There are seven main surfing breaks on Tavarua: Cloudbreak, Restaurants, Tavarua Rights, Swimming Pools, Namotu Left, Wilkes Pass, and Desparations. Cloudbreak, is a powerful left a mile off the island that breaks over coral reef.
Tavarua hosts annual professional surfing competitions .
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