Gold Coast Learn to Surf Gold Coast learn to surf, daily surf lessons and surf hire

Gold Coast learn to surf

Gold Coast Learn to Surf

Gold Coast learn to surf is a must do activity for any visitor to Queensland. Conditions, at Gold Coast learn to surf, are ideal for surf lessons and surf hire, with warm water, lifeguards on duty and some of Australia’s most iconic surf destinations. Our surf school specialises in daily beginner surf lessons and as a result we only allow soft surf boards in these lessons.

Group lessons for your own group are available on request. Private lessons are also available, especially if clients want to use a fibreglass surf board. We conduct almost all our surf lessons in waist deep water, to keep sessions safe for beginners. Surfers Paradise learn to surf , Broadbeach learn to surf , and Kirra learn to Surf , are all run by Go Ride A Wave. We are part of Surfing Queensland Surf Schools.

Broadbeach and Surfers Paradise are among the most popular holiday destinations in Australia. Consequently, Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach are the locations where you will find the city and beach lifestyles combine beautifully. They have spectacular skylines and brilliant stretches of coastline.

Kirra is at the southern end of the Gold Coast, just around the point from Coolangatta. It is away from the busy areas and is probably one of the safest beaches on the whole Gold Coast.

Broadbeach is the shopping precinct on the Gold Coast, with all the newest buildings in the area. It has become the destintation of choice for Australian holiday makers coming to the Gold Coast.

Go Ride a Wave Surfers Paradise is the only shop that offers surf lessons on the Gold Coast.

Large Group Bookings

Go Ride A Wave recommends Northcliffe Surf Life Saving Club as the ideal location for large groups who want to have a surfing lesson. We have a special arrangement with the surf club which allows us to have access to the toilets, showers and change rooms under the clubhouse for any groups who would like to use them. It is also away from the busy areas of Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach where it can be very difficult to get a car park. In addition there is a dedicated Bus Parking area across the road from the Northcliffe Surf Club.

Our surf school is open 7 days a week all year round.


We have a range of hard NSP surfboards for intermediate surfers and soft GBoards designed for beginners, available for hire.

How to get there

Our meeting location in Broadbeach is at the beach end of Margaret Ave.

Our shop in Surfers Paradise is located at the beach end of Cavill Mall.

These locations are among the most visited tourist destinations in Australia. The beautiful beaches, perfect weather and warm water, make Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach learn to surf the best places to begin your surfing journey.

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