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About Us

COASTRIDER Surf Academy specialise in coaching Beginner to Intermediate Surfers, but we also offer step up sessions for those wanting to reach the next level.

No matter what your fitness or level of surfing experience, COASTRIDER structures your session to meet your expectations and alleviate any hesitations you may have. Being the best surfer is not the issue at COASTRIDER, as we feel the best surfer is the one having the most fun.

Our beginner lessons are usually in waist to chest deep water and no prior surfing experience is necessary, we are with you in the water every step of the way.

We have sealed, long arm and long leg steamers that are super flexible and warm, we also have wetsuit hoods and thermal rash vests if you require. Our surf softboards are the best and safest on the market and we have one to suit your surfing ability and needs.

At COASTRIDER your comfort and safety is a priority which is why we offer only the best equipment to help make your surfing experience a positive one. All equipment is included in the cost of your Tasmania surf session.

Qualified surf coaches with additional bronze medallion and first aid qualifications

Our coaches are all Surfing Australia accredited and also have additional Bronze Medallion and First aid qualifications to make sure your surfing experience is safe and structured. Our surf instructors also undergo continuous surf coach training to offer our surfers the best service and support. All coaches also hold a current Working With Vulnerable People Card.

The COASTRIDER team of coaches include Tasmanian State Men’s and Women’s surfing champions, and mature experienced surfers that will make sure your instruction is of the highest quality. COASTRIDER demands high standards from coaches and quality customer service, and we are focused on providing surfers with a positive and safe experience in a fun learning environment. We have a 1 to 8 coach to surfer ratio, which makes sure you are provided with plenty of attention to speed up your surfing prowess.