Surf Lessons & Hire

Want to learn to surf in Gisborne?

Gisborne has some of the best surfing beaches in New Zealand. Our team of experienced coaches have excellent local knowledge to keep you safe and ensure you have a great surfing experience!

We offer surf lessons to all ages and abilities. Our lessons include the surfboard & wetsuit. In these two hour lessons we introduce safety, etiquette, surfboard positioning, standing up & wave riding techniques.

Our aim is to get you out there on a wave and have some fun!


Prices

Surf Lessons

Group lesson $60 per person ( 2 hours)

Private surf lesson from $95 ( 2 -4 surfers)

Private surf lesson $125 ( 1 on 1)

Advanced surf lesson $125 ( 1 on 1)

Groms Club progression sessions (for advancing groms) $120 for 3 weeks ( held after school one day a week).

See here for current Groms Club bookings.


Surfboard/ Wetsuit Hire

Day surfboard hire $40

½ day surfboard hire $30

Day wetsuit hire $20

½ day wetsuit hire $15

* Ask about discounted rates for long term rentals.

* We also offer pick up and drop off surfboard and wetsuit rentals to any accredited motels or Air BnB accommodation ( please enquire first).


Intermediate/ Advanced Surf Lessons

Our surf lessons don't just cover beginners. We are the only Surfboard manufacturer in Gisborne providing surf lessons, we back up our surf school with an all in one surf shop and expert advice from our shapers. We offer great rates on surfboard & wet suit hire, and sell second hand boards.

All of our intermediate and advanced lessons include;

• Correct board selection

• Ocean knowledge, awareness of rips & tides

• Wave reading & wave selection

• Duck diving

• Positioning in the wave to catch the best part of the wave

• Correct technique for generating speed & setting up for your first manoeuvre.

• Comp tips ( Advanced lessons)

• All intermediate and advanced lessons finish with an option to discuss the best board suited to your ability, with one of the shapers at the newwave factory.

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