The Jeffreys Bay holiday season kicks into action this week with schools closing on Wednesday 6 Dec. A bumper season to look forward to indeed, looking at the activities planned in the region. The Kouga Municipality website has a busy events list that can be seen here: Kouga Municipality Approved Events
A heart warming welcome to our visitors from all over SA and the world. Enjoy what the Kouga Region has to offer.
The Student Rage is already in full swing as many matriculates and young students are seen moving around town. Great news indeed for some businesses, in the retail as well as restaurant and pub business. Not so great news for some of the residents in town, as traditionally there is bound to be some activity that upsets locals. Some art works around town has suddenly appeared as well as noise levels has certainly increased. Traditionally things that come to popular coastal towns.
Many year-end functions are underway as some local businesses start to wind down. Holiday periods are also crucial for the property industry, trying to target potential investors from out of town.
Visitors will also for the first time make contact with the Milkwood Market, a new market between GLA and the Fountains Mall, with two night markets also available in December.
The Dolphin Beach Entertainment is in full swing with the super tubes being open again with lovely specials. The FUNFAIR rides was setup over the weekend and promises to provide great entertainment for young and old.
Many gigs have been lined up on the beach front area that is already underway. An events list can be seen on
Most important Tips for both visitors and locals alike:
1) Exercise patience.
2) Use Kouga Water sparingly. There are restrictions in place.
3) Fireworks are NOT allowed in Jeffreys Bay.
4) Drive carefully.
5) Enjoy yourself responsibly.
Also keep a list of Emergency numbers nearby.