**** Hello again surfers and it’s time for another look at what’s happening surf and weather wise here on the happy little holiday island of Bali . And there’s always plenty going on over here wether it be surfing or checking out the many different sights and attractions around Bali . Surf wise this morning my 6.00am surf recon of the Outer Reefs was showing a slight improvement in wave height with 2-3ft of swell (waist to head high) breaking between Kuta Reef and Airports . The tide was just passing through the mid and running in for a 2.1mtr High set for around 10.00am. The wind was hardly detectible only just showing at 0-1knot coming outta the North. So surfing conditions were clean and glassy. Kuta Reef was breaking at waist to shoulder high and peeling off for 30-50yrds. Middle Reef was breaking at shoulder to head high and looking the best option before the tide peaks. Airport Left had some waist to waist high plus micro peelers, but just as I was leaving the beach I saw around 20 Japanese surfers heading out there all armed to the teeth with mini malibu’s. The crew from here at Home Base > saddled up their motor bikes at 5.15am and headed off for Uluwatu to make the dawn patrol. And I’d reckon it was a pretty ood plan of attack. Uluwatu would be picking up the most of this swell boost and there’d probably be the odd 4 footer breaking down there this morning. We’ve also got Scotty Thompson up at Canggu this morning shooting ya’s some photos so we should have them on-line for ya’s sometime just after lunch. I also took a long look at the swell prediction charts yesterday and it looks like we are gunna have to put up with these small waves for a few more days yet. Weather wise we’ve got blue sky upstairs and shaping up for a pretty hot day along the beach. Ok then friends you have a good one out there what ever ya got on and I’ll be back with the photo’s from Canggu shortly. Tomorrow if conditions suit we’ll be heading down to Uluwatu for the morning session. And just for the crew that’s already here in Bali (or will be soon) the owner of the Dewi Sri Live Seafood Restaurant has told me to let you guys know that between 5pm-7pm everynight of the week you can drop in for a free plate of fresh King Prawns . Hey and do us a favor and buy a baliwaves.com T-SHIRT and help us to keep running this stuff, I don’t think many of you really know how much time, effort and money we put into the running of baliwaves.com . You can find the link over on the right hand side of this page in the MENUE . I tell ya’s what I’ll give the first 50 surfers AU$10.00 off the price but you’ll have to email us first ok ! Before I go I gotta say a big Hello to all the surfers that have been calling into the Dewi Sri Live Seafood Restaurant here in Tuban over the last couple of weeks. So if your around these parts make sure ya drop by between 7.00-9.00pm and say hello. Money saver tip #752 : Anyone wanting to get out on a 3 island 7 day boat charter to Lembongan, Lombok and Sumbawa drop me a line cause I was talking to an operator last night and he’s offering the all inclusive trips for just AU$600.00 !!! Finally, I just wanna refresh ya’s about what baliwaves.com is all about . We’re not trying to flog ya’s surf trips or sell ya’s anything for that matter, we’re just trying to show ya’s how good it is here in Bali / Indonesia for a surfing holiday. We want you guys to come over and have a ball and then go back home and tell your friends how good it is. I f anyone wants to come and say Hello to Slim , maybe have a coldy and grab a bite to eat you’ll be able to find him down at the Dewi Sri Live Seafood Restaurant on Jalan Kartika Plaza in Tuban between 7.00pm and 9.30pm . Ya can even grab a few free baliwaves.com stickers off him, and ask him about what’s happening surf wise around Bali
GOOD NEWS : If anyone is interested in helping out with the Balinese Orphan Scholarship / Sponsorship Program. In other words turn around the life of a child with some basic education and putting them into a family environment. Please take a look at this website: www.ihfonline.org These people have been providing this kind of help to the less fortunate for a long time and have been doing a great job. If you are interested in being a part of this program but have some questions send an email to the founder of I.H.F; [email protected] and I’m sure Carol will be able to give you the answers. Thanks again crew !! ***Just a quick up-date on our Orphan assistance program*** To date baliwaves.com has assisted in getting more that 100 under privileged Balinese children into school !!!! So hats off to everyone who has been kind enough to help support the kids !
Why don’t ya send us an email if ya have any questions that might help your next Indo surfing holiday run that bit smoother. Discounts into G-Land ’07. How to get over to Lakey Peak . You can also ask me about the ever popular Lombok and Sumbawa 7 day 3 island boat charter and I’ll give you the run down on reliable operators, and what price the actual owners charge ! Likewise if your looking for a cheap, clean and 100% surfer friendly place to HOME BASE in Bali .> Airconditioned rooms for AU$13.00 a night per single room and fan cooled rooms @ AU$8.00 per single room, here in Bali, and only a 10 minute walk down to the beach and Outer Reefs here in friendly Tuban . Or if your looking for a more private Villa to rent take a look in our business directory for a real bargain . The owner Mr Mike Owen is one of the old school surfers who used to run with Lopez and McCabe.
Best Regards from the No.1 surfing holiday destination that’s got it all, BALI , see ya’s here in 2007 !!!