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Langebaan Lagoon Map

Map of Langebaan Lagoon

The Langebaan Lagoon map is now available at selected stores in Langebaan and Saldanha. Click here for more info

Facebook Groups

You can join the following West Coast related Facebook groups for up to date news and events:

Langebaan News and Info
Weskus Koop en Verkoop
Langebaan Online Garage Sale
4x4 Direct
Langebaan Crime Awareness
Vredenburg News and Info
Saldanha News and Info
St Helena Baai News and Info
Hopefield Saldanha News and Info
Weskus jou Lekker Ding
West Coast Tourism

Join Municipality SMS list

Register your cellphone number or update your personal details on the municipal SMS database to receive messages related to emergency situations (floods, fires, power outages and pipe bursts), notices and announcements in the Saldanha Bay Municipal area.

Submit the attached SMS database registration form to any Saldanha Bay Municipal office. You can also fax your form to (022) 715 1518 or submit via email to

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Bokkom west coast

What are Bokkoms?

Of course the Weskus is the home of the "Bokkom". Bokkoms are Harders (Mullet) that are salted, then strung into bunches and hung up to dry. They are unique to this part of the West Coast and no visitor should leave before buying some fresh bokkoms. You can get Bokkoms in Velddrif


Where is the West Coast (Weskus)?

The West Coast of South Africa, in Afrikaans called the "Weskus", is the area north of Cape Town from Ganzekraal (about 50 Km north of Cape Town) to Strandfontein (about 40 Km north of Lambertsbaai)

This area is know for its fishing villages. It is a well know fishing area and snoek, mussels and crayfish are among the popular species found in the area.

The West Coast is also a popular holiday destination. Langebaan is one of the most popular water sport destinations in South Africa. Also found in Langebaan is the well known Club Mykonos

West Coast wind, weather and tides

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At you will find a wide variety of LED Lights, LED Bars, Canopy Accessories, Solar Panels, deep cycle batteries, Offroad Accessories, 4x4 snorkels, Boat safety equipment, and many more.

Now in Vredenburg at 23 Sterling Street, Marais Industria, behind CTM.

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The 2019/20 West Coast Rock Lobster (WCRL) recreational fishing season will open on Saturday, 1 November 2019 and will close on Saturday, 11 April 2020.

The 2019/20 WCRL recreational fishing effort is limited to 12 days and fishing will be allowed as follows:

• Fishing allowed from 30 November 2019 to 1 December 2019 (2 days);
• Fishing allowed from 14 December 2019 to 15 December 2019 (2 days);
• Fishing allowed from 21 December 2019 to 22 December 2019 (2 days);
• Fishing allowed on 26 December 2019 (1 day);
• Fishing allowed on 1 January 2020 (1 day);
• Fishing allowed from 4 January 2020 to 5 January 2020 (2 days); and
• Fishing allowed from 10 April 2020 to 11 April 2020 (2 days).

Please note:
Fishing times for WCRL will be from 08h00 until 16h00.
The bag limit is four per person, per day and the size restriction is 80 millimetres carapace length.
No person catching WCRL with a recreational fishing permit may sell his/her catch and any WCRL caught, collected or transported must be kept in a whole state.
The Government Gazette Notice in respect of the recreational fishing season will be issued.
Recreational west coast rock lobster permits are obtainable at the Post Office.


Get a list of wedding venues, event coordinators, beauty salons, photographers, etc which will help you to plan your West Coast wedding

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Museums on the Cape West Coast

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List your Business for Free on

Make your business visible to the rest of the world. You can now add a basic ad to our West Coast specific online business directory for free. Click here to ad your business details.

SAS Saldanha

Not many people know that there is a nice hiking and mountain biking trail at SAS Saldanha.

You can get a free map of the area at


We had so many people looking for Ganzekraal that we created a page for it. You can click here to get more info about Ganzekraal


To get details about Lambertsbaai, Elandsbaai, Leipoldville Doringbaai and Graafwater, go to


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