The Buddina Surf Academy (sporting excellence program) began
in 2012 under the guidance of Mr Anthony Swan, Mr Peter Macmichael, Mr Bill
Campbell and Mr Grant Thomas. Over the year new teachers have joined this
program to assist our students. These teachers are; Mr Zac Smith, Miss
Ella James and Mr David Bennett.
More than 70 students have been part of the incredible
program that has an outstanding record of 18 wins from 21 competitions.
The students train up to twice per week all year at 6am. This requires a
strong level of commitment from the parents, student and staff (who volunteer
Students are required to have an intermediate to advanced
level of surfing ability prior to selection for the program. All students
must have a high level of positive behaviour and academic effort to be allowed
to attend the selection process and they must maintain this to remain in the