Multiday Kids Surf Camps Information:

Our 4 day Surf Camps are prefect for first timers through to confident beginners.

Our Beginner Surf Camps consist of 4 consecutive days of progressive group surf lessons, perfect for kids wanting to get some intensive tuition and practice whilst soaking up the Matakana Coast scene.

Your first day of camp will cover all the beginner surf basics (as above). Additional sessions will be structured promoting personal progression and confidence, building upon what you learnt the day before.


  • Operates from 9.30am to 11am.
  • Each child is put into groups based on age and ability.
  • This program is suitable for kids aged 6 and up.
  • All equipment is provided including surfboards & wetsuits.


1 Day (1 x 1.5 hour lesson)


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What’s included:

Beginner Surf Camps consist of 1 x 1.5 hour group beginner lesson per day for 1 to 4 days (depending on how many you choose to participate in). All our lessons are ran at a relaxed pace and with a maximum of 6 surfers to 1 instructor.

Everything you need for your lessons is provided:

  • Soft-top Surfboard, progression on a hardboard encouraged
  • Full length wetsuit
  • Photos / videos from your lesson (optional add-on)

Upcoming Programs:

  • 26 December 2020
  • 30 December 2020
  • 3 January 2021
  • 7 January 2021
  • 12 January 2021
  • 19 January 2021

Surf Camp Locations:

  • Te Arai – Default Location

  • Omaha, Orewa, Forestry, Pakiri, Matakana & Northland  Beaches – On Request

Te Arai Beach Accommodation:

For all your accommodation need the Eco Pods at Aotearoa Surf will be happy to help!

Book a surf camp and hold on to your gear until your next lesson for only an extra $30 per day!

Progressive After School Surf Clinics:

Progressive Kids After School Surf Clinics are a unique offering specifically created for kids hoping to progress their surfing skills from any age or ability level.

Calling all kids! We have the perfect program for you to get you out in the water regularly, making progression with your surfing and making new friends outside of school!

So what skills would you like to learn or improve?

We highly recommend joining our Progressive After School Surfing if you:

  • Are aged 5-18 years old

  • Want to learn the very basics of surfing

  • Have mastered the basics but need more specific, intermediate surf guidance and tuition
  • Lack or need help building surf confidence to get in the ocean alone or ‘out the back’

  • Are having trouble with anything from beginner to intermediate surf manoeuvres

Our experienced instructors use real time photo and video analysis to identify your areas for improvement. Action points are established and we do our best to get you surfing towards and achieving your goals.

Progressive Surf Clinic Skill Prerequisites:

  • Ability to paddle on to and catch green waves unaided
  • You are comfortable trimming the wave
  • You can perform a bottom turn


8-Week Program


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What’s included?

Progressive Surf Clinics are a 2 hour group lessons, with a maximum of 4 intermediate surfers to 1 instructor. We recommend that you bring your own surfboard along to the session, which will help us help you to surf your own board better!

Your lesson includes:

  • Surfboard (on request)
  • Full length wetsuit (on request)
  • Photo/ video analysis from your session
  • Homemade beach side treats, water and herbal teas


  • Te Arai – Default Location

  • Omaha, Orewa, Forestry, Pakiri, Matakana & Northland  Beaches – On Request

Upcoming Programs:

  • Monday 19 October 2020
  • Wednesday 21 October 2020


  • Mondays 4pm – 5.30pm (ages: 5 – 11)
  • Mondays 5.30pm – 7pm (ages 11+)
  • Wednesdays 4pm – 5.30pm (ages: 5 – 11)
  • Wednesdays 5.30 – 7pm (ages 11+)

Returning PASSC Members:

Don’t forget to use your returning PASSC member code for a 10% discount. Please call us if you have any questions regarding this.


Once a program has started you cannot book in online. Please call us 02 1043 3184 to join part program.