Tourism - Burleigh Heads, QLD
Surfing Queensland located Burleigh Heads Gold Coast QLD providing you exciting experience of the surfing sports and promoting a healthy lifestyle and so much more.
Surfing Queensland is the recognised not-for-profit peak State body of a National Association entrusted and committed to the development of the sport of surfing and the education of the general public on surf safety and surf survival.
Purpose, Vision and Values
Purpose: Why we exist? To promote a healthier, more inclusive and active Queensland through experiencing the sport of surfing
Vision: What we want to achieve? Create a seamless pathway of opportunity for all participants in the sport of surfing
• LEADERSHIP - promote positive values and adopt those values within our organisation.
• PURSUIT OF EXCELLENCE - strive to develop better products and services and constantly improve member satisfaction
• INNOVATION - venture into new, breakthrough areas of opportunity
• INTEGRITY - display an awareness and tolerance toward others within our intentions and actions
Surfing Event Management
Surfing Queensland has a professional events management department who coordinate and deliver surfing events almost every weekend of the year. Surfing Queensland is currently responsible for managing two World Tour Events these being the Quiksilver Pro and the Roxy Pro. We also manage the Hurley Pro Junior, Oakley Pro Junior, Billabong Occy Grom Comp, Queensland Championship Circuit, Rip Curl MP Classic and many more. These are some of the bigger contests, we are also responsible for the many amateur events and circuits held in Queensland.
Surfing Queensland has a surf school system with over 20 affiliated surf schools operating on beaches from Coolangatta to Mackay.
Surfing Queensland conducts regular coaching, judging and surf survival courses, programs and updating seminars. Hundreds of affiliated surf coaches and judges are based in Queensland and the State is well represented at the international level.