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Visitors can Explore the Wave Route by visiting Oyster Bay, Cape St Francis, St Francis Bay and Port St Francis, Aston Bay, Paradise Beach, Jeffreys Bay and the Gamtoos River Mouth.
|Cape St Francis |
In 1965 Cape St Francis was officially proclaimed as a town.
|Gamtoos River Mouth |
Gamtoos River is a small settlement of holiday homes and a resort. Camping, boating and river fishing is a popular pastime as is surf fishing off the beach between the Gamtoos River and Van Stadens River.
|Jeffreys Bay |
Jeffreys Bay is named after Captain Jeffreys who sailed his cargo ship up and down the East Coast of South Africa on trading expeditions in the 1840’s.
|Oyster Bay |
|Paradise Beach & Aston Bay |
Aston Bay and Paradise Beach are in many ways an extension of the popular town of Jeffreys Bay.
|St Francis Bay |
St Francis, together with Jeffreys Bay, is the highlight of any African “surfari”.