Essentials for Schools
Weet-Bix SurfGroms is a national junior development program for 5-12 year olds that encourages kids to get involved in surfing all around Australia.
Weet-Bix SurfGroms consists of a variety of activities, games and lessons that cater to all age groups, however, there are two key age groups with learning materials to suit. The MiniGroms program is available for children aged 5 - 8 years and SuperGroms for children aged 9 - 12 years.
Surf conditions, etiquette, first aid, and basic surf rescue skills have all been incorporated into the Weet-Bix SurfGroms program. All Weet-Bix SurfGrom participants who demonstrate ocean awareness and beach safety skills for each level will receive a completion certificate.
PRIMARY SCHOOL PROGRAM
The Weet-Bix SurfGroms Sporting Schools program offers two different packages to suit the needs of your school and help students develop skills and confidence in surfing in a fun, safe environment.
- Six hour program- Consists of four 90 minute sessions with a RRP based on $85 per head with a minimum of eight and maximum of 32 participates and a ratio of one Surfing Australia qualified coach to eight participants.
- Four hour program- Consists of four 60 minute sessions at a RRP based on $65 per head with a minimum of eight and maximum of 32 participates and a ratio of one Surfing Australia qualified coach to eight participants.
Every participant receives a free Rip Curl backpack containing the following products:
- Weet-Bix SurfGroms rash shirt
- Rip Curl towel
- Global Surf Industries softboard guide
Registered school contacts can login to their Sporting Schools account to access the Booking System and view all the packages available in more detail. You can also visit the Sporting Schools Help Centre for further information.
CAN TEACHERS DELIVER?
Yes, teachers can deliver Weet-Bix SurfGroms in Sporting Schools by meeting the requirements below.
You will need to: