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More than just a surf school

  • Located at Burleigh Heads Beach - We meet in front of the Burleigh Heads Surf Club or LifeGuard Tower #18 Burleigh Heads Beach
  • We specialize in offering Small Group sizes with coaches in the water at all times
  • All Equipment supplied; softboards, legropes, wetshirts and or wetsuits
  • Adult, Teens, and Grom group sessions for Beginners, Intermediate Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced
  • Private one on one or two person, or three person private lessons
  • Goddesses of the Ocean 'Ladies Only Sessions'
  • Nudie Surfgroms Program
  • Progressive Surf Programs for Groms, Teens, Adults and Ladies only
  • Corporate/Team Building Surf Lessons
  • Gift Vouchers

Holiday Programs
Holiday Programs

Groms & Teens 

Single Lesson $55.00 | Package of 2 Lessons $110.00 

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Fun, Safe, and Easy to learn with our coaches in the water with you always!

September School Holidays

Starting from Saturday, 16th September to Sunday 8th October 2023

We specialise in small group classes that offer more personalised sessions than most large ones!


 Our 90 minutes surfing lessons offer

  • Basics of learning to surf for total beginners with progression through to Beginner/ Intermediate level skills
  • Surfboard riding education includes basic equipment knowledge, reading waves, rips and currents, safety in and around the ocean, and surf etiquette.
  • All equipment supplied; softboard, legropes, and rashies
  • Surf Coaches in the water at all times!

What to Bring

  • Swimmers and or boardshorts
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen

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Ladies Surf Lessons

Per Person From $60| 90 minutes

Single Lesson: $60.00

Package of 3 lessons: $175.00

Package of 4 lessons: $225.00

Days available:

Wednesdays: 7 am 

Fridays: 7 am

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Are you ready to experience the ocean in a whole new way? Join our ladies-only surf lessons and immerse yourself in the ocean environment while having fun and bonding with other participants.

Our lessons are designed for beginners to intermediate levels, so don't worry if you're new to surfing. Our experienced coaches will guide you through everything from surf safety to standing up on the board, all while having a great time in the water.

At Godfathers of the Ocean, we believe that surfing is all about enjoying the ocean elements and bonding with other like-minded people. Our lessons are structured to help you gain self-confidence and advance your surfing skills, but most importantly, to have fun and enjoy the ocean. Surfing with us can help improve your overall fitness levels, strengthen your immune system, and reduce anxiety levels while enjoying the breathtaking ocean environment.

We provide all the necessary equipment, including rashies, wetsuits (if needed), softboards, and legropes, so all you need to bring is yourself and a positive attitude. Our lessons run for 60 or 90 minutes, depending on your preference, and are a great way to bond with other ladies who share your passion for surfing.

So why not try something new and join us for a fun-filled day in the ocean?

If you have any questions or would like to book in, please email us. We can't wait to see you out on the waves!

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Team Building Surf Programs

Not available online. Please call to book.

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Surfing is one of the most engaging activities around!

Do you want a fun challenging activity that will engage both your mind and body? Do you want to experience an activity that allows you to get out of your comfort zone?

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Family Surf Lessons

Family of 4  $300 | 90 minutes

Family of 5  $350| 90 minutes

Family of 6  $380| 90 minutes

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A Family surf lesson is a great bonding experience and a great way to spend some quality time with the family.

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Woolworths SurfGroms

$160 Per Child | 2 Day Intensive Program

$200 Per Child | 3 Day Holiday Program

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Woolworths SurfGroms teaches children from 5-12 years old core skills in the ocean in a positive and supportive learning environment.

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Private Lesson with Former Pro Surfer Michael 'Munga' Barry

From $205 | 90 minutes

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A 90-minute surfing lesson for all-level surfers for a fantastic opportunity to learn from one of the greats!

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Private Surfing Lessons

Starting at $125 | 70 or 90 Min Options | Just You and the Coach!

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Looking for a personalized surfing experience? Look no further! Our private surfing lessons are the perfect way to get one-on-one coaching from our expert instructors.

We'll customize the lesson to your skill level and goals so you can make the most of your time in the water. Whether you're looking to improve your technique or just want a unique adventure, we've got you covered.

Book your private lesson today and experience the thrill of surfing like never before!! It's an awesome way to catch some waves and get a great workout at the same time. And with our expert instructors, you'll be up on your board in no time!

Whether you're a beginner or an experienced surfer, we've got a lesson that's perfect for you. So come and join us for some fun in the sun! You and the coach; the fastest way to learn is with a Private 70 or 90-minute one-on-one surfing lesson.

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Group Lessons

We specialize in smaller group numbers for all of our surf lessons, with coaches in the water with you at all times.

Our beginner group, surf lesson classes ratio, is one coach to 8 participants. 

Beginner Classes

Groms and Teens From $60.00 | Groms Ages 5-12 | Teen Ages 13-17| 90 minutes

Package of 2 Lessons $115.00

Package of 3 Lessons $165.00

Package of 4 Lessons $210.00

Adults From $60 | Ages 18+ | 90 minutes

Package of 3-Lessons $165

Package of 4-Lessons $210

Intermediate Classes: Maximum of 8 Persons in a Class!

Single Intermediate lesson $55.00

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Surfing lessons for all level surfers from beginners to beginner/intermediate, to intermediate/advanced.

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Gift Vouchers

Starting at $50.00

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