Welcome to Walking on Water Surf School!

This is the place to be if you want to learn to surf.  Our surf coaches teach all ages from 7 to 70.

Our location in sunny Gisborne New Zealand is one of the best spots on the planet to learn to surf.

Our small population & variety of friendly beach breaks makes it ideal for new surfers, we also have plenty of options

for intermediate & advanced surfers.

We specialize in coaching those learning to surf for the first time & offer plenty of help at all levels.

Our goal is to give you a safe and super fun surfing experience and share the joy of surfing with others.

We provide all the surf gear you will need to begin your surfing experience We also offer gear hire.

Our surf coaches are fully qualified and we are the only fully registered surf school in the region,

that means our safety & operations are monitored & recognized by National body of the sport Surfing New Zealand.

Get in touch with us to book your session; we have a variety of options to suit.

We have both Adults and Kids up and riding waves in no time!!

We will gently take you through the first stages of surfing at a speed to suit you, with an appreciation that there are many variables involved & that we all learn in different ways.

Please feel free to drop us a line we welcome inquiries & questions


Find us

WOW Surf School
Gisborne, New Zealand.
Phone: [+64] (0)6 86 32 969
Mobile: [+64] (0)22 313 0213

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