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XL Surfing Academy

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Learn to surf: Beginners, intermediate, groups, private, teens and grom sessions, XL Surf Academy is your home to surfing on The Sunshine Coast. Robbie and Carlene Sherwell have successfully owned and operated XL Surfing Academy at Mooloolaba and...more
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Alexandra Parade | Alexandra Headlands, Mooloolaba, Queensland 4572, Australia
+61 423 039 505
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All reviews surf school holiday program a great week intermediate level lessons fun private lesson learn to surf private group individual attention kids aged these guys sunshine coast great morning robbie beginners teaching encouraging
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were a group of three, perfect to start surfing. Our teacher, I think it was Sam, was great. He was encouraging, really helpful and an amazing guy. Definitely be back for another time!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank FabianImbrenda
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These guys rule! Sam the instructor was a legend, super calm, knowledgable and encouraging! Ill be back!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank B1245TGadamc
CarleneS19, Owner at XL Surfing Academy, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Yes!!We love our Sam.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The kids had a ball surfing with the XL team. Thanks so much for a great week!! Definitely recommend Robbie and his team!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank oliverh483
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I got a one hour group lesson from XL and my instructor was super nice and helpful! The waves were big that day but I managed to stand up on the board by the end of the lesson, after repeated fails. The instructor was very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TreeHuggingEngineer
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Kids aged 10 & 12 loved their intro to surfing! Great instructor gave easy to understand teaching and individual attention to all students. Both kids manage to catch a wave by the end of the lesson.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Amanda C
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

Relaxed friendly and professional staff , had a great morning with a one on one session , highly recommended

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

We signed my reluctant son for a school holiday program with XL Surfing - after one lesson he was totally hooked! Robbie, Carlene and the team are incredible teachers. They care ultimately about safety, and had several coaches available for each lesson. They really took...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jsmeaton0
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Great introduction to surfing for my 8 year old daughter, she loved it. Will definitely be doing it again.

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Date of experience: April 2018
Thank frantimpson
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Called yesterday to enquire about surfing lessons for three children aged 11, 13 and 13. Offered us a private group lesson with Sam for today. Sam was a friendly, laid back instructor who our kids related to well. Excellent instructing and knowledge. Rather than email,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Angehudson
Reviewed 22 June 2018

With two young boys wanting to learn to surf, XL have made it fun and helped them get on the boards quickly. Always fun, always safe and expert coaching! Thank you XL!

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Date of experience: June 2018
Thank nadinesaron
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13 May 2018|
Response from MrBigSpoon | Reviewed this property |
Are you asking me a mere human. Email them, ring them. You should be fine on the day before like I was.