Out & About

Scuba Diving on Aliwal Shoal

Whether you are a beginner diver or have years of experience, Scuba Xcursion has the diving package to suite you. Based at the Cutty Sark, trips to the world renowned Aliwal Shoal are done daily which promise new and exciting adventures on every dive!

Scuba Xcursion are a child friendly dive centre offering Try-Dive sessions in their onsite pool allowing children to have the experience of underwater breathing in a safe and controlled environment.

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Rocky Bay Mountain Biking Trails have trails for both novice and experienced mountain bikers. Riders are amazed at the variety of track and spectacular scenery that is available.

The Trails are a system of marked mountain biking trails (marked in orange ) and running Trails (marked in green) on Ellingham Estate Farm.

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Golfers are spoilt for choice along the sunny south coast of KwaZulu-Natal with more than 20 courses available to play on within an hours drive of Scottburgh. Scottburgh town is home to a gorgeous 18 hole course which showcases magnificent sea views and a short drive down the coast to Pennington allows golfers the opportunity to play on two of the south coast's most famed courses - Selborne Park Golf Course and Umdoni Golf Course.

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Nature Reserves

The area has several, beautiful nature reserves, ideal for daily outings. Vernon Crookes Nature Reserve boasts a wide variety of different habitats which provide a haven and shelter for a diversity of wildlife. Umdoni Park Nature Trails is an area of exceptional natural beauty and one of the last remaining coastal forests in South Africa. Just up the road from the Cutty Sark is the famed CrocWorld Conservation Centre set in a large botanical garden, home to hundreds of crocodiles, over 200 free flying birds in a walk-through aviary, a snake tunnel and a farmyard with animals that kids love.

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