Gold Coast Kiteboarding 25yrs 

Learn to Kitesurf safely with one of our IKO certified kitesurfing instructors. Our locations around the Gold Coast are second to none offering amazing sandy beaches.

Gold Coast Kiteboarding is one of Australia's longest running kitesurfing schools, established in 2000. Over 20 years of recieving great feedback from our students, we believe that our course structures and teaching methods are second to none!

Our Beginnings

Jason Golding established Byron Bay Kitesurfing in 2000 as a natural extension to his windsurfing school, Wind'n'Water Action Sports which he founded in Lennox Head NSW in 1994.

Since then, Byron Bay Kitesurfing has taught thousands of students to kitesurf and more recently to hydrofoil.

Byron Bay Kitesurfing - Jason Golding at The Pass

Meet the team

All of our kitesurfing instructors are fully accredited IKO and KA trained with a broad base of knowledge in wind and water sports. After 20 years of receiving feedback from our students we believe that the course structures and teaching methods to be second to none!

Byron Bay Kitesurf Founder, Jason Golding

Jason (Founder)

Jason is an experienced waterman having started windsurfing in 1981. Jason has taught over 5000 students in 20 years. He competed in the NSW and National wave titles with a best result in 2006 of equal first place. Jason holds a Bronze Medallion, a senior first aid certificate, and has kitesurfed in Australia, Fiji, Hawaii, the USA,  Cook Islands, Vanuatu and Mauritius.

Byron Bay Kitesurf Instructor, Ika


Ika is an Examiner and Instructor of kiteboarding. He is a Passionate watersports man, Surfer, Kiteboarder, Windsurfer, Sailor and Scuba Diver. Ika was junior sailing champion of Yugoslavia in the Laser and Finn class in 1993-1996. Ika has lived abroad from year 2000. He is fluent in English, Spanish and basic German and has orked in tourism for the last 16 years.

Byron Bay Kitesurf Instructor, Ze


Ze from Cape Verde is a true waterman and professional kitesurfer in the strapless surf discipline. He has been windsurfing and surfing since he was a child. Having taught 1000's of people how to kitesurf and windsurf, he has joined our team this season. Having owned his own kitesurfing school in Puerto Rico for 12 years.