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Coolum Surfing School

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Coolum Surfing School
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Learn to surf in the warm waters at Coolum Beach on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. All levels of fitness and all ages. U can learn to surf today, save time and money and get some professional tuition with the Surfing Australia Level 1 & 2 surf...more
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Tickle park | We meet at our surf truck located in the main beach car park next to Coolum skate park Coolum, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
+61 438 731 503
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All reviews private lesson an absolute blast great surfing an excellent instructor lots of fun sunshine coast safety waves session beginners sunscreen tom crew surfers heaps
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent a fabulous morning learning to surf with Tom. He was a great teacher and we all got up on our boards and caught several waves in our two hour session. My 13-year-old and 10-year-old loved it, as did my husband and I. I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanks Tom for our first class it was amazing. We have learn a lot, thanks for your tips. He's super fun and the way he explains it really good and it makes you understand it really easy.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank oriol v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had two fantastic days learning to surf. The instructor (Tom) was energetic and enthusiastic about teaching people to surf. The lessons were worth the money and worth the time and were not only productive but also enjoyable. The groups are a good size and there...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Nick W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing, The instructor for the lesson went over all the boring theory but made it fun, got in the water and were so supportive and just motivating! encouraging you to try surfing bigger waves helping if your not feeling confident they don’t let anyone...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Nicholas G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had three lessons with Stephane and absolutely loved them. He's a super fun guy and a great teacher. You can tell that teaching is his passion and he knows how to do it well (unlike many surfers who might be good surfers, but don't...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MartinSunseeker
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

At the ripe old age of 34 I thought it was time to take a surf lesson, the experience couldn't of been better, there ended up being a cancellation on the day so I ended up having a private lesson with Tom. He was an...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank liamk045
Reviewed 14 November 2018

We had a hens party with the Coolum Surf Club & it was so much fun. We might have laughed more than we stood up on the board but had an absolute blast! Everyone managed to stand up. We had a 2hr lesson & were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

I had several one on one lessons with Chris and by the end of the week was able to hire a board and go out and get on some waves. Chris is very knowledgeable and taught how to read the beach as well as the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ross K
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Had my first lesson with Chris ( the owner) I think I am 56 so a bit old for learning sports but any way I did a lesson with my daughter who is 24 We had a great 2 hours lesson Chris was excellent patient...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 5 February 2018

My son has done Surf Groms through Coolum Surfing School a number of time and we always find the crew and staff to be helpful and professional.

Date of experience: January 2018
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9 May 2017|
Response from Neale M | Reviewed this property |
Yeah they do do the surfing lessons then. But it will be cold. Maybe not for you Kiwi's but us Aussies will be too soft to be at the beach then!
Ranjini M
10 April 2017|
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Response from Neale M | Reviewed this property |
Ranjini, yes it is very safe. My kids were (both girls) did the surfing lesson and they were aged 5 and 7 at the time. They loved it, and we loved it. A great experience and the people at the Coolum surf school were very... More