Feel the freedom of surfing the waves

Our Learn to Surf lessons are a great beginning to enjoy the thrills of surfing the waves. Located at Pukehina and Maketu beach’s in NZ’s Bay of Plenty.  

You need basic swimming skills to learn to surf, your swimming ability will be required when you make your booking so our instructors can best support you in your lesson. 

Sessions will be canceled if surf conditions are not suitable or unsafe for learning to surf. You will be notified of this anytime before your lesson and fully refunded.

Small group sessions;
Adults 15+yrs $70pp
Child -15yrs $60pp

  • Duration 2 hours
  • Group size per lesson 2-4 people 
  • Time slots available to book 7 days per week - 11am-1pm or 2-4pm  

Large group sessions;
11 yrs + $50pp

  • Duration 3 hours
  • Group size per lesson up to 10 people 

Session's cover the following;

  1. Surf safety and etiquette
  2. Reading the waves
  3. Paddling
  4. Popping up
  5. Getting back out
  6. Catching waves
  7. Riding the waves
  8. Turning Techniques (if confidently catching waves)

Encounter Success Learn to Surf lessons provide everything you need for a safe and fun time including;

  • No prior experience needed
  • Only operate in suitable wave conditions to learn in
  • All equipment provided, including high quality soft-top surfboards, full length wetsuit and rash top
  • Qualified surf instructors to provide hands on guidance for all learning levels
  • Instructor to participant ratio 1:4 for maximum learning instructions and safety
  • Full safety briefing and comprehensive safety systems in place 
  • Trained lifeguard and equipment onsite 
  • Digital photos can be included at extra $30 charge 


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