THE GOLD COAST’S NUMBER 1 SURF SCHOOL
Get Wet Surf School is Trip Advisor’s number one surf school on the Gold Coast. With Get Wet Surf School anyone can experience the thrill of surfing. It is fun, safe, and you won’t believe how easy!
The feeling of standing up on a surf board and catching a wave is amazing and because Get Wet Surf School offers the most experienced and qualified coaches and the best location we can guarantee you will stand up on your first surf lesson.
Get Wet is an award winning Surf School in Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast
Recently awarded the prestigious Award for innovation in tourism by the Queensland Tourism Industry Council, Get Wet Surf School is also fully accredited Surfing Australia surf school with Surfing Australia Instructors who are the best in the industry. Get Wet holds a Gold Coast City Council permit to operate at The Spit and we are an accredited Tourism operator through QTIC.
We conduct morning and afternoon group lessons all year round and we operate with no more than 6 adults per instructor and 4 children per instructor. All equipment for use during the lesson is supplied and complimentary transfers are available. We will only operate if conditions are suitable for optimum safety and fun.
Beginner Group Surfing Lessons
Our 2 hour beginner surf lesson is designed to give you a taste of the thrill of surfing. Joining a group of like-minded people looking for something new to try is always loads of fun.
Private Surfing Lessons
If you’re looking to improve your surfing technique or enjoy a bit more privacy whilst you learn a private surf lesson may be the way to go
Kids Surfing Lessons
Kids are now able to learn to surf or stand-up paddleboard in a fun, exciting and safe environment. They’ll have loads of fun at the beach and learn about the ocean and surf safety.
Wave Pool Surfing
Surf is always up here! Squeeze every drop of fun out of your family’s summer at Whitewater Worlds crystal clear Wave Pool.
Our Surf School Blog
Keep up to date with us here on the Gold Coast…
After the waves, the surfboard is the most important thing in surfing. Without it, we wouldn’t be able to tackle the surf. In this post coach Rory and Pepe are going to give you an introduction to Get Wet Surf School surfboards. Knowing the parts of the...read more
Taj Burrow, one of Get Wet’s favourite surfers ended his career yesterday with an epic wave in the WSL Fiji Pro. After 19 years in the tour, the Western Australian surfed his last heat at Fiji with amazing conditions. Getting barrels at Cloudbreak in front of...read more
When it comes to learning how to surf, safety can be a concern. Surfing is always portrayed as an extreme sport that can only be mastered by brave, crazy daredevils or adrenaline seekers. Well, sorry to disappoint you but surfing is not what the POINTBREAK movie made...read more
Frequently Asked Questions
We know you have a lot of questions about learning to surf and we are happy to answer them all.
That’s why we have compiled a list of the most frequently asked questions to our instructors. We hope this might help clear up any doubts you have about surfing and our surf school.
Are our programs suitable for weak swimmers?
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What happens if the weather is bad?
What do I need to bring?
I had such a good time. This was my first time trying to surf and the instructor was very helpful and knowledgeable. It was a lot of fun and i look forward to coming back!Ellanne
Had such an amazing time with the Get Wet Surf School, was my first time surfing and they really were awesome! Got picked up from my Hostel and then driven to the Spit (beach on Gold Coast) where they provided you with wetsuits and Tops then a 5 minute walk down the beach. You were then taught how to surf…Chloe
It was a great experience. Actually I now wished it was longer. Two hours seems to just fly by when you are having so much fun. Thanks guys.Iye