A8: Sodwana Bay

Notes and Information
  • This location is at Sodwana Bay.

  • NOTE: Sodwana is in the iSimangaliso Marine Protected Area. No collection of live specimens is allowed in the MPA, even with a permit. Only beached and dead specimens may be collected here.

  • The area is pristine and the rock pools deliver amazing specimens, albeit for your viewing pleasure only.

  • The dunes are a treasure trove for lovely dead specimens.

  • The best place to find washed-up shells is the main beach away from the swimming area.

Location Photos

The photos below are indicative of the location. However, there may be differences due to natural changes over time.

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Location Map