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Discover the South Coast’s diverse wildlife. Local resorts and wildlife drives that you can discover in our very own Margate.

Our incredible coastline

In this video, we take a look at the various breathtaking beaches you can enjoy on our incredible coastline which stretches the entire span of the world-renowned KZN South Coast.  The beaches are just one of the things that make the South Coast great. Here is a quick look at the beaches in and around…

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Pure Venom Reptile Park

Add some excitement and adventure to your next holiday! Pencil in a visit to the world renowned Pure Venom Reptile Park. A big thanks to Encounter for the great article! Pure Venom Reptile Park can be found in Shelly Beach, near the South Coast Mall. Some very interesting reptiles are on display here. From lizards…

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Lake Eland has the longest zip line tour in Africa

Did you know that Lake Eland has the longest zip line tour in Africa and is only 40 minutes’ drive from  Dumela Margate. Watch this quick video for a taste of what you can expect to enjoy on their zip line tour. We would like to give a shout out and say thank you to…

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Beaches In The Area

Lower South Coast Beaches The South Coast is renowned for its pristine beaches, which are its prime tourism attractions. The following is a list of these beaches. For more information, please contact the tourism information office for that particular area or make use of the database on the main KwaZulu-Natal website. Beach Terminus: Port Shepstone…

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Scuba Diving

19 Fathom Reef Umkomaas Adda Reef Approximately 1.5m offshore from Shelly Beach. Average depth is 18m. The reef runs for about 500m in a north-south direction. There are some deep caves with soft corals, anemones and many tropical reef fish. Aliwal Shoal Umkomaas. 5km from the beach This dive site is one of the most…

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