Experience Raglan’s “Wave of Life”

Experience Raglan’s “Wave of Life” …with the Raglan Surfing School… New Zealand’s original and iconic Surfing School, est. in 1999.
The Raglan Surf School continues to share their passion of Surfing and Raglan’s bohemian lifestyle everyday with great people from NZ and around the world. The Surf School offers unique 3 hour beginning surf lessons which starts in their really cool “Surf Barn” located at Karioi Lodge in Whale Bay.
Why Learn to Surf with the Raglan Surfing School?
It’s about contributing to great community outcomes.
For over 19 years the Raglan Surf School has been contributing a portion of its beach trailer proceeds to the upkeep of Raglan’s main beach, Ngarunui and Wainui Reserve facilities. Being located on the beach the Surf School also contributes to Raglan’s overall beach safety by working alongside and in support of the Raglan Surf Lifesaving Club. The Surf School values their community based approach and commits to its continuing support of many deserving local organisations.
The Raglan Surf School operates year-round from its base in the beautiful surrounds of the Karioi Lodge located in Whale Bay. The Lodge offers the Surf School’s customers an opportunity to experience more than just a great time in the water – a chance of experiencing a taste of the surfing lifestyle as well.
Surf lessons are offered at 9am and 2pm every day throughout the summer season and start at the Karioi Lodge.
The three-hour lessons include water and beach safety, soft surfboard and wetsuit hire and free transportation from anywhere to and from Raglan town.
Surfing lessons can now be conveniently booked online at raglansurfingschool.co.nz.
Why carry your board down to the beach?
The Raglan Surf School’s Trailer is also a one-stop shop for surfboard and wetsuit rentals located next to the lifesaving tower down at Ngarunui Beach.
A wide range of brand new surfboards are now available for hire.
“Stand Up and Surf!