Learn to surf the beautiful South Coast! Only 1 hour by car or rail from Sydney!

Established by Fiona and Peter Hunt, two very keen and experienced surfers. All instructors are passionate surfers, having backgrounds in surfing and lifesaving.

Our aim is to teach surfing in a safe, fun environment providing ocean skills and knowledge that will stay with you for a lifetime.

Essential Surf School caters for beginners of all ages and surfers looking to fine tune their skills. We will get you surfing!

We guarantee a great session of surfing!!

As safety and enjoyment are foremost, we reserve the right to postpone or cancel lessons if ocean conditions are deemed dangerous. Lessons will be re-scheduled at a convenient time for you. We will not place students in a dangerous situation. 

We Supply all Equipment, Rash vests, Wetsuits, Surfboards - We supply the lot!

We use the safest surfboards available, soft deck, soft rails and most importantly, soft , flexible rubber fins, eliminating cause of surf related injuries.

The surfboards are designed for learning to surf and we have the correct board for your size and ability.

We also offer surf coaching, for those who need more advanced advice or those looking to take their surfing to the next level.

All ages, all levels!

Essential Surf School is accredited and insured with ASI (Academy of Surfing Instructors and Licensed with Wollongong City Council)

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PH: 0407 283 117