Sedgefield

Sedgefield is renowned for the award winning Wild Oats Community Farmers`Market every Saturday, so why not start your day, with the farmers and local product owners and experience the vibe & the unique people. Get the best breakfast in town while you catch up on the local gossip.

Sedgefield offers a wide and diverse range of arts and crafts. Come and take a stroll through Scarab Village - here you will not only find the widest choice of wares, but very often the best value. You will definitely take home the perfect gift! 

See how paper is made from elephant dung at Scarab Paper. You will be amazed to see how paper is still produced by hand using a vintage printing press.

Right next to Scarab Village, you can get an adrenaline rush driving a BloKart, a "land yacht" driven by wind on a sand track.

If getting wet is not your thing, then cycle the rolling hills, phenomenal fynbos and panoramic views Sedgefield makes a perfect start-off point for both road and mountain bikers.

Paragliding:

Sedgefield is a veritable paragliding mecca with no shortage of breathtaking flight spots. Drive up to Cloud 9 for a spectacular view to see how the paragliders take off and enjoy the breeze in your hair. 

Fishing:

Lagoon, rock & surf fishing, bass fishing at Groenvlei. Never fished before? Go on a Fishing Tour for the day!

Horse Riding: experience a unique opportunity to explore the magnificent beauty of the lakes & beaches on horseback.

Walkers and Bird Lovers are certain to see an abundance of Sedgefield`s fascinating fauna and flora, as they discover the network of fynbos, lakeside and forest trails. There are a number of awesome walking trails in the town and the surrounds.

Don't forget to bring your binoculars to view the varied bird life in our area, at the two bird hides along the lakes. Take a guided walk and enjoy this abundant birdlife.

Alternatively, there's always the option of a leisurely stroll on the beach at sunset. Be sure to see Gericke's Point up close and personal. See some of the highest & most spectacular sand dunes in the world – do not be fooled by the dune vegetation, they are dunes! While here, you can visit the highest fossil dune in South Africa.

Explore the treasures of our dunes by going on a guided Dune Mole Rat Trail or a shore walk with Mark Dixon.  

Sedgefield boasts five stunning beaches, from the river mouth to Myoli and Cola beaches, Platbank and on to Swartvlei beach alongside the majestic Gericke's Point. Lots of shallow water for the kids to paddle in and rock pools that will ensure hours of exploration. 

Gentle Leisure – stroll along the main street, with their many restaurants, coffee shops & pubs, and experience the unique aura that surrounds the town centre.

Wakeboarding & Wake skating, perfect for an action packed day on the water. Sedgefield Station, the Whistle Stop. Be transported back into time while enjoying station cuisine on an old fashioned “stoep” or under the trees. Art on display on Sundays in this lovely station garden.

Time to party up a storm at Chattanooga's where local is definitely lekker. Big Screen TV available for sporting events. Karaoke at Watney's & let the superstar in you emerge!

 

Check out Masithandane Mosaic Craft Workshop