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LIFE'S BETTER WHEN YOU LEARN TO SURF

Learn to Surf Gold Coast and catch your First Wave with us.

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1st Wave Surf School Main Beach is the premier surf school on the northern Gold Coast beaches providing quality surfing lessons for over 15 years. We guarantee small groups and personalised service providing you with a safe, fun and memorable surfing experience.

Choose from a private surf lesson, a beginners group lesson or progress your skills with a 2,3 or 4 lesson learn to surf program.

Surf lessons run for approxiametly 2 hours, all equipment is provided for you including a soft beginner surfboard, identifiable 1st Wave Surf School Rash Shirt, drinking water and sun cream.


 THE FIRST WAVE DIFFERENCE

1st Wave Surf School - Main Beach is owned and operated by born and bred local Gold Coast surfers, we provide more than just learn to surf, we'll make you a surfer. We have been fortunate to live this amazing lifestyle of hanging at the beach and surfing almost every day, when you surf with us it's not just about catching your first wave, we will share our enthusiasm and love of surfing and pass on our knowledge and experience in a relaxed surf and beach culture way.

YOUR FIRST WAVE SURFING AND BEACH EXPERIENCE

We will introduce you to the beach and surf conditions so you can understand rips, currents, waves and sandbanks. We will explain the parts of the surfboard and demonstrate how to position yourself on the board and catch waves and then assist you in catching your first waves in waist depth water. Once you are catching waves we will progress your skills to paddling the surfboard and improve your wave selection. Then, when you are catching waves confidently we will demonstrate and instruct you on how to correctly stand up and surf the waves. This is where our small group guarantee will help you progress much faster, your surfing instructor will fine tune techniques to suit your ability.

SMALL GROUP GUARANTEE

With a maximum group size of 6 participants you receive special attention from your surfing instructor who will be patient, friendly, helpful and in the water with you at all times, it also means you will meet some people and share your first surfing experience in a relaxed and friendly way. It's great fun to share the thrill and satisfaction everyone gets from surfing. In surfing terms, you'll be “totally stoked.”

LESSON DETAILS

  • Preferred group lesson time 10am depending on surf conditions
  • Preferred private lesson time early morning depending on conditions
  • Group lessons run for approxiametly 2 hours and private lesson run for approxiamteley 1.5 hours
  • Quality surfing equipment is provided and included in lesson price
  • Small groups, personalised service and quality tuition is guaranteed with every lesson
  • Location is Main Beach 5 minutes drive north of Surfers Paradise or 1 hour south from Brisbane

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 SURF LESSON INFO

BEGINNERS LEARN TO SURF EXPERIENCE (1 LESSON)

Basic learn to surf techniques and Great Fun. This lesson is all about catching a wave, standing up, surfing and hanging out at the beach. Great fun for all ages, all equipment is provided.  (READ MORE)

PRICE: $60 per person with a $5 discount per person with a booking of 2 or more


SURFING INTRODUCTION PACKAGE (2 LESSONS)

During your 2nd surfing lesson you will spend more time standing on the surfboard and you'll catch a lot more waves, the second lesson is heaps of fun and when it all starts to happen.

Your instructor will continue to assist you in catching waves and standing up but also progress your skills, stance and style so you can look cool and surf waves longer. (READ MORE)

PRICE: $110 per person with a $10 discount per person with a booking of 2 or more


LEARN TO SURF PROGRESSION (3 LESSONS)

Recommended if you're keen on learning all the basics. No lock in dates, take your lessons on days that suit you, practice a bit in between lessons if you prefer.

The learn to surf progression package is about learning all the basic skills so you can get out there by yourself or with your friends. You'll know what you are doing right or wrong, you will have a better understanding of waves and surf conditions and you will be able to start your surfing progression.  (READ MORE)

PRICE: $160 per person with a $10 discount per person with a booking of 2 or more PLUS a one free surfboard hire per person to practice your skills


PRIVATE SURF LESSONS

If you want that extra special attention then a private surfing lesson is the way to go, perfect for beginners to fast track their surfing skills or intermediate surfers who want to progress their surfing that little bit further.

We specialise in small groups and private lessons and have built a reputation on providing quality service and tuition during our surf lessons. We have many surfers who have now been surfing with us for many years, whether you are a local or just on holidays when you surf with us, you become part of the gang. (READ MORE)

PRICE: $110 1 person private lesson or private group 2 or more people $80 per person.

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SURFING = LIFESTYLE, FITNESS, SATISFACTION AND ENJOYMENT

Quote: “Surfing's the source, change your life, swear to god” from the movie “Point Break” starring Kenau Reeves. We strongly believe this is true.

1ST WAVE SURF SCHOOL GUARANTEE ... Small groups, quality tuition and personalised service from local experienced instructors.

Please phone for bookings and enquiries – Mobile 0410 400 800