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Walkin' On Water Surf School

Greenmount Beach, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
+61 418 780 311
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Awesome surf school

Dan is an awesome guy and a great instructor. Beautiful beach, fun , definately worth doing!!! I... read more

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
debbssbrown
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Fantastic instruction...I got up most times and actually surfed!!! My instructor watched carefully... read more

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Reviewed 16 May 2017
Mel7770
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Walkin' On Water Surf School is the Gold Coast’s Premier Surf School. We are located at Greenmount Beach in Coolangatta and use the beautiful beaches of Rainbow Bay, Greenmount and Coolangatta, which are ideal beaches for all levels of surf lesson. We offer group and private lessons for all ages and abilities having taught people from 4 years old to those in their 80’s. We are blessed with an amazing location for beginners and early intermediates especially having protected rolling waves, perfect for getting the basics and learning in gentle forgiving waves. It is renowned as the ideal learn to surf location on the Coast. For those with greater experience and skills also have fantastic wave opportunities to work on all levels of skills.Combined with our comprehensive lesson plans, all our Surf Instructors are professional fully qualified Surfing Australia surf instructors that are handpicked for their skills, knowledge and experience and importantly are able to successfully pass on this knowledge and information to our surf participants in a extremely fun, friendly and non threatening environment. All our Instructors also hold a number of lifesaving/lifeguard and first aid qualifications to ensure as safe an environment as possible. Walkin' On Water Surf School is the areas ONLY fully licensed and registered Surf School by the state, national and international Governing Bodies of Surfing – Surfing Queensland, Surfing Australia and the International Surfing Association.
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Greenmount Beach, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
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+61 418 780 311
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dan is an awesome guy and a great instructor. Beautiful beach, fun , definately worth doing!!! I had a one on one lesson and highly recommend it. Will have another one next time I'm in the areaMore

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thankyou very much for your fantastic review debbsbrown. We are stoked you enjoyed your time with us and got a lot out of your Private Lesson. We really appreciate the time you have taken to write some feedback on TripAdvisor for us and look forward...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017

Fantastic instruction...I got up most times and actually surfed!!! My instructor watched carefully and gave me excellent tips and critiques for each wave. I got better and better every time. I've tried a few surf schools on the Coast but this is by far the...More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thankyou very much for your review Mel7770. We really appreciate your comments and review and are super stoked that you surfed many waves! It is fantastic for us to read that out of all the surf schools you have tried, we have provided you with...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017

Our 12 year old and his 2 friends (10 & 12) loved it! Messy surf but they all managed to stand up! Had 2 instructors for a mixed group of younger kids up to grandmas! Water was lovely and warm - 24 degrees. Would recommend...More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thankyou very much for your review 717jolitan. We really appreciate your comments and while we cannot control the weather and the ocean and had no influence on the surf being messy, we are stoked that it was a highlight of the children's holiday and that...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Our kids are 11, 7 and (almost 6, sorry Dan!). All can swim pretty well but none can surf beyond catching wash on a bodyboard. This morning all three went to a beginners class with these guys and it was awesome from beginning to end....More

Thank MrOyvind
WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow, thankyou for such an amazing review MrOyvind. We are super stoked to read your feedback and comments and really happy that we met and surpassed your expectations with your children's surf lesson with us. We do work very hard to have the highest quality...More

Reviewed 29 March 2017

My girlfriends and I were on the coast for a girls weekend away and decided to take a lesson. Dan our instructor made us feel so comfortable and gave such good instruction that our group of 30-40 something-year-olds could catch a few waves on our...More

Thank HappyH0llander
WalkinOnWaterSurf, Manager at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2017

Thankyou very much HappyH0llander for your fantastic review and feedback. We are stoked that you loved your lesson so much and that Dan looked after you all and made you feel so comfortable out in the surf with us. We love to read that people...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017

Surfing with Dan was so much fun. Great guy and super encouraging. We loved it! Would def recvomwnd to anyone looking for a beginners lesson😀

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Manager at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Thankyou very much for your review and feedback kristaannev. We are stoked you loved it and had a heap of fun. We really appreciate your time in writing this and look forward to hopefully seeing you back surfing with us in the future!

Reviewed 10 March 2017

My husband and eight year old son had a group surf lesson with Dan. They both loved it. My son so much he is going back today!More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Manager at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Thankyou very much corinnaf271 for your TripAdvisor review. We are extremely happy that your husband and son had such a great time and was stoked to have your son back again surfing with us. Hopefully we will see you all again sometime and maybe you...More

Reviewed 5 March 2017

Met up with Dan "the man" this past Saturday and had a blast! He gave thoughtful thorough advice that helped me have some of the best rides I've ever had! Thanks Dan for an awesome experience!More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Manager at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Thankyou very much doug_barden for such a fantastic review for us. We are super stoked to read that you had such a great time and that gave you some really good thorough advice that immediately helped your surfing!! We love to hear this. Thankyou for...More

Reviewed 6 February 2017

For the third year running my daughters completed the Weetbix Surf Groms Program and once again Walkin' on Water didn't disappoint! My girls had so much fun! Both the educational and technical aspects are pitched at the right level to keep young minds interested and...More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Manager at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 2 March 2017

Thankyou very much c0nn0r2017 for such an amazing review and feedback. We are stoked to read that you are again super stoked and happy with our programs and services. We really appreciate the time and effort to write this review and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 3 February 2017

We wanted to do something very Australian for Australia Day and found out these guys were operating, so long as five people booked. As there were already 4 of us, we paid for the extra space and essentially had a private group surfing lesson for...More

Thank Elizabeth N
WalkinOnWaterSurf, Manager at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2017

Thankyou very much Elizabeth N for your review and feedback. We are stoked to read you really enjoyed your time surfing with us and really appreciated Dan's lesson plan and instruction. Thankyou again for taking the time to write this for us on TripAdvisor and...More

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