Welcome to the Premier Gold Coast Surf School – Walkin On Water Surf

Beginner Group Surfing Lessons

Beginner Group Lessons

Come down and experience the thrill and excitement of surfing at our Gold Coast Surf School for the very first time in one of our beginner group surfing lessons.

Private Surfing Lessons

Private Lessons

Experience the thrill of surfing at our Gold Coast Surf School and learn quickly with your own personal instructor in one of our Private Surfing Lessons

Ladies only surfing lessons

Ladies Surfing Sessions

Our Ladies Only sessions are dedicated to getting just the girls out in the surf together.  Come and spend some quality time in the ocean with us.

Intermediate Sessions

These sessions form part of our Gold Coast surfing program and are perfect for those that have mastered the basics and want to progress through this tricky stage.

SurfGroms on the Gold Coast


SurfGroms is the world’s first national junior surfing program, and Walkin on Water is the Gold Coast’s number one provider for 5-12 year olds!

School Programs

Our Gold Coast Surf School offers flexible programs for schools that offer benefits for kids, parents and teachers alike with our School Surfing Programs

Weekend Surf Camps

Our Gold Coast Surf School Surf Camps offer beginners a chance to spend the weekend with us and complete 3 learn to surf beginner lessons with us over a weekend.

Birthday Parties

With small student to instructor numbers, a Surfing Birthday Session with us in the waves is a fantastic option for your child’s birthday party.

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Walkin On Water

Why Choose Us?

Licensed & Affiliated

Walkin on Water is the only local surf school affiliated to both the national sporting organisation and the ISA, a testament to the quality and safety standards we offer.

Trip Advisor Recommended

Walkin on Water is listed by Trip Advisor as #1 for water sports in this region.  This is something we are very proud of for a location such as the Gold Coast.  Come and see why!

Expert Instructors

All of our professional surf instructors and surf coaches are accredited with either Surfing Australia or the International Surfing Association to ensure your safety.

Premium Equipment

We only use the very best and latest equipment when teaching you to surf.  This is why Walkin on Water and Hurley Australia have partnered up here at the beach.

World-Class Location

Coolangatta is home to some of the best surf in the world, with the first event of the world surfing tour right here each year.  Why not learn with the best?

Eco-Friendly Business

Our business is heavily invested in keeping our oceans and beaches beautiful.  It is our playground day-to-day, and we do everything we can to keep it that way.


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