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About Torquay Surfing Academy
Torquay Surfing Academy. We offer surfing lessons for all ages and abilities! Lessons held around Torquay and the Surf Coast daily. Surfboard hire also available, as well as body boards, wetsuits, kayaks, Stand Up Paddleboards and bikes. Contact us today!
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Torquay, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We signed up for a 2-person private surf lesson with 0 prior experience and didn't expect much from it, just wanted to have some fun. Our instructor Kev was so experienced! He taught us the basic skills to read the beach/surf, how to paddle out...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank keenanandtaylor
jakemilliken, General Manager at Torquay Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thankyou Keenan and Taylor! Kev will be stoked when i show him this lovely review you guys have gave us. The team here at TSA are very happy to hear that you not only had an awesome time surfing with us, but learn't how to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Massive thanks to Alex for teaching us during our “Safari surf lesson”. We had lots of fun and learned alot, would definitely recommend to anyone wanting to learn how to surf.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kelsey P
jakemilliken, General Manager at Torquay Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Kelsey! I will be sure to pass this message onto Alex, he will be stoked! It's great to hear you had a ball surfing down the great ocean road and learned heaps from Alex. Best wishes, Jake :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a nice introduction to surifing for our 2 girls (8 and 10). The staff were helpful, the equipment (surf and wetsuits) was good. The location was beautiful. All pretty good value for money. Recommended !

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank VanessaHK25
jakemilliken, General Manager at Torquay Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Vanessa, It's so good to hear your girls enjoyed their time with us! Point Addis is a beautiful beach and great place for the girls to learn at! Best wishes, Jake :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome day. Loved the whole experience. We did the two lessons and there was a big group of us. From young teenagers to you 50 something year olds. Highly recommend when visiting Torquay. Thank you to the team.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Kerrie A
jakemilliken, General Manager at Torquay Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Kerrie, awesome to see you thoroughly enjoyed your lessons in Torquay with the team at TSA. It's always fun making friends while surfing with new people, because that's what the surfing culture is all about! Hope to see you again. Regards Jake :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I liked the fact they gave us full surfing suits. There were too many people in one class and the space that was alocated to us in the ocean was not big enough for everyone and we kept hitting each other. The instuctions they gave...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Liortsim
jakemilliken, General Manager at Torquay Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sorry to hear that you were not completely satisfied in your lesson you had with us. We would love for you to send us through an email or facebook message with a more in depth review of the lesson, as we may be able to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the pleasant experience of surfing for the first time yesterday. Our instructor was very professional and helpful. He helped us develop our confidence in surfing and we were able to stand a few times on the board at the end of the session....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nikita B
jakemilliken, General Manager at Torquay Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So good to hear that you had a great experience with us in Torquay and got a few successful rides under your belt. Best wishes Jake.

Reviewed 1 December 2018 via mobile

It was a beautiful of full day surfing with instructor Alex. The wave was amazing and Alex helped us a lot from pop up to catching waves. I really enjoy my time here at TSA. I would love to come back again.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sanle6010
jakemilliken, General Manager at Torquay Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Great to hear you had a ripper day with Alex. He will be so stoked to hear this positive feedback from a successful day of surfing. Hope to see you again some time in Torquay. Thanks Jake :)

Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Had a great day in the surf with our instructor Brad. He was very helpful and took his time with you and told you what you were doing wrong to get you to your feet Even though the waves were not the greatest at the...More

Thank cooperp831
jakemilliken, General Manager at Torquay Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So good to see you had an fun and enjoyable experience with TSA in Torquay. Brad will be so pleased to hear of this positive feedback from your lesson. Hope to see you in the shop or out in the water over summer! Best wishes....More

Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

We were a big group of 15 international friends and had 2 instructors who explained us very well the techniques of surfing and took us straight into the water to catch the waves. They helped us a lot in the water as well and gave...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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jakemilliken, General Manager at Torquay Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So stoked to hear that your group got to experience the surfing culture we have down here in Torquay. The team at TSA love to share our passion of surfing with people from all around the world and hopefully we can spark a surfing path...More

Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

It's very happy to surf with TSA. The coach is nice, being attentive and the waves is challenging. Beautiful sunny day with good services. Love to come back again, cheers.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sexxychaboo
jakemilliken, General Manager at Torquay Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Great to hear you had a fun time surfing in Torquay. Love to hear feedback from our customers, it gives the team at TSA a positive influence moving forward as a group. Kind regards. Jake :)

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