About us

Surf Culture Australia is South Australia’s Original Surf School, since 1991. Learn to surf in a safe and fun environment, with all equipment provided. We are a Surfing Australia accredited Surf School providing surf lessons at Moana, South Port, Middleton and Goolwa.  Owner and Head Coach Cheryl Buck leads our team of qualified coaches who are all experienced surfers with a passion for teaching others. Cheryl has been surf coaching since 2004 and is passionate about providing the best surfing experience for all surfers attending a Surf Culture lesson. Cheryl is also the president of SurferGirls Surf Club SA www.surfergirls.com.au


Our two main locations:


Middleton Beach

Middleton Point, Car Park‚ Corner Dover Street and Ocean Parade, Middleton (~1:15hr South of Adelaide). Middleton has consistent surf all year round and is well known to be one of the best beginner surf locations in South Australia. Middleton Point is a premier SA surf location and hosts many of the state’s surfing championships. The long stretch of beach offers a range of wave types for beginners through to advanced surfers.

Moana Beach

The Esplanade car park, opposite Third Avenue, 315 Esplanade, Moana (~40min South of Adelaide). The stunning stretch of beach at Moana is only a 40 minute drive south from Adelaide. Moana offers safe beach break surf which is ideal for learning to surf. There are also great reef breaks at Moana and along the Mid Coast that are ideal for the more advanced surfers.