About learn to surf

Learn to Surf in Sumner, Christchurch, New Zealand. Your instructor Aaron Lock is one of New Zealand’s most experienced Surfing instructors and he has a great team of experienced instructors.
We offer surf lessons and surf coaching to all abilities of surfer

From Beginner to Advanced

The basic Learn to Surf package is a two hour lesson which aims to teach the basics of surfing quickly and with plenty of fun no matter what your age, fitness or ability.
Most lessons are held at Scarborough Beach in Sumner. Scarborough provides a gentle peeling waves ideal for beginner and malibu riders.
For the more experienced there are more challenging beaches near by.
We also have a new location opening soon in New Brighton at the SURF SHED.

Surfboard and Wetsuit Hire is available as well as Tours and Guiding. We offer Bodyboard lessons and hire too.

Lessons and gift vouchers can be purchased online here

We also offer Team Building and Corporate packages, Hens Parties and childrens Birthday Parties.
We offer a variety of courses for Schools. Surf Safe is our Primary school programme. We have programmes for Yr 11 to13 PE classes and offer one off fun days for schools too.

Surfcoach TV


This is our promotional video.
Hear all about our Learn to surf class and listen to some of our customers talk about their experience.

Thanks to Lisa Tran a student at CPIT for producing this clip.

Christchurch Surf School.