The three most popular breaks are all reef breaks with the best waves between April and September.
The most convenient is Playgrounds, which is suitable for beginners and is a short paddle offshore from Coconut Bay.
Lacerations and Shipwrecks are off the northern coast and are reached by either a long paddle out or a ride in a jukung. These latter two are for the more capable surfer — as one put it, it's called lacerations for a reason. Both can get very big and fast.
Boards can be hired from near Bunga Bungalows and it is possible to get some tuition should you need it.
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