If you want to learn to surf, the Great Ocean Road region is among the world-surfing professionals’ favourite surf spots. For surfing lessons in Melbourne, the Great Ocean Road also offers the easiest access to ocean waves. The entire coastline from Torquay to the 12 Apostles is riffed with surf spots.
If you’re looking for surfing lessons in Victoria (and are an inexperienced or beginner surfer), the best way to learn is to take lessons held by qualified professionals on easier breaks (usually east of Apollo Bay or west of Warrnambool). You can find details of surf lessons (Great Ocean Road) on our website.
Known as the Surf Coast, and located only 75 kilometres from the CBD, the Great Ocean Road region is the best place for surfing lessons in Melbourne. If you want to learn to surf in Victoria you can’t go past the waves, fun, sand, adventure and spectacular scenery of the Great Ocean Road.
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Great Ocean Road Regional Tourism acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the Great Ocean Road region the Wadawuurung, Eastern Maar & Gunditjmara. We pay our respects to their Ancestors, past present and emerging. We recognise and respect their unique cultural heritage and the connection to their traditional lands. We commit to building genuine and lasting partnerships that recognise, embrace and support the spirit of reconciliation, working towards self-determination, equity of outcomes and an equal voice for Australia’s first people.