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Go Ride A Wave Lorne

Lorne, Victoria 3232, Australia
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A great experience with excellent instructors

I travelled to Anglesea with a group of students in February. We did a number of their activities... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2018
Adrian1958
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Melbourne, Australia
Surfing lessons

My family of five had a great time with the people of go ride a wave. They were very friendly and... read more

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Reviewed 18 January 2018
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Go Ride A Wave Lorne provides 2 hour surf lessons every day at Lorne. We run our lessons in waist deep water and provide full length Quiksilver wetsuits and soft beginner surfboards with 2 hours of instruction and fun. Our experienced instructors, who are also surf life savers, will get you standing and surfing a wave in no time.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Lorne, Victoria 3232, Australia
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

I travelled to Anglesea with a group of students in February. We did a number of their activities including surf lessons and stand up paddle boarding. The staff were very friendly, knowledgeable and patient with all the students who had a wonderful time. I would...More

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Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Lorne, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hey Adrian1958, Stand up paddling boarding is just as fun as surfing! We happy to hear the students had a great time learning both sports with us. Thank you for leaving us feedback and a recommendation! - Clair

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

My family of five had a great time with the people of go ride a wave. They were very friendly and approachable upon arrival and throughout the lesson. We would definitely do it again!More

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Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Lorne, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hey anjb2018, It's great to hear your family got to learn to surf with us and had a great time! Our staff are great and they definitely love hearing that their work has been noticed. Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review,...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018

Go Ride a Wave was a great introduction to surfing. I have two young boys and they were guided by the instructors and had a blast surfing. The instructors tailored their help according to ability and we thrived as a result. Lorne has an excellent...More

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Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Lorne, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hey colinschroeder, Wow thanks for such a great review! Lorne really is an amazing place to surf. We are happy to hear your 2 kids had an awesome time learning to surf! We hope that they can keep surfing and love the sport as much...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Despite being summer was only a 22 degrees day but team were fantastic in helping with wet suits and sun screen - water was beautiful at Lorne and instructors helpful. Instructors were good though group of 7 a little too many for enough specific time...More

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Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Lorne, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hey CatsAndCo, Victoria does get very cold!! Lorne is a great location to learn. Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review and a suggestion! We will take into consideration of changing the meeting point stated online, hopefully this will help customers...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Have hired boards all over Australia. This is easily the best service I've received. $25 for a board and wetsuit for 2hours. Very welcoming and friendly staff... even got a shower. Loved it! 🤙

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Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Lorne, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hey lukey246, We are stoked to hear we are the best service you've received! We have many awesome staff members at each store - it's great that their work has been noticed. Thanks for the review, Clair

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

This was a Christmas present for an 11 year old great niece and excuse for me to "learn" how to surf after a 45 year break. Both instructors were enthusiastic and helpful on the basic techniques to have us all standing after a two hour...More

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Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Lorne, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hey 701David, What an awesome present! It's great to hear that our instructors were a great help to you, and that everyone got to stand up! Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, we hope you can keep surfing! Thanks again, Clair

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

What an amazing experience and ticked off a Bucket list requirement. Surfing lesson with Loz was awesome. She had us all confidently on our boards in no time. I even stood up several times and rode a few waves! Best feeling ever. She paid individual...More

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Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Lorne, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2018

Hey 875george, Wow thanks for leaving us such a great review! It sound slike you had an awesome time learning from Loz - she is a great instructor! We all can agree that riding the waves is an amazing feeling. I can't believe you even...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

First time surfing, me and my two kids (11 and 13). Good gear and well presented instruction. 2 hours included enough time in water and we all even managed to get up standing on surf board couple of times!More

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Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Lorne, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2018

Hey Samuli S, That's great that you guys chose us to have your first surfing lesson with! 2 hours is just the right amount of time to learn all the basics and practice! Even better that you could all stand up. Thanks for leaving us...More

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

Brilliant team, helped our two boys ride the waves - they had great fun learning. Well organised, good instructors, plenty of wet suits - even supplied the sun screen!

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Peter F, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Lorne, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2018

Hey M4rk44, Awesome to hear your boys had a great time learning to surf with our team! Thanks for the review and great feedback. - Clair

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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

It was truly amazing! I had such a great time! Everything was provided, the group was small and all questions were answered! A quick & good introduction was given and we surfed a lot! We got to practise so much and we're motivated throughout our...More

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ClairMullerGRAW, Front Office Manager at Go Ride A Wave Lorne, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Hey samkretschmer, Wow thanks for such a great review. Everyone here at Go Ride A Wave really appreciates all feedback we receive. We are more than happy to hear you felt supported and motivated throughout the lesson - this is one of our main goals....More

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sunak1
3 March 2017|
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Response from Peter F | Property representative |
Yes we will schedule a lesson every day
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1robot
20 January 2017|
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Response from Peter F | Property representative |
Yes we have lessons each day at 10am. You can book and pay online at the go ride a wave web page or phone 1300 132441 Regards Peter
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Marnie96
24 May 2016|
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Hi Marnie, Our normal public lessons are catering for beginners, but we do also offer private lessons which can help improve skills and techniques for those who are wanting to progress further. Please phone us on 1300 132441... More
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