Welcome to Tarawave Surf School

TaraWave Surf School is located on Surf Highway 45 in beautiful Oakura Beach, Taranaki.

Owned and operated by Gary Bruckner, a primary school teacher with 50 years of surfing experience, TaraWave Surf School has been providing surf lessons and coaching to a wide range of people for nearly 15 years.

With customer service our specialty, we provide detailed instruction to surfers of all ability levels.

All equipment is provided, along with friendly, fun-loving, qualified instructors who emphasize safety….and have surfing knowledge second to none.  If we can’t teach you to surf, no one can!

Lessons take place on Oakura Beach, last 1.5 hours and are arranged by appointment only.