Training

About Us

Enviro Reefs Paddle & Surf School has 3 instructors that are at home in the water as they are on the land. All enjoy surfing big breaks and make the most of the local conditions and can often be found in amongst the line up at Neilson's Beach with the local surfing crew, or having a coffee post a surf session. Let us make the most of your surfing or paddling experience.

Keith Drinkwater

Manager & Surf/SUP Instructor

Keith is the founder of the School, A keen surfer, stand up paddler, outrigger paddler with the occasional surf patrol with the Elliott Heads Surf Lifesaving Club, Keith can be found on the water most the time!

Surfing Australia and Queensland Accredited Coach, SLSQ Certificate

Surfing Australia Judge and Official, Surfing Queensland Member, Gold Blue Card

Brent Malden

SUP Instructor

Brent is a casual Instructor with the school, with a surf background, an avid kite surfer and stand up paddler, you can often find him in the surf or fitness paddling.

Tahlee Taylor

Surf / SUP Instructor

Tahlee is a casual Instructor with the school, a fantastic surfer and stand up paddler, she will see you get the most out of your lessons.

She can be found at the local breaks or the bigger stuff down South ripping it up with the boys.