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Group Surf Lessons

Find out just how easy surfing really is.

By using the best equipment and our experienced outdoor ed team, your students will be up on a board in no time – “hooting” all the way to the beach.

About 90% of students stand up in their first lesson and you’ll be surprised by how quickly your group can improve in a short time, especially if you have multiple lessons and try different beaches.


Find out just how easy body boarding really is and how much fun it can be. Body boarding is a great introduction to the ocean, building on water confidence. Body boarding is great for primary school and early secondary age students.

Your students will be fitted out in quality wetsuits all year round in Victoria and during winter in Queensland, making this an all year round experience.

Group discounts are available for groups larger than 8.

We offer programs at numerous locations. Most of our beaches can cater for groups up to 50 at one time. To ensure we can cater for all groups we have over 800 wetsuits and 75 quality body boards. For groups with larger numbers we can offer a mixture of activities at several different locations to ensure everybody is doing something.

We train our staff with above industry standard of qualifications so you can rest assured your group is being well looked after. Safety, then fun is our priority. Body boarding ratios are also 1:8 ie 1 instructor to maximum of 8 participants. Group leaders are free (within reason).

Stand Up Paddle Board

Your stand up paddle board is designed for complete beginners and is the best in the industry.

On flat water, our skilled and experienced instructors will teach you the basics of using a stand up paddle board. They will be with you every step of the way. A mixture of skills and games makes it fun and enjoyable for everyone.

Stand Up Paddle Boarding is an easy enjoyable activity which almost everyone will enjoy.

We supply all the equipment you will require.

Your students will use quality wetsuits or rashies and PFDs, making this an easy, safe, year round experience.

Our minimum school group size is 8 with the maximum group size currently at 16 (with a little flexibility).  For groups with larger numbers we can also offer a combination of activities to ensure everybody is doing something.

We suggest stand up paddle boarding for students in Year 8 or above.

We train our staff with above industry standard of qualifications so you can rest assured that your group is being well looked after. Consequently, Safety, then fun are our priority.

For stand up paddle boarding we work on a ratio of 1:8, ie 1 instructor to a maximum of 8 students.  Group leaders are free (within reason).

Surf Safety Training

Fun, laughter and team spirit are the hallmarks of the Surf Carnival program. In a similiar format to surf life saving carnivals, this extremely popular program is modified to suit a range of fitness levels so everyone feels comfortable taking part.

The Surf carnival involves three types of activity – water, beach and novelty. all activities are led by our outdoor education experts and are designed to encourage maximum participation and involvement with an emphasis on fun and team work.

In Victoria we supply wetsuits for all participants. we can cater for all group sizes, but ideally we prefer groups of 20 or more.

How to find us..

Go Ride a Wave shop is on the Great Ocean Road opposite Anglesea Main beach.

Coming from Geelong drive into Anglesea, go over the river, 800 m past the bridge there is a sharp right hand bend with a group of 5 shops on the corner traditionally known as the Four Kings.

Shop Address 

143B Great Ocean Road,
Anglesea, Victoria 3230
1300 132 441

Shop Hours
9:00am – 5:00pm

Christmas Holidays
7:30am – 5:00pm

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