With the Goukou River running into the Indian Ocean, beaches and patches of rocky shores, Stilbaai is extremely popular for the variety of water activities – from surfing, stand-up paddling (SUP), kite-surfing, surf-skiing and windsurfing to swimming, snorkeling, skiing, kayaking, rowing, boating etc.
Surf-ski and kayak paddlers who are planning to be at sea, are prompted to first phone 072 149 2772 before doing so. There are information boards on the benches and kite surfers / kite boarders are requested to adhere to these for the safety of all.
Keep the number of the Stilbaai NSRI handy or make sure that your friends or family has the number: 082 990 5978.
Photo: Louis Hiemstra Photography (www.louishiemstra.co.za) – taken in Stilbaai