Afrikaans name: Shelly Beach
It is a popular destination for tourists for a number of reasons. It has a fine beach with the warm Indian Ocean making it possible to swim all year round. It is a good spot for surf and rock fishing, as well as scuba diving.
A wide variety of accommodation is available and there are numerous shops nearby. Port Shepstone and Margate are also just a few kilometres away.
A well-known attraction in the area is the nearby Pure Venom Reptile Park.
References and further readingCountry Life - Issue 209 - Author: - Published: 2013 - Page: 55
Southern Africa from the Highway - Author: AA RSA - Published: 1991 - Page: 211
The Pictorial Motoring Atlas of South Africa - Author: Maxwell Leigh - Published: 1987 - Page: 113
Conollys Guide to Southern Africa - 2nd edition - Author: Denis Conolly - Published: 1982 - Page: 194