Main Beach learn to surf lessons are provided by the 1st Wave Surf School which has been operating in the local Main Beach area since the Year 2000. Surf Lessons are great fun for all ages. Kids love the thrill of catching waves and standing up and adults get a great sense of achievement after catching their first wave.
Main Beach learn to surf lessons provide all the surfing equipment for you, you just arrive with some boardies or bathers and suncream and everything else including a beginner surfboard, wetsuit, identifiable sun shirt will be provided. Group surf lessons run for 2 hours and private surf lessons go for 1.5 hours. You will spend most of the time in the surf catching waves and your instructor will be in the surf with you the entire time. Main Beach learn to surf lessons are held in waist depth water, you don’t have to worry about getting dumped or catching big waves. Our qualified surf instructors will keep you safe and make sure you have an amazing surfing experience catching your first wave.
You can join a Main Beach learn to surf lesson any day of the week however lessons times do change to suit the surfing conditions on the day. The preferred lesson times are private lessons at 7.30am and group surfing lessons at 10am. In the afternoon stand up paddle boarding lessons, tours and hire are offered in the calm water river between Surfers Paradise and Main Beach.
Main Beach learn to surf lesson prices
- Private lesson from $120
- Group lessons from $60
- Private groups and customised surfing days – please enquire
- Surfers Paradise Stand up paddle lesson from $55
Main Beach learn to surf lessons provide discounted kids surfing lessons on the school holidays plus multi lesson packages and weekend warrior deals.
The 1st Wave Surf School Main Beach location is only 5 minutes drive north of Surfers Paradise or 1 hour south from Brisbane. It is the closest surf school to Brisbane and the Northern Gold Coast suburbs. If you are staying at any of the Main Beach holiday accommodation you will be able to walk to the Southport Surf Lifesaving Club location which has a beachfront cafe, restaurant and bar. Look for the big Main Beach learn to surf van parked in the beach carpark near the yellow lifeguard tower.
Main Beach learn to surf lessons can be arranged through Gold Coast Surfboard Hire. If you would like to hire a surfboard at Main Beach we can offer you a surf lesson and surfboard hire package. Please contact us to discuss your holiday, beach and surfing requirements.
Phone 0410 400 800