Want to learn how to skateboard? Book a private lesson at Riverslide Skate Park. The sessions are focused on fun and based around building confidence and skills in a safe and supportive environment. 

Private skateboard lessons

Riverslide holds regular skateboard lessons for ages five years to adult.

Private skateboard lessons are available seven days a week from 11:00am to 6:00pm.

We offer 1:1 lessons as well as private lessons for small groups of two, three or four participants.

Whether you're a beginner, intermediate skateboarder or advanced rider, everyone is welcome to book a private lesson – take a look at the levels below.

  • Levels


    • New to skateboarding or learning the basics – standing, rolling on a flat surface, pushing and turning
    • Requires assistance rolling down small ramps


    • Able to confidently stand, push and turn on a skateboard
    • Can use the skate park and roll on ramps independently


    • Can ollie and is learning to perform tricks on ramps
    • Able to drop in on quarter pipes

Bookings and prices

To view prices, availability and secure your place, book online above.

Please note that Riverslide Skate Park is an outdoor venue and lessons are subject to cancellations due to weather. See our booking conditions below.

  • Booking conditions

    Bookings open 14 days in advance (to the minute).

    Cancellation policy 

    Please note that Riverslide Skate Park is an outdoor venue and lessons are subject to cancellations due to weather. 

    In the interest of participant safety and in the event of extreme weather conditions, the YMCA reserves the right to cancel an event or program at short notice. An email will be sent if the class is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances, including weather, and a product return will be allocated to your account. Please contact the venue on 9663 0495 if you are unsure about weather conditions. 

    Cancellations made no later than 60 minutes before your booking will result in a skate product return (valid for 90 days) being added to your online customer account. You can use this on your next equivalent booking. Bookings cannot be cancelled after your booking or less than 60 minutes prior and are not allocated a product return.

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