learn to surf and general surf lessons

Learn to surf at the stunning Soldiers Beach on the NSW Central Coast with Surfing Australia Accredited coaching staff with years of surfing and coaching experience.
We run classes for complete beginners through to advanced for all ages and abilities. Our lessons are focused on having fun while learning to surf in a safe environment. 

Group Learn to Surf Lessons are held on Monday to Sunday on all days except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.
We cater for mixed kids groups, adults, all-ladies groups, hens and bucks parties, corporate groups, school groups and private tuition. 

Standard group lessons are usually 1 coach to 6 students however the Surfing Australia maximum is 1 coach to 8 students. Our lessons times may vary due to the ocean/ weather conditions. Soft top surfboards and rash shirts are provided. 

Casual visit group cost: $65 for a 2 hour session. 
Casual visit private cost: $90 p/h

Larger corporate and school group pricing may vary. 
Bookings and enquiries via 0420 880 485​

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weet-bix surf groms

Weet-Bix SurfGroms has been developed for groms between 5 - 12 years old. This includes a safety talk, surf knowledge and general ocean awareness session to start the groms off with the right level of confidence. 


Our qualified coaching staff will then run through the basics of learning to surf before entering the water to try out their new skills.

​Every child who signs up will receive a Rip Curl merchandise pack including a Rip Curl backpack, towel and Weet-Bix SurfGroms rash shirt, and a Global Surf Industries softboard guide.

Weet-Bix SurfGroms program costs start at $180 with an additional $25 seasonal membership fee.

These costs include:

  • Your Rip Curl participant pack delivered directly to your door

  • Minimum 8 hours of on-beach coaching.

  • Additional bonus Wahu rewards and prizes incorporated into the program

competition & HIGH PERFORMANCE training

Our high performance coaches can take your surfing and competition performance to the next level with a range of coaching programs for advanced surfers. 

Our coaching staff use video analysis, photography, dry land training along with competition strategy and preparation to help you excel in the water. 

All Surf Coaching High Performance staff are Surfing Australia accredited with extensive surfing and competition experience.

Group and private advanced sessions are held on Monday to Sunday on all days except Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day. 

High Performance casual visit prices start at $40 p/h.

Bookings and enquiries via 0420 880 485​

where to meet 

Lessons are held at Soldiers Beach, Norah Head. We ask all surfers and parent/ guardians to meet at the Soldiers Beach Surf Club on the grassy area out the front (overlooking the beach). 

The Surf Club address is:

Soldiers Point Dr, Norah Head NSW 2263

There are three large free public carparks in the immediate area. There is also daytime access to public toilets and showers. Pending the opening hours, there are also two cafe's in the immediate area. 

what to bring

Lessons include a soft-top surfboard and rash shirt if required. Please bring appropriate swimwear, towel, sunscreen and water bottle. Spectators may want to bring additional seating and shade if required. 

how to book

All bookings and enquiries via 0420 880 485​ or norahheadsurfcoaching@gmail.com