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South Coast Surf Academy

Surfers' Parade, Middleton, South Australia, Australia
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Great lesson with Dan. Really helped me improve my surf knowledge, skills and what I needed to do... read more

Reviewed March 17, 2018
Alan S
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Amazing Experience! Incredible teacher!

We were lucky enough to find Dan's set-up at the beach and he took us out for a lesson. Being first... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2018
Jessica S
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Stand up and ride the waves in your first lesson! Learn to surf with Dan & Meg at Middleton, one of the best and safest beaches to learn to surf at in Australia. Owner operated, accredited male and female instructors, Surfing Australia Licensed Surf School. All equipment provided. Suitable for everybody – all welcome. Operating 7 days, year round. Bookings essential.
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Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

Great lesson with Dan. Really helped me improve my surf knowledge, skills and what I needed to do to progress my surfing.

Thank Alan S
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danosurfsa, Owner at South Coast Surf Academy, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2018

Thanks, Alan! It's good to see you already back out there praciticing. See you at the beach! Cheers

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Reviewed February 13, 2018

We were lucky enough to find Dan's set-up at the beach and he took us out for a lesson. Being first timers, we needed a lot of guidance, but he assured us he'd be able to get us to stand up on our own (shockingly,...More

Thank Jessica S
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danosurfsa, Owner at South Coast Surf Academy, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

We are so glad that you had fun and have heaps of surfing memories to take home with you to Canada. Hopefully you will get another chance to surf along your travels. Cheers

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Reviewed January 30, 2018

Had a couple of lessons, great people with plenty of patience and terrific with our 8yr old. Practical safety advice and good one on one time. thanks guys

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danosurfsa, Owner at South Coast Surf Academy, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Thank you! We look forward to seeing you again on the South Coast. Cheers

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

A friend booked a group of us in for a lesson, each of them had surfed before but at 32 years old I had never even touched a board. Meg and her team catered brilliantly to each of us. It was so much fun I...More

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danosurfsa, Owner at South Coast Surf Academy, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

Thanks, Emma! We hope you can find the time to come back to the South Coast and surf with us again soon. It would be a busy time for you but a surf would do you well. Cheers

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Reviewed January 12, 2017

Dan and Meg were amazingly helpful in organising lessons, hiring boards and wetsuits for ourselves and all friends who came to visit us during our 8 days in Middleton. Some of the kids said they leant more from one surf lesson with Dan than a...More

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Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

These guys were better to us than we deserved. We mucked them around a bit and we're late due to our youngest get travel sickness but the accommodated us with a smile. My kids loved it and were standing up in the first lesson even...More

Thank Christine E
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Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

Dan is an excellent instructor explained surf safety and skills that all ages could understand. Kids were really enthusiastic and had a ball

Thank Mark R
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danosurfsa, Owner at South Coast Surf Academy, responded to this reviewResponded December 22, 2016

Cheers, Mark! We are glad they all had fun. Dan

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Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

We didn't actually get the chance to surf with Dan and Meg, because we had to cancel just a couple of days before for unexpected reasons. However, based on the warmth and professionalism that characterized our booking, follow-up and cancellation they are absolutely top notch....More

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danosurfsa, Owner at South Coast Surf Academy, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2016

It was such a shame that you couldn't make it this time around. We look forward to meeting you the next time you are in SA. Hope you enjoy the rest of your holiday! Cheers, Dan & Meg

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Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

I attended a women's learn to surf day and it was both informative and super fun! Highly recommend for those who are beginners like me - you will be safe in the hands of Dan and Meg.

Thank Marisa B
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danosurfsa, Owner at South Coast Surf Academy, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2016

Thank you, Marisa! I was just looking at one of the photos from that day and remembering how much fun it was. I think we will have to organise another women's surf day soon...now that the weather is FINALLY warming up! Cheers, Meg

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Reviewed February 19, 2016

Did not expect to get standing first time on a board but I was up straight away! Never mind I didn't stay up - if I'd learnt nothing else, that was enough. Appreciated Dan's relaxed, respectful, safe approach and skill as an educator. His years...More

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danosurfsa, Owner at South Coast Surf Academy, responded to this reviewResponded February 22, 2016

I knew you could do it!! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Cheers

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