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Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf

Beach access 14, Main beach, Noosa, Queensland, Australia
0418-787-577
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Hang ten! Learning to surf in Noosa.

Loved it. Did I stand up and surf? No. Did I have a great time? YES! What a great way to spend... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cc2506
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Brisbane, Australia
Sensational lesson!

What a lesson! Anthony's a wonderful instructor very encouraging & supportive & made it so much... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Catherine H
via mobile
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  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“great lesson” (8 reviews)
“beach safety” (3 reviews)
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Beach access 14, Main beach, Noosa, Queensland, Australia
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0418-787-577
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved it. Did I stand up and surf? No. Did I have a great time? YES! What a great way to spend a couple of hours. Merrick's teaches you about surf culture, how to spot a rip and what to do if you get stuck...More

Thank cc2506
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a lesson! Anthony's a wonderful instructor very encouraging & supportive & made it so much fun. Can't believe how quickly & easily he had us standing & riding waves. Simple method that just works. Best way to celebrate turning 40, thanks!

Thank Catherine H
louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this review

Hey Catherine, Anthony will be so happy to read this review. He's such a great coach. Thanks for reviewing us, glad you had a good time and Happy 40TH :)

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Every few years on holiday I figure I'll try to learn to surf - again. I've tried a few places (Noosa, Sydney, Port Macquarrie, and outside AU) and this was comfortably the best. Bill was my instructor today, but I sense others would be similar...More

Thank JakeTheSnake1
louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this review

Hey Jake, just saw your review pop up on email. Thanks so much for your honest, positive review. Glad you had a great time and got alot out of your lesson. We might see you agin some time. Keep it up. Surfing is addictive. Welcome...More

Reviewed 4 April 2017

Our 8 year old had her very first surf lesson with Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf and was actually standing up and surfing within no time. Her instructor Jimmy was fantastic - knowledgeable, professional and made it a fun couple of hours in the water....More

Thank angelamanning1
louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this review

Thanks Angela, we are so happy that she's caught the surfing bug. It's such a great sport to get into and we hope she keeps it up. Thanks again for taking your time to review us :)

Reviewed 4 April 2017

I am 59 years of age and it has been 40 years and 2 shoulder and 1 back operation since I last surfed. Needles to say I struggled a bit at first but the boys got me up!!!!! Jimmy and Tom were my teachers and...More

Thank mark19572016
louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this review

Thanks Mark, thats a really important part of our briefing and I'm glad you appreciate the safety aspect that we bring to each lesson. Thank you for your positive review. we are very blessed to have Jimmy and Tom on our team! Cheers, Merrick

Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We booked a private lesson and had jimmy as our instructor. We both had an amazing time,jimmy took the time to explain about the surf,rips,boards and what to expect before we went into the water and once in the water he was so helpful, By...More

Thank irishladdy25
louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this review

We really appreciate taking the time to review us and we are so happy to hear you had a great time with Jimmy. He's such an awesome instructor. We hope you enjoyed the rest of you stay our beautiful town! :)

Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

I managed to stand up after my very first surf lesson, thanks to B! She was the best instructor always friendly, helpful and patient to her students. I could still recall her voice "paddlepaddlepaddle, step up, right foot, left foot..." Overall I would highly recommend...More

Thank grace0607
louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this review

HI Grace, thats so much for your positive review. B loves to teach and she's so good at it. We are pleased you had a great time with us. Cheers :)

Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

My friends and I met Jimmy this afternoon for a surf lesson. Turned out it was just my two friends and I that had booked in, so we nearly had a private lesson. He covered beach safety, water safety, safety with the boards, gave us...More

1  Thank Chad C
louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this review

Hi Chad, thanks for your review, good to hear you had a great surf lesson with Jimmy with a bit of history thrown in :)

Reviewed 21 February 2017

I had never surfed before. Jimmy was excellent. Very encouraging and an excellent teacher. By the end of the lesson I had caught several waves succcessfully in to shore and achieved more than I could ever have hoped for as a 40 year old first...More

Thank ROD L
louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this review

Thanks Rod for your positive review and we're really pleased Jimmy gave you an awesome surf lesson. He is an excellent teacher who is so patient and just loves teaching. We are so happy that you would recommend us to your friends. Thanks again :)

Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Used RedBalloon voucher today for a 2hr surf lesson... Awesome day, awesome teachers and atmosphere... Would highly recommend these guys for your surfing lessons!!!

Thank Choekyi J
louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this review

Thank you Choeky for your positive review, glad to hear you had and awesome day :)

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