The area is renowned for consistent Trade Winds throughout September – November and offers a multitude of reef breaks ideal for both surfing and kiting. From surfing peeling reef breaks and exploring the rainforest to long downwinders and trips up and down the coast intermediate and advanced kitesurfers will love the size and diversity of this natural playground.
Matanivusi Beach Eco Resort, the world’s first STOKE Certified “sustainable resort” is nestled in a slice of rainforest along this stunning stretch of coastline, fringed by white sand, beautiful reef and turquoise waters. Its untouched beauty has been retained and enhanced with small bures tucked in amongst the forest so you feel close to nature. Situated on the Coral Coast, the south-eastern (windward) side of Fiji's main island Viti Levu, Matanivusi is a 2 hour scenic drive through the most spectacular part of the island from Nadi International Airport.
Matanivusi offers world-class kitesurfing downwinders, surf-kiting, flat-water kiting, surfing and stand up paddling. Each day is a different adventure on the water. Epic downwinders and reef breaks including Frigates and Fijian Pipe surround the area and cater to a varying levels of experience although please note we do not cater to beginners. We have no kiting gear available. You must bring everything you need. We will provide the boats and knowledgeable staff to assist you, even with a safety boat to track your kiting expeditions and assist in launching and recovery.
From surfing peeling reef breaks and exploring the rainforest to long downwinders and trips up and down the coast. Intermediate and advanced kitesurfers will love the size and diversity of this natural playground.
When the Trade Winds blow they typically blow all day in this part of Fiji. September to November are the best months for wind. Like most tropical locations, the waves are greatly affected by tide, wind direction, swell height and wind