Surfboard shaping courses in Australia

Surfboard shaping courses & workshopsAttending a surfboard shaping course or workshop is the quickest way to learn the basics. Hands-on and led by experienced shapers, you’re gonna end up with a board that works, plus the skills to go home and have a crack at doing it yourself.

Gold Coast

Surfboard Shapers Workshop

Led by experienced shaper Richard Harvey, Surfboard Shapers Workshop offers workshops in shaping, glassing, fins and alaias.


The Surfboard Studio

Offering 2-day weekend group courses covering shaping and glassing, and custom one-on-one courses.

Mornington Peninsula

Tree to Sea

Wooden surfboard building workshops run over 2 days at Mount Eliza on the Mornington Peninsula.

South Coast N.S.W

TreeHouse Shapes

Offering a 1 day Workshop, 2 day camp out or 4 day shaping retreat. If you’re into camping or eco surfboard building, this one is for you.

Byron Bay

The Shaping Academy

Led by Bryan Bates, the Shaping Academy offers 2 day shaping workshops.


DJB Surfboard Workshops

Offering an 8 hour day or evening shaping workshop with Daniel Bekis from  DJB Surfboards. Group or individual booking available.