Learn to Surf

Learn to Surf at the Port Fairy Surf School - Port Fairy's longest running accredited professional surf school.

We've classes for 7 to 70 years old, from couch potatoes to elite athletes so you can learn to surf the right way in a safe and structured environment. We have programs to suit just about any age, taste and budget. All bookings include surfboard and full wetsuit hire. Bookings essential.

  • Portland - Bridgewater Bay
  • Warrnambool - Main Beach
  • Lady Bay. Port Fairy - East Beach

Tailor Made Surfing Programs

Perfect for schools and community groups, our flexible surf programs can be customised to suit your needs. 

Programs can include surf lessons, surf coaching, scuba diving, snorkelling, body boarding, kite flying, fishing, environmental and historical walks, scenic boat trips, mini golf, swimming in Port Fairy's indoor heated pool, camping and much more. We can also arrange accommodation and catering for group tours, school camps and holidays.

We also provide special services for children and adults with disabilities who would like to get wet and have a go! Ask us about tailoring a fun beach surf program to suit your needs. Contact us for more info.


Moyneyana Festival

Looking for things to do during the famous Port Fairy Moyneyana Festival? 

We run surf classes daily at 10am at Port Fairy's East Beach during the Moyneyana festival season (26th December to 26th January). In Warrnambool class timetables are dependent on bookings and weather. 

This is a busy time so bookings are essential! 


Equipment AND Advice

Need surfing gear?

Come check out our dedicated surf shop in Port Fairy. We stock a wide range of clothing and equipment including a full range of wetsuits, footwear, surfboards and accessories. 

Our quality brands include and many more. Rip Curl, Quicksilver, Roxy, Billabong, Volcom, DC, Havaianas. Located in the heart of Port Fairy on Bank Street, we will be happy to help you get the the right surfing equipment to enjoy your fun in the wet.

We're open all summer long with limited hours during colder months (best to phone ahead). 



Hire at the Surf Shop

We have an extensive range of quality surf gear you can hire.

Hire is subject to availability on a first come, first served basis - we do not take bookings for hire gear. Photo ID is required.