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More than just a surf school

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Godfathers of the Ocean surf school opened for business in April 2001, it was established by Krista Barry wife of former World Professional Surf Michael ‘Munga’ Barry. Their drive and passion created a surf school business that embraces a passion for all persons to enjoy the thrill of surfing and the healthy lifestyle that it brings.

 

  • Surf Lessons

    Surf Lessons

    More than just a surf school Located in Burleigh Heads - In front of the Burleigh Heads Surf Club All Equipment supplied; softboards, legropes, wetshirts and or wetsuits Ladies Only Surf Lessons - 'Goddesses of the Ocean' School Holiday Programs Nudie Surfgroms Program Group Lessons for all levels Private Lessons Corporate/Team Building Surf Lessons Gift Vouchers Read More
  • Holiday Programs

    Holiday Programs

    Come join or Winter Holiday Programs, offering learn to surf packages of 2, 3 or 5 lessons. Full of fun activites and a great way to meet new friends whilst learning about the ocean and riding a wave! We are located at beautiful Burleigh Heads Beach. Available from the 27th June to 12th July 2020   Read More
  • Ladies Only Surf Lessons

    Ladies Only Surf Lessons

    Ladies! Come and enjoy the ocean environment in the 'Goddesses of the Ocean'  Ladies Only Surfing Lessons for beginners, intermediates and more advanced surfers. These lessons vary from a blend of mindfulness-surfing, ocean knowledge, surf fitness, and all aspects of learning and progressing the skills of surfing, in a supportive, fun atmosphere. Our female coaches are passionate about the ocean environment, surfing, health and fitness,who love to share their knowledge with other women who too can  enjoy the love of the ocean.   Lessons run weekly with all equipment supplied;  softboards, legropes, rashies and wetsuits.  For further information or to book click here!   Read More
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  • "Thank you so much Coach Will and Coach Paul for sharing your knowledge and skill in such a fun way. Kate had an awesome time. She is hooked! I highly recommend Godfathers of the Ocean Surf School."

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5 Jun
We are back open for business!
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24 Dec
Merry Christmas from the Team at Godfathers of the Ocean
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Surf Groms at Godfathers of the Ocean Surf School Burleigh Heads Beach
More than just a surf school, Godfathers of the Ocean is dedicated to providing unforgettable experiences and professional coaching to families, tourists and youths on their path to becoming professional. Based at Burleigh Heads on the Gold Coast, a world-famous surfing location, Michael and Krista Barry are sharing their expertise

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Surf Groms at Godfathers of the Ocean Surf School Burleigh Heads Beach

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