Port Stephens Surf School

Port Stephens Surf school is located at 4 perfect locations, One Mile Beach, Birubi Beach, Fingal Bay Beach & Dutchmans Beach in the blue water wonderland of Port Stephens. Come and meet the friendly staff & let their professional, fully qualified & experienced instructors guide you through the thrills and spills of SURFING and stand up paddle boarding!


Port Stephen Surf school leads the way in delivering fun, well-structured, encouraging surfing tuition, teaching one of Australia’s greatest lifestyle sports, helping people of all ages enjoy a healthy and long life interest! Experience one of the most exciting & popular recreational activities on the planet! Fun for the whole family! Or for the adventurous! So come & have a go and join in on all the fun, it may be a life changing experience for you!

The instructors have been teaching their passion for over 11yrs, chasing the perfect waves all over the globe for 20 years and have taught in some of the most amazing places in the world. Fun safe, soft, surfboards are used for the lessons helping you to progress through the entry-level stage. They also carry mini-mals for the intermediate surfers, & warm full length, & short wetsuits, as well as sun smart rash vest.

“Surfing is a lifestyle, a feeling, an incredible sense of freedom. Once you experience that feeling for the first time, you too, will catch the bug”


What You Will Learn:

Beginner Stage

  • Reading surf conditions – Wave zone negotiation
  • Identifying dangerous situations (rips & currents)
  • Basic fitness for surfing – Wiping out safely
  • Correct paddling technique – Catching white water waves
  • Correct standing technique & lots, lots more!!!

Intermediate Stage

  • Catching green waves, Dropping down an unbroken wave
  • Duck diving, Eskimo rolls. Turning surfboard with control
  • Correcting & understanding the timing
  • How to use rips & currents to your advantage
  • Plus a lot more valuable tips and techniques

Stand-Up Paddle Boarding

Stand-Up Paddle is the complete health and fitness package. Learn how to stand up paddle and have SUP lessons at Port Stephens Surf School, a Surfing Australia accredited learn to stand up paddle school, located on Dutchmans Bay Beach.

Dutchman’s Beach is a boutique water spot tucked away to the west of the Nelson Bay Marina. Its waters are serene and ideal for SUPping, sup fitness and sup yoga, and particularly for those first timers who just want to get up on their feet. And if chance may have it, the dolphins may even drop in to say hi! Port Stephens Surf School offers private or group lessons, sup fitness, sup yoga, surf sup, tours, social sup events, parties, school groups and corporate team building functions. However you want to SUP we have you covered.

Open 7 days!

0411 419 576

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