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Childrens 2 Hour beginner surf lesson - Get Wet Surf School - Tour

Gold Coasts favourite surf school! Award-winning locally owned and operated, offering visitors the experience of surfing on a famous Gold Coast beach.
Get Wet is the leader in making it fun, safe and easy for people of all ages and even those who are not confident in the water—a family-owned and operated business operating since 2005.

Get Wet’s lessons are held on the locals' favourite beach, eight-kilometres from the heart of Surfers Paradise. The Spit is a truly local’s playground and is the safest location to learn surfing offering beautiful white sand, clean water, uncrowded and the Surfers Paradise's skyline in the background.

Get Wet's two-hour beginner surf lesson allows the participants to experience the thrill of surfing in the safest and easiest way possible. A few brief instructions and they get you out in the water as soon as they can with the lowest participant to instructor ratio on the Gold Coast.

As a family business safety for children is our priority so our children's classes are conducted with no more than 4 children per instructor and consist of only children from 6-12 years.

Childrens lesson are held every weekend during the school terms and 7 days a week during school holidays.

All equipment is provided along with complimentary transfers to and from the beach from most Surfers Paradise.

Kids beginner surf lesson (6-12 years)


Are your kids keen to Get Wet? Our kids only surf lessons are for little frothers who want to try their hand at shredding without those pesky adults killing their mojo! These classes are for 6 to 12 year olds and they are run daily throughout school holidays and on weekends throughout the school terms. Kids only classes are run with an even lower coach-to-participant ratio of 4:1 to ensure maximum amounts of both safety and fun! Surfing is such a great sport for all ages and these sessions are designed to give them a taste of surfing and hopefully they love it and want to come back for more. The Intro to surf session is the prerequisite to our Beginner surf programs and we cover the following: * Identify the parts of the surf board and equipment * Basic surf awareness *Recognize hazards in the surf such as rips *Learn the steps to standing on a board *Ride a broken wave in the white wash assisted by the instructor *How to fall off safely in the shallows

Tariffs include:


Doug Jennings Park, Seaworld Drive
The Seaway Cafe Building, Main Beach
QLD, 4217