Port Fairy’s beautiful protected East Beach is the perfect place to learn the basics of stand-up paddleboarding, the fastest-growing new watersport!
- 2-hour surfing lesson
2 locations available:
- Port Fairy & Warrnambool
Ages 5+. All ability levels are welcome. All surfing equipment is provided by us.
- Person Ages 5+
Learn to Surf
We run surfing lessons in Port Fairy and Warrnambool all summer holidays and any other time of the year for groups of six-plus. All ages and abilities are welcome in our surf lessons. Bookings are essential.
Beginner and intermediate surfers learn how to assess surf conditions and identify potential risks. Our instructors are there to help you learn to surf in Port Fairy or Warrnambool and provide advice on all questions related to surfing. We’ll get you up and riding in no time during our fun surf lessons! We hope that you’ll love surfing as much as we do.
Meet at McGennans Carpark, off Pertobe Road, just past the SLSC and kiosk.
Port Fairy Location
Summer School Holidays (27 Dec-End Jan):
Meet on grassed carpark area corner of Ritchie St., Beach St. and Hanley Crt.
Rest of the Year:
Meet at the toilet block on Beach Street (just past SLSC), East Beach.
What is provided
All equipment is provided, including surfboards suited to your abilities. Our equipment is the best available on the market and produced specifically for surf schools. We use soft, stable boards that are easy to balance, paddle, stand, and surf on for intermediate and beginner surfers. Quality Rip Curl, Billabong, and Quiksilver wetsuits keep you warm and coloured GO Surf School rash vests easily identify you in the water.
What to bring
Surfers need to wear a swimsuit or boardies and bring a towel and lots of sunscreen. Don’t forget a camera to document the fun you will have with your GO Surf surf lesson!