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19 Nov 2017
“Great surf teacher and lots of fun”
18 Apr 2017
“What a relaxed and friendly vibe! ”
Margaret Rivermouth, Margaret River, Western Australia 6285, Australia
+61 418 958 264
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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

We had a three days surf course lesson and the experience was excellent. Josh is an awesome guy, very friendly and always looking after his students. All the couches in his team are great and very good trained. We started as a beginners and at...More

Thank Roberto F
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I hired a kayak and went too the Margaret River. What a relaxed way to spend a morning in Margs! Hiring the gear felt like borrowing a friend's great, super relaxed, friendly with the most positive vibe going! Don't pass up this...More

Thank michaeldZ2669CY
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We took a group of school kids here (gas bay) and Josh and his team were great with the kids, setting them up for success and helping them throughout the session. Everyone enjoyed themselves thoroughly and I would highly recommend this business if you're wanting...More

Thank Trinh V
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The surf school also has canoes and kayaks. They are designed for the relatively calm waters of the Margaret River and work well. I was used to a more enclosed ocean kayak - but the simpler open ones worked well, even given a bit of...More

Thank sxmtimesharenews
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Great selection of surfboards, kayaks, canoes, SUPs and a couple of other things. Good value for money and very easy going. We called up in the morning but looked like turning up and hiring on the spot was pretty straight forward as well. Highly recommended...More

Thank AroundTheGlobe86
Reviewed 6 February 2016

We hired a very good kayak. Friendly staff. Service and price were excellent and views were stunning at the river! Highly recommendable.

Thank hsdormi
Reviewed 8 January 2016

Ive always wanted to surf and become confident with surfing, in one lesson with Evie i feel as if i could surf with the locals, she was patient and gave us real tips and tricks in such a great manner. Josh is such a cool...More

Thank Davey_454
Reviewed 15 December 2015

We were recommended this place by our hotel and I have to admit that I was a bit skeptical if I should join my boys (10 and 13) and my husband as the sea was quite rough the day we had booked and I didn't...More

Thank Nici G
Reviewed 9 March 2015

We did both the Sat and Sun 2 hour learn to surf sessions. Firstly, the team were absolutely great, they are so friendly and extremely helpful. We were all beginners and they took us through all the basics and then straight in the water for...More

Thank Dallas E
Reviewed 10 March 2014 via mobile

Hired a sup last minute on a Monday morning when no one else wanted to open as they had no tours booked. Thanks for the cheap sup hire

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