The best way to learn to surf or to improve your surfing is to live at the beach!

Goolwa Beach is one of Australia's safest and most consistent Learn to Surf Beaches. It is situated 1hr south of Adelaide and is easily reached by car. The surf is right at your door step so you can literally surf all day.


Surf camp includes...

  • 3x2hr Surf Lessons/Sessions 
  • Use of board and wetsuit for duration of your stay
  • Accommodation & meals
  • Trips to different South Coast Surf Breaks
  • Fishing & snorkelling gear
  • Kayaks, bicycles and skateboards
  • Local sightseeing
  • Suits beginner to intermediate
  • Maximum 12 people

Cost for Weekend Surf Camp is $350 per person (Sat & Sun)

Cost for an extended Surf Camp is $150 per person per day thereafter.

Outside of advertised dates surf camps can be run anytime for groups of 3 or more people.

* A 10% early take-off discount applies to any booking paid 3 weeks in advance of departure *

* A 25% discount is available for non surfing partners if they wish to join also. (early take-off discount not applicable to non surfing partner discount) *


The Goolwa Surf Camp operates all year round and outside of our advertised surf camp dates you are able to customise your own surf camp experience.

Options include: Book in for a surfing lesson on a particular day, stay overnight at the camp (Private room that sleeps up to 3ppl @ $150/night) and have another lesson the next day.  

or: Hire a board and wetsuit for $30 per day or bring your own equipment and stay overnight at the surf camp (Private room that sleeps up to 3ppl @ $150/night) to get in as many surfs as your schedule allows.

or: Hire the entire shack for $400 per night for up to 5 people. Extra people are $50pp per night  (sleeps up to 10 people)

Goolwa Beach Surf Camp Dates 2024

Sat 9th to Sun 10th March

Sat 13th to Sun 14th April

Sat 1st to Sun 2nd June

Sat 28th to Sun 29th September

Sat 26th to Sun 27th October

Sat 23rd to Sun 24th November

Sat 14th to Sun 15th December