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Excellent surf lessons for beginners to advanced

The team at Island Surf Smiths Beach are brilliant. The coaches Phil, Will and Simon are great... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2018
Melbourne, Australia
Surf school

I took my son for a surf lesson with these guys and he can’t stop raving about it! I could see the... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
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Island Surfboards was established in 1969 at Phillip Island. They got a great surf school at Smiths beach and a fun surf shop in Cowes. The coaches and staff are so proffessional at what they do and i had a fantastic time visiting Phillip Island...more
225 Smiths Beach Rd, Smiths Beach, Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

The team at Island Surf Smiths Beach are brilliant. The coaches Phil, Will and Simon are great coaches. They coach with patience, enthusiasm and clarity. It is like every session is their first and they genuinely celebrate each achievement with you. They even managed to...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

I took my son for a surf lesson with these guys and he can’t stop raving about it! I could see the improvement in his surfing by the end! The instructors were so helpful and patient! Highly recommend!! 100%

Thank Terrielw
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

The staff are so friendly, patient and skilled. It doesn’t matter your age or build they get the perfect wetsuit and surfboard for you. After an all important safety lesson the lesson starts on the beach before going into the water. I didn’t think I...More

Thank Judy V
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

One of our children had a great surfing lesson with the surf coaches last week. Staff are friendly and helpful and the shop is stocked with a good range of clothing and wetsuits etc..

Thank foodbasicsctvt
Reviewed 12 January 2018

My daughter decided she wanted to learn to surf - comming from the country this was a huge decision as it takes us 2.5 hours each way to get there. The team here have been nothing but supportive shes had quite a few private lessons...More

Thank lianeD110
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Would not have bothered to do this, but was a gift and was one of the best family experiences we've had. Great fun, great instructors. Will now go and buy wetsuits for family and go to beach far more often ourselves.

Thank Marie S
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We spent a really great morning with Simon and the other instructors. We enjoyed the tons of tips and tricks both on the beach and in the water. Very good instructions - thanks for that! The equipment is all very good and in best conditions....More

Thank Livia S
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We’ve taken surf courses in Bali, Puerto Rico, Tofino Vancouver Island and we really had the best experience with Simon. He was patient, very knowledgeable and careful to explain things about safety, conditions and overall riding. This was the best course I’ve taken and I...More

Thank cnez07
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Famous little surf shop located 2 minutes walk from Smiths Beach Phillip Island. This shop has been around since I was a kid since 1969. Still a family owned and run business with Shop also in Cowes. Surf lessons available, surf apparel, tees, shorts, wetsuits...More

Thank DrPhillipAndrews
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

My 2 boys 11 and 9 participated in a surf lesson today. The conditions weren't the best but they still got a lot out of it. The instructors and store staff are friendly and welcoming. I was very impressed with instructor Kira (spelling?) when my...More

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