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About us


Westcoast Adventure and Westcoast Surf School are based on Victoria’s Surfcoast. Operating since 1993, we have introduced many thousands of people to the exciting recreational activities of surfing, snorkelling, mountain biking, surf kayaking, coastal walks, hikes ,rockclimbing and abseiling.

Learn to surf with Westcoast Surf School at Torquay, Anglesea, Pt Addis, Urquharts Bluff and Ocean Grove. Beginner surf lessons are run every weekend from November to Easter time, and every day over the summer school holidays. We provide fully qualified, experienced and friendly instructors and the latest and safest equipment, including full length wetsuits and specially designed beginners softboards.

Our services range from one-on-one private coaching (beginner to advanced), to catering for large groups of up to one hundred people. In addition to the hundreds of holiday makers who come to us to learn to surf at Torquay, Anglesea and Ocean Grove, our services are currently being utilised on a regular basis by over two hundred and fifty schools, universities, businesses and other organisations.


Westcoast Adventure runs programs for corporate groups, youth groups, schools, tertiary institutions and the general public. Activities include mountain biking, surfing, sit on top kayaking, snorkelling, low ropes courses, team building and initiative programs, rockclimbing and abseiling, marine and bush environmental education programs.

Activities can vary from a one hour private surf lesson to a multi-day corporate adventure program. We cater for all ages and requirements, including groups with special needs. All programs are specifically tailored to the client’s requirements to best achieve your aims.

We are a mobile operation, able to run programs at a wide range of venues throughout Victoria. We handle all facets of program organisation including the provision of specialist equipment, qualified instructors and facilitators, first aid, insurance, permits, etc. A range of accommodation and conference centres can also be recommended if required.


We are accredited members of the Australian Tourism Accreditation Program (ATAP).

All businesses accredited through the Australian Tourism Accreditation Program meet the Australian Tourism Accreditation Standard, ensuring:

  • Quality
  • Reliability
  • Professionalism
  • Accuracy in Advertising
  • Environmental Practices
  • Adherence to a Code of Ethics

We are also members of Vicotriam Tourism Industry Council (VTIC), Tourism Greater Geelong & The BellarineGreat Ocean Road Regional Tourism (GORRT), Academy Of Surfing Instructors (ASI),  & Australian Camps Association (ACA).

Insurance / Permits

Westcoast Adventure holds a twenty million dollar public liability insurance policy. We hold all necessary permits and licenses to operate on public land, including a Tour Operator Licence and licenses from local Foreshore Committees of Management.

Our Staff

Westcoast Adventure’s staff are motivated, confident, outgoing and very friendly. They have a genuine love of the outdoors and are passionate about preserving the outdoors for future generations. They are experienced and qualified in their area of expertise and enjoy sharing their experiences with others. They place the client’s safety and comfort above their own and make every effort to ensure customer satisfaction. They act professionally at all times and treat clients with respect.

Our priorities are SAFETY, FUN, & LEARNING, in that order!