Ride the waves at our best surf spots

With a reputation for some of the nation’s best waves, there’s no better place to grab your board and hit the surf than on the Sunshine Coast. From Caloundra to the gentle breaks of Noosa, there’s a surfing spot for wave-chasers of all experience levels. Equal parts sun and reliable swell, the Sunshine State is surfing mecca.

Beginners are well catered to along the Queensland coastline, where protected bays with gentle swell tempt them year-round. The resort town of Noosa on the Sunshine Coast is famed for its friendly beach breaks, welcoming of longboarders and newcomers alike.

Kick off your surfing career with lessons at the iconic resort town’s Main Beach, or around the corner in Noosa National Park, where the crystal clear waters of Tea Tree Bay continue to prove popular.

Maroochy Surf School was the original surf school established on the Sunshine Coast. Originally set up as an ASAQ surfing school. It then turned into a Surfing Queensland Surf School which it still is today. Maroochy Surf School is affiliated and aligned with Surfing Queensland and Surfing Australia which in turn makes it a part of a worldwide network of surfing schools.

For the past decade Maroochy Surf School has been operating between the Maroochy and Mooloolah Rivers. They are currently in the process of introducing new locations to their portfolio. Maroochy Surf School is affiliated with the governing body of surfing in the state – Surfing Queensland, and the country – Surfing Australia and has been for the entirety of its existen

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