializes in daily beginner surf lessons.
Group and private lessons are also available on request. We conduct our surfing lessons in waist deep water, as a result we are able to keep it safe for beginners. Broadbeach learn to surf is run by Go Ride A Wave, Australia’s favourite surf school established since 1987. Furthermore, we are part of Surfing Queensland Surf Schools.
Broadbeach is one of the most popular holiday destinations in Australia. Broadbeach is where you will find the city and beach lifestyles combine. It has a spectacular skyline and a brilliant stretch of coastline. Broadbeach is the shopping precinct on the Gold Coast, with all the newest shops and buildings in the area. Consequently, it has become the destination of choice for Australian holiday makers coming to the Gold Coast. In addition, there is plenty of accommodation available. We are close to the Casino and Convention Center and only as short walk from Pacific Fair shopping center.
Go Ride A Wave has recently bought Gold Coast Surf Academy and is now operating using both names.
Go Ride a Wave offers 2hour surf lessons every day at Broadbeach at 10am and 2pm. Most of all, we provide a safe, fun, exciting experience that everyone can enjoy. The lessons include the use of a long sleeve rash shirt or wetsuit, a soft beginner surf board and 2 hours of instruction and fun. We run our lessons from the car park at the Kurrawa Surf Life Saving Club. There are toilets and also showers nearby so you can wash off the salt and sand after the surf lesson. We can also arrange photos to prove that you were able to stand up, if you would like us to.
How to get there
You can easily walk to our meeting point at the Kurrawa Surf Club from most of the Broadbeach Hotels and Resorts.
If you are driving along the Gold Coast Highway, you need to turn towards the beach at the intersection between the Jupiters Casino and Pacific Fair Shopping Centre. This is Maragaret Avenue and when you come to the T intersection you should turn left towards the Kurrawa Surf Club and find a car park nearby. Head to our big white van in the car park beside the surf club to meet the instructor.
Meet at our Big White Van in the car park beside the Kurrawa Surf Life Saving Club in Old Burleigh Road.