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Getting There

How to get there:
Distance from Cape Town - 700km. From Cape Town take the N2. Take exit onto Settlers Way. Continue onto N2 entering toll zone in 184km leaving toll zone in 186km. Continue straight to stay on N2. Turn left to stay on N2. take exit onto Knysna Street. Continue onto N2 partial toll road. Take exit 665 for R330 towards Humansdorp/Hankey. Turn left at Park Street. Continue onto R330, go over the Kromriver crossing. 330 metres after the bridge crossing turn right and follow signs to Oyster Bay. Continue along the dirt road for 20km until you reach Oyster Bay.

Kitespots Near

Kassiesbaai - Arniston

Oyster Bay

Umzumbe Beach

Port du-Est

Kitespot Description

Wind Direction:

Best Months:
All Year Round

This spot is definitely worth a kite if you are in St Francis Bay area.SW or Westerly is cross shore and swells can really pick up in the Bay. On the easterly the wind is also cross shore but slightly off shore. The beach is wide and safe for beginners.

The swells generally pick up after a strong prevailing west wind, if the sand bank is there you can find some awesome wave riding conditions. The wind is clean and the water is generally quite warm along this coast line.

Wind strengths:
15 - 25 knots

Rigging Area:
There is a wide open grass area infront of the carpark to rig on or you can rig on the beach.

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