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22 Jan 2018
“Surfing experience for beginners. Recommend”
23 May 2017
“The Best Surf School on the Island!”
Girls on Board provides surfing lessons on Phillip Island. Owner/operator Jess Laing, a highly professional coach with a background of 10 years in competitive surfing specialises in small group lessons as well as private lessons. Dont be fooled by...more
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Beachcomber Avenue | YCW Beach, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria 3922, Australia
+61 403 126 800
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Surfing with 3 first time girls, Jess showed a lot of patience. Jess obviously enjoys her job and I would recommend Girls on Board to anybody wishing to have a go at surfing.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Willo532
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I've just finished up 10 weeks of Jess' women's surf program and it was fantastic! Jess gave great tips and helped boost my confidence so much! We did a 'rip paddle' and surfed in all sorts of conditions from nearly flat to pumping and dumping...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Anna B
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Jess teaches from the heart! Surfing is second nature to her & the sea her happy place. Thanks Jess!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank NannyLooney
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

What an amazing experience. I loved every minute of my sessions with Jess . Life changing experience life changing fun.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank KatiaL1398
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Love this experience. Learned a lot. Everyone loves it. Best way to get in the surf. Far out! We all had a great time. Do it again in a flash.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank KandRMelbourne
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

My daughter and myself have had lessons with Jess. Jess is patient, fun, understanding and intuitive but above all.... knowledgable! I can't recommend her highly enough!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank burntmarshmellows
Reviewed 14 April 2017

If you have ever thought about doing a surfing - this is the one to do! Jess is so friendly, knowledgeable and patient. My 11 y/o daughter and 14 y/o Son learnt so much from her whilst having a great time. I wish Jess all...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Judy5794
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I feel so lucky to have found Jess at Girls on Board!! She is an amazing instructor! Surfing was always a sport I wanted to try and finally did at age 33 with a friend via a lesson with Jess. Jess is so confident and...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Celeste J
Reviewed 14 January 2017

After a recommendation from a couple of friends we booked a private lesson with Jess for our 16 yo daughter. It was her first venture into surfing and I cannot rate Jess highly enough. Jess is an amazing teacher, not only in the physical activity...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Rod C
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Our 10 yr old daughter and her friends had heaps of fun with Jess - great equipment, local knowledge and a really supportive, fun vibe with great tips and advice. "She's really nice!" All the girls were catching heaps of waves and big smiles all...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Rob T
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18 June 2017|
Response from Judy5794 | Reviewed this property |
1. 1.5 hour 2. I would book (esp in December) 3. Check website for price or contact Jess Laing directly via text