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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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Amazing & adrenaline filled beginners surf lesson🏄‍♀️

Hi Guys, As a 50 year old lady and a bit of a adrenaline junky, I signed up for the beginners surf... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
leesaf23
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Melbourne, Australia
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After one lesson I can see myself going pro.

Well not quite pro but definitely an enthusiast. Dan corrected my technique to stand up which... read more

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Reviewed 12 June 2018
DeeMye
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Singapore, Singapore
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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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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hi Guys, As a 50 year old lady and a bit of a adrenaline junky, I signed up for the beginners surf class last Saturday July 21st.How lucky was I to have Dan as my instructor and partner in crime! From the start of the...More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much Leesa for such an amazing review. We are so super stoked to read how much fun you had and how much you enjoyed it. This is why we do what we do - to share the feeling of empowerment, thrill and...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Well not quite pro but definitely an enthusiast. Dan corrected my technique to stand up which significantly raised my ability to get up which caused me to never want to leave the water. Dan was personable and created a fun and safe environment. It was...More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2018

Thank you so much for your fantastic review and rating DeeMye. We really appreciate it. We are stoked to hear you enjoyed your lesson so much with us, got so much out of it and improved so much in just one session. It’s excellent that...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

I only originally went for one lesson, but it was so good, I booked another. My instructor Dan was a dead set legend. He had me catching waves on my first lesson. He was super friendly and approachable with a nack for teaching ,explaining things,...More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2018

Thank you very much for such a fantastic TripAdvisor Review Eden B. We really appreciate it thank you. We are super stoked to read that you loved it so much and got so much enjoyment and benefit from doing your lessons with us, we really...More

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

What a fantastic experience for both my boys Louis and Joseph. Thanks to the surfing instructor he was the best. My boys wanted to go back everyday. Definitely will be booking my boys in again.More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Thank you very much pilatesalicia for such a fantastic TripAdvisor Review and rating. We are really happy to have had your boys surfing with us and are super stoked to know they loved it so much. We look forward to hopefully having them back in...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2018

Loads of fun. Very helpful and friendly instructor. He had everyone standing and smiling on their boards. Highlight of a great Queensland holiday. Thanks!More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Thank you so much for you review and fantastic feedback rosiejoetaylor. We are super happy that you had so much fun, enjoyed it like you did and that your time with us was the highlight of your Queensland holiday. We would love to have you...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Lesson was great Dan was very encouraging and my kids stood up on the board. They had a great time and learnt much well worth it.More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2018

Thank you very much for your feedback ant714. We are stoked to hear your children enjoyed their lesson with us so much and that as a dad you were really happy with it as well and found it very worthwhile. We really appreciate you taking...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Superb location for learning to surf with shops and amenities close too. Instructor Dan is friendly and helpful and built a wonderful rapport with the kids over the week. The lessons are comprehensive with safety, beach knowledge and surfing skills developed further each day. Parents...More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Thank you so much for such a fantastic review Allan S. We really appreciate it. We have worked hard over the years to provide comprehensive lessons and have lesson plans that fit a lot in but in an easy to understand and very importantly aim...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Did a surfing session together with my 6 year old son and these guys and it was awesome. I was half expecting to ditch my board half way through so my son would get some attention but they had it covered. Both my son and...More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you very much for your TripAdvisor Review nigcoop. We are really happy to read that you were so satisfied and happy with our service and loved your surf lesson with your son. We are stoked you both got a lot out of it and...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

My children had a wonderful week long surf grom experience with Dan, as part of the holiday intensive program. From the helpful advice to the ever smiling face that greeted them, they love their time with Walkin' on Water and can't wait to come back.More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thank you so much for your Review candkdenyeroz. We are stoked that your Groms had such a great time in their Program with us last week and loved their sessions with Dan. We really appreciate your words and feedback. We love that they are looking...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

This was my first time surfing after a lackluster lesson some 10 years ago and I loved it! Greenmount Beach was the perfect location: plenty of good beginner-size waves in shallow water. I had a private lesson with Dan who was friendly, professional, made me...More

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WalkinOnWaterSurf, Owner at Walkin' On Water Surf School, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2018

Thank you very much Carmen E for such a fantastic review and feedback. We really appreciate this thank you and really appreciated your email as well. We were stoked to read that after one lesson with us when you chimed into a second lesson down...More

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