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FIJI SURF - MALOLO RESORT TO SURF - COST« on: December 29 2005 04:12:00 »
I AM hEADED TO MALOLO ISLAND RESORT ON 14 JANUARY (WITh WIFE AND KIDS - WIFE BOOKED). I SENT AN EMAIL TO ThE RESORT ASKING ABOUT GETTING TO FRIGATES OR ANY SURF SPOT AND ThEY ADVISED ThAT IT WOULD COST F$120.00 TO GO SURFING FOR ThREE hOURS.
DOES ANYONE NO A ChEAPER ALTERNATIVE?
IS ThERE A WAY TO GET TO MUSKET COVE FROM MALOLO ISLAND RESORT (I UNDERSTAND BIG JOhN GOES ALL DAY SURFING FOR F$40.00 PER DAY FROM MUSKET COVE)?
A RESPONSE WOULD BE APPRECIATED AND POSSIBLY SAVE ME SOME hARD EARNED FOLDING.
RE: FIJI SURF - MALOLO RESORT TO SURF - COST« Reply #1 on: January 29 2006 17:01:00 »
Same problem. I am going in mid feb. Did you have any luck with alternative travel to a break
RE: FIJI SURF - MALOLO RESORT TO SURF - COST« Reply #2 on: February 08 2006 15:02:00 »
Okay guys, DON'T WORRY!!!!! You walk to the end of the path towards the marina, at 8 or 9 in the mornings (fiji time) a fijian called little John, (his dad was called big john, who was a huge Fijian! He died) operates a decent longboat and will take you to the surf for 30 or 40 fijian, less than 25 us. It's 5 miles top the reef, you can only surf on Wilkes pass, get's crowded, super nice wave though, right hander. We live on a 12 mtr sailing boat down there and will be back there mayish, and could take guys out to the surf as well, we can go to other breaks further out and uncrowded as well. We try to go out every day. Or could hook you up with other yachties who surf. Ask for Don on the catemarran (boat) called Corromandel. He could help advise.
RE: FIJI SURF - MALOLO RESORT TO SURF - COST« Reply #3 on: February 26 2006 05:02:00 »
Which is the best surf spots for beginners/Intermediates (I have only been surfing for 4 yrs) and prefer long boarding waves? where is the nearest accomadation to these breaks?
thanks for your help
RE: FIJI SURF - MALOLO RESORT TO SURF - COST« Reply #4 on: May 08 2006 21:05:00 »
I have chartered a motor sialer in June and we are headed out to wilkes and beyond to the Yasawa group. Do you know of any breaks along this route? Mahalo
RE: FIJI SURF - MALOLO RESORT TO SURF - COST« Reply #5 on: July 12 2006 14:07:00 »
How were the breaks in the Yasawa area on your sail through ?Did you surf the Mana area and how were they ?
RE: FIJI SURF - MALOLO RESORT TO SURF - COST« Reply #6 on: September 07 2006 16:09:00 »
Hey we are going over to Fiji end September, for a wedding and we want some surfing time. We need to be on Treasure Is for the wedding but thats wasy out of our price range for the rest of the trip. Any suggestions for accomadation near there for surfing?
RE: FIJI SURF - MALOLO RESORT TO SURF - COST« Reply #7 on: January 03 2008 04:01:00 »
i am going to mololo island 10 jan also,hopefully for some good waves. you ve probably got it sussed by now but,i found on another site that a boat leaves "funky fish" each morn for wilkes,cost approx $40. cant vouch for reliability,but check it out on "villa mololo' site.
might see ya in the tube . cheers
RE: FIJI SURF - MALOLO RESORT TO SURF - COST« Reply #8 on: March 24 2008 20:03:00 »
Going to Malolo Lailai in April 2008 with my wife and looking for someone to kiteboard, surf, and/or sail with. It's hard for us to sit and chill on the beach and we're looking for a local to show us the sites. We can bring something from California as a trade or just because. I've surfed Frigates, Wilkes and Mini-pipe before and loved every minute of it.
Hopefully, someone reads this and will respond before we leave. Wishing you all the best! BULA!
RE: FIJI SURF - MALOLO RESORT TO SURF - COST« Reply #9 on: April 15 2008 01:04:00 »
When you get there ask around the locals for Suji.
He will take you for a morning for $50 if there is at least 2 surfers.
His phone number is.
Musket cove is 10 mins walk to the other end of the island and you can get picked up from either Musket cove or Plantation island.
Big john and suji are brothers, either one will take you.
Any questions email me and I can provide his phone number.