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LEARN TO KITESURF

ST. KILDA

ROSEBUD

INVERLOCH

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FUN & EASY TO LEARN

ONE-ON-ONE LESSONS

Maximise progression

GROUP LESSONS

Learn with friends & family

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GoKite is fully accredited by the
International Kiteboarding Organisation.

All our instructors are IKO qualified to
ensure you get the highest standard
of lesson.

GoKite Melbourne 

GoKite is an International Kiteboarding Organisation (IKO) affiliated teaching centre. Learn to kite board with Australia’s premier school with our internationally qualified instructors on top of the range, industry leading equipment. We offer lessons for beginner, intermediate, advanced and aspiring Pro riders at our three great teaching locations:

  • West Beach, St Kilda, Melbourne
  • Rosebud, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria
  • Inverloch, Gippsland, Victoria

Experience the exhilaration of kitesurfing – feel what it’s like to fly!

Learning Process 

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Beach Basics

Master the basics of kite flying on the beach & learn about safety.

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Kite Skills

Develop your piloting in the water to become self-reliant with the kite.

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Board Starts

Learn the techniques to stand up and get moving on the board.

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Independent Kitesurfer

Put together everything you have learnt to become an independent kitesurfer.

Our Packages

GET HOOKED

GET HOOKED

Basics on the beach (1hr)
  • Understanding the wind
  • Flying a trainer kite to learn how to steer
  • Correctly setting up the water kite
  • Safety on the beach & in the water

from $ 55/ Per Person

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Get Wet

Get Wet

Kite control in the water (2hrs)
  • Includes GET HOOKED package
  • First piloting of the kite in the water
  • Relaunch kite in the water
  • Fly the kite to pull you through the water

from $ 110/ Per Person

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Get Riding

Get Riding

Up on the board (6hrs - over 3 sessions)
  • Includes GET WET package
  • Upwind body dragging & self rescue
  • Standing up & board riding skills
  • Launching & landing the kite

from $ 300/ Per Person

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Online booking system for your convenience.

GoKite offers a fully integrated booking system so you can secure your kitesurfing lesson when you want and out of hours. Its just so easy…

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Note: You are also welcome to call us on 0428 465 483 to book in your kiteboarding lesson between 09:00 and 19:00. Or drop us a text, we’ll call you right back.

 Our Team

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Dan
Sweeney

Manager & Elite Coach

  • Awards: Aus & Vic Titles
  • Cabrinha Pro Rider
  • Experience: 10+ years
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Guido
Krueger

Instructor

  • IKO Level 2
  • Experience: 10+ years
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Danielle
Durrant

Instructor

  • Awards: British 3rd Place
  • Ozone & Axis Pro Rider
  • Experience: 6+ years
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Kirk
Waterfield

Instructor

  • IKO Level 2
  • Experience: 5+ years

Learning to Kitesurf FAQ’s 

Is it difficult to learn kiteboarding?
Do I need to be fit & strong to learn kiteboarding?
What is the minimum age limit to learn to kitesurf?
What do I need to bring to my lesson?
Can I do the whole kiteboarding course in one day?
What happens if there is no wind when I have my lesson booked?

Opening Hours

  • Monday09:00 - 20:00
  • Tuesday09:00 - 20:00
  • Wednesday09:00 - 20:00
  • Thursday09:00 - 20:00
  • Friday09:00 - 20:00
  • Saturday09:00 - 20:00
  • Sunday09:00 - 20:00

Note: If it's daylight & windy, we teach - all year round.

 Featured Trick Tips

Water Start
Water Start

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Steps

Instructor:

Dan Sweeney

This is your real first taste to Kiteboarding! Once you demonstrate proficient Kite Skills to your coach with the downwind body drag and upwind body drag, its now the...

Jumping
Jumping

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Steps

Instructor:

Dan Sweeney

This is what Kiteboarding is all about right? Its the main reason you got into Kiteboarding. You can jump that high with a kite! But a little intimidating? Follow...

Mastering Kite Control
Mastering Kite Control

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Steps

Instructor:

Dan Sweeney

Personal confidence and general Kite Controls or Kite Skills can often be overseen for some new Kiteboarders.

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