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Address: Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
Phone Number: 0438 731 503
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Learn to surf in the warm waters at Coolum Beach on the beautiful Sunshine...

Learn to surf in the warm waters at Coolum Beach on the beautiful Sunshine Coast. All levels of fitness and all ages. U can learn to surf today, save time and money and get some professional tuition with the Surfing Australia Level 1 & 2 surf coaches at Coolum Surfing School. School holiday kids surfing programs. Soft and Hard Surf board and body board hire available. Open 7 days a week, open all year round.

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Private lesson with Bob

Great family experience. Bob was a fantastic instructor. Really good demeanour with our kids and great instruction for all of us.

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 26, 2015
Rhys M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015 via mobile

Great family experience. Bob was a fantastic instructor. Really good demeanour with our kids and great instruction for all of us.

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Thank Rhys M
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

Really fantastic experience, and great service. Strongly recommended - a great school! Instructor was really enthusiastic, knowledgeable, and couldn't do enoug for us.

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Thank Tom C
CoolumSS, Owner at Coolum Surfing School, responded to this review

Hey Tom C, Stoked you enjoyed your lesson with us :) Thanks for your review, see you out in the water! Cheers Chris & Gen More 

Brisbane, Australia
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

THANKYOU to our instructor Bob yesterday for our surf lesson on Saturday 14th Nov. He was so fantastic and patient with 2 "beginners" the talk on understanding the surf at the start of the lesson was really great. It was a wonderful experience, and hopefully again in the future we will return for another lesson!!

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Thank tm332
CoolumSS, Owner at Coolum Surfing School, responded to this review

Hey TM332! Thanks for the positive feedback on your lesson. Stoked you guys were able to get a lot out of it and enjoyed Bob's coaching. Hope to see you back again sometime in the future or out in the water :) Yewww Cheers Chris & Gen More 

Mt Coolum Queensland
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

I am a 60 year old Grandmother who took herself and 3 granddaughters for surfing lessons At Coolum Surfing School. We all had a great time learning the basics of surfing. My granddaughter were aged between 10 and 16 years old. We came home with some very memorable photographs of our surfing experience. it was great.

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Thank Linda T
CoolumSS, Owner at Coolum Surfing School, responded to this review

Hi Linda T, Thank you for your review, much appreciated. We are very happy that you and your grand daughters had a great time with us and enjoyed your lesson :) awesome that you now have photos to remember it too! Kind Regards Chris & Gen More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

I had a great morning out in the surf! Steve was a fantastic instructor, he was great at building my confidence now I can't wait to get back out there! Cheers

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Thank Liz_food_rv
CoolumSS, Owner at Coolum Surfing School, responded to this review

Hey Liz_food_rv! Stoked you had a fun morning out in the surf and enjoyed Steve's coaching. Glad that you were able to build up some confidence with us, hope to see you out in the water sometime! Yeeww :) Cheers Chris & Gen More 

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28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Our family took part in group and private lessons from the staff at Coolum Surf School. From the first lesson the whole family were standing and their skills and confidence increased each day. Our instructor Steve was patient and shared his knowledge of both surfing and the sea (tides currents, swells and rips). Coolum is a great place to learn... More 

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Thank Mimilawmac
CoolumSS, Owner at Coolum Surfing School, responded to this review

Hey Mimilawmac! Can't thank you enough for your great review. We are so stoked that you and your family enjoyed your lessons with us and were able to build up skills and confidence each day with Steve (he's a great coach isn't he :) Thank you for the kind words, we all hope you have been able to continue building... More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Travelling to the Sunshine Coast from Sydney, one of my ambitious goals was to attempt surfing. I did not have any expectation of what this lesson would be like and it succeeded through the roof. I turned up to an early session, with the beautiful sun rising in the background and the instructor (Hamish) giving me a warm greeting. Coolum... More 

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CoolumSS, Owner at Coolum Surfing School, responded to this review

Hey Katelyn E, we are beyond stoked to hear that you enjoyed your lesson with us while on Holiday from Sydney, would have no doubt been a nice warm change in weather for you! Glad you were able to take a lot out of the session, we hope you had a fantastic holiday and enjoyed your time on the Sunshine... More 

Seattle, WA
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015 via mobile

We (2 middle aged fit parents and 10 year old daughter) had a blast learning how to surf and soaking up the cool surf town vibe in Coolum. We all got up on our boards thanks to our really patient and friendly instructor Hamish (sp?). I really enjoyed learning about surf theory/technique on the beach then executing (with mixed results... More 

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CoolumSS, Owner at Coolum Surfing School, responded to this review

Hey Meatballman, Thanks so much for the feedback, we really appreciate it. We are stoked that you and your family enjoyed your lesson with us and were able to take away new knowledge and skills about the ocean and surfing :) We hope you guys had a blast on holiday and hope to see you out in the water sometime!... More 

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39 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

Cannot rate them highly enough. We turned up pretty late and asked if they could do us a private lesson for three. The lady in the shop was as helpful as could be and rang around to find an instructor happy to take us out at 2.30pm. The instructor was called Chris and he was amazing. My kids had done... More 

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2 Thank Jleuschner
CoolumSS, Owner at Coolum Surfing School, responded to this review

Hi Jleuschner, Cannot thank you enough for your wonderful review on us! We are beyond stoked that you were able to learn to surf and ride your first waves with Chris, sounds like you had an excellent lesson! We all hope you enjoyed your time with us :) thanks again. Cheers Gen More 

Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

The three of us had a really great time learning to surf through a private lesson with Ben. Ben was a great instructor, giving such great advice on how to surf and some really good pointers individually on what to improve on after each wave. So much patience! I would do it all over again!

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Thank BrissyKsb
CoolumSS, Owner at Coolum Surfing School, responded to this review

Hey BrissyKsb! Glad the three of you had a good time during your lesson with us. Thanks so much for the feedback, it is much appreciated. Hope you have been able to get back in the waves again since :) Cheers Chris & Gen More 

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