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Big Wave Surfing School
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“learn to surf”(8 reviews)
“big waves”(2 reviews)
Learn to surf in Perth. We are WA’s only family owned and operated surf school who specialises in teaching families ‘Surf Together Bond For Life‘, we offer ten levels of surfing from beginner to advanced. We offer the highest standard of surfing...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Albenga Place, Perth, Western Australia 6173, Australia
+61 8 9758 8315
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 8 March 2014

Highly skilled and qualified staff running this surfing school well done great programme. Programme is available for all ages including parents.

3  Thank Shazzy73
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Teachers tended to give their attention to students that mastered it and avoided helping those that needed a bit more guidance.

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1  Thank Tanya F
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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Pat and his crew are really dialled in to provide the ultimate surfing experience. Big wave vibes surf school. Recommend!

Thank Karl C
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Both Pat and Alexis were very encouraging instructors, and there were some beautiful waves on the first day. As a parent, I would definitely make the hour-long drive for my child to learn how to surf with them. They took considerable care of the children,...More

Thank smithies2808
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Trustworthy instructors that go above and beyond to teach their students. Great value for money. Fun family activity. We travel from Perth to attend this Surf School specifically because of the owner and instructors.

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Thank Nicole M
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Pat and his team provide a structured course at one of Perth’s safest beaches that my boys and have found to be a fun and safe learning experience. I would recommend Big Wave Surfing School to any one who wants to accelerate their potential in...More

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Thank eppurcell
Reviewed 23 January 2018

The whole team are very friendly and know their stuff. Two of my children (both with ASD) have been taught by Big Wave, and the level if understanding and assistance has been awesome.

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Thank 342jarede
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Pat and his crew were fantastic...excellent approach for all ages. Everyone was friendly, approachable. Lots of great tips and techniques, info about waves, winds and dangers. We loved the science bits too! Can highly recommend Big Wave...If we lived in WA we would be back...More

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Thank mrsmashton
Reviewed 22 January 2018

My son and i first went to big wave surfing school 5years ago to learn the basics of surfing and we have been going back ever since. Unlike most surf schools that only teach you to stand up on a board, this school teaches beach...More

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Thank Kym K
Reviewed 20 January 2018

My daughters and i love the water and like surfing yet we are not very experienced. to give us a head start on what is a lot of fun but hard to master we turned to our local surf instructor at Big Wave Surfing. the...More

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Thank JeromeEmmaA
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Even though the weather was terrible the instructors took great care to ensure everyone still had a great experience and learnt to the best of their ability. Loads of fun!

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Thank Tania T
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Kids had a great time, staff were engaged and gave the kids confidence. mum even had a crack at it. We plan on going for more lessons

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