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Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf

Beach access 14, Main beach, Noosa, Queensland, Australia
+61 418 787 577
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Daily learn to surf lessons in Noosa Heads, Sunshine Coast, Queensland. Learn to Surf with Australia's most famous and professional surf school. Learn to Surf the correct way (not on your knees) with Australia's best surf coaches who actually are accomplished surfers. Fun, safe and easy. Change your life.. Learn to Surf.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Beach access 14, Main beach, Noosa, Queensland, Australia
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+61 418 787 577
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"private lesson"
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"beach safety"
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"hour lesson"
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"beginner lesson"
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"whole group"
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"great teacher"
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"money well spent"
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"water safety"
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"catching waves"
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"thank you so much"
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"an absolute blast"
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"two hours"
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"perfect location"
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"thanks guys"
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"small group"
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

What a fun afternoon! We were shown how to do everything and all levels were catered for then allowed in the water to play on the boards in the waves. So fun and tiring. We pushed it to the very last minute before we had...More

Thank Heather R
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louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

HI Heather, stoked you had a great time and thanks for your review :)

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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Having tried quite a few surf schools many years back I was excited to get back into the water but nervous if I'd remember anything. Our instructor was amazing made everyone feel comfortable, figured out what I knew and helped me to become even better....More

Thank Linnea0509
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louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2017

Thanks Linnea for your positive review. We are so happy you had a blast. Keep practicing:)

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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful day! Tom, definitely is the best teacher! Uses a great technique to teach We had a small class and all succeeded to catch a wave! Recommending this to everyone, From young to old!

Thank Ge N
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louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 27 June 2017

Thanks Ge N, Tom is really happy to hear you had a great time!

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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Awesome instructors, goal was to get us up on the board and it worked. Gave the group a good lesson on the waves & how to properly catch a wave. Big shoutout to Tom and Jaime - Albertans

Thank Morgan V
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louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thanks Morgan, really appreciate your positive feedback. Glad you had a great time. Kind regards Merrick $ Elissa Davis

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Reviewed 7 May 2017

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

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Reviewed 28 April 2017 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
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louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2017

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 :)

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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
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louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2017

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

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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
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louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

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 :)

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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
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louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

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

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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
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louiemez, Owner at Merrick's Noosa Learn to Surf, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

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! :)

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