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Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise

Shop 189 Centro Cavill Avenue, Surfers Paradise, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
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Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise has a shop at the beach end of Cavill Avenue and provide 2 hour surfing lessons every day from $55. Stand up paddle lessons are also run daily. We also provide surf boards, bodyboards, and other beach equipment for hire and sale. All our instructors are fully qualified surf life savers to make sure we provide a safe environment to learn in.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic. Very informative, safe and fun. Definitely worth having a go! Thank you Xander! Will go back again if we make it up this way again.

Thank DDEEBBTT
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What do I say.. I can't believe that we could actually do surfing in such a short time with so clear explanation by our instructor Kurt.. thanku Australia..thanku gold coast and Kurt a big thanks for ur efforts.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

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Reviewed 17 May 2018

I have wanted to learn to surf for many years and I finally took the plunge while recently in the Surfers Paradise..what better place really! The lesson went for 2 hrs which was great and the surf instructors whose names I can't remember sorry were...More

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ClairMullerGRAW, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Hey rainham52018, Surfers Paradise is lovely this time of year! You picked a great time. We are happy to hear that you chose us to take your first surfing lesson with. We really value all of our instructors, and it is great that you enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

Excellent Instructor who convinced all of us that 'Anyone Can Surf'. Only thing we require is a 'Wave Board' and the Gold coast waves - it was fun, exciting and enjoyed completely with my wife and two daughters. The kids are still talking about the...More

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ClairMullerGRAW, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Hey drjejoe, Thanks for leaving us a review. Surfing is a lot of fun, and yes anyone can do it! We are happy to hear you and your family enjoyed your surf lesson with us. Hopefully the kids can keep practising and learn to love...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

What an incredible experience for us all. Myself (45), and my 3 lads Tex, Judd n Chad (9, 10 & 11) had never surfed, ever. I was super nervous being older woman and was very self conscious, but that left me immediately. Kurt n Blake...More

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ClairMullerGRAW, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Hey lisanicole576, That's great to hear that you all loved your surf lesson with Kurt and Blake! And even better that you all successfully stood up. We really appreciate all feedback from our customers, and this really makes us value our staff so much hearing...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

Have never surfed before and the team got me standing up in the first lesson. Lessons 2 and 3 were tailored to fit in with what was learned in the previous lessons, which meant good progression throughout. By end of 3rd lesson was able to...More

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ClairMullerGRAW, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Hey deantmenzel, It makes us very happy to hear that you really progressed through our lessons! It sounds like you picked it up quite quickly. Turning is the next big step, and all it takes is a lot of time and practice! You should be...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Chloe and Yaz were fun and helpful instructors. The waves were just right for our very beginner class. I’d highly recommend trying surfing with these two ladies at Go Ride A Wave, Surfer’s Paradise.

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ClairMullerGRAW, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Surfers Paradise, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2018

Hey Bethany H We are happy to hear you had a great time learning to surf with Chloe and Yas! They will love the feedback. Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review and recommendation! - Clair

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皓晴 許
25 February 2018|
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Response from Peter F | Property representative |
Hi, We only go out to waist deep water and fully qualified lifeguards are with you the whole time, so you would be fine to come for a surf lesson. Many thanks Sam
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