Coaching designed for small groups and beginners
Eco-adventure with stunning world-class coastal beaches
Customised surfing lesson based on your skill level
No experience required – coaching designed for beginners
Tips from professionally skilled & certified instructors
About this activity
What's included, what's not
2-hour surfing lesson along the Bellarine Peninsula and Great Ocean Road
Surfboard, rash guard and wetsuits
Live tour commentary provided in English
Know Before You Book
You must be aged 7 or older.
If you are aged 16 or younger, you must be accompanied by your parent or guardian.
If you are pregnant, you should not take part.
If you have back, neck, joint or muscular problems, you should carefully consider whether or not to participate.
You must be able to swim on your own.
You do not need previous surfing experience.
What you can expect
Learn how to ride the best waves of the Bellarine and the Surf Coast with this introductory lesson. No prior experience is needed, as skilled instructors teach you surfing basics from ocean facts and forehand turns to paddling and wave riding. Enjoy this casually paced introduction to an iconic ocean activity.
Meet your guide at Great Ocean Road Surf Tours and get acquainted with your friendly instructor before you travel to the beautiful white beaches surrounding the area. Join a small-group session and listen as your skilled instructor provides you with basic surfing and safety information, including facts about waves and etiquette.
Over the course of your coaching session, learn to ride waves, paddle and make forehand and backhand turns and then take the chance to practise your skills. With the help of your instructor, make huge strides in a short amount of time. As the sea breeze blows through your hair and the sun warms the water, it's time to stand up and ride the waves back to the shore.