Rocktail, Maputaland, South Africa

Rocktail Camp is an Adventures Camp

Wildlife at Rocktail

The coastal forest reserve around Rocktail is not a traditional game viewing area, but still abounds with a variety of life providing a natural contrast to the bush. Red duiker and reedbuck are found and birding is outstanding, with a number of special coastal forest species. The reef systems are prolific with soft and hard corals, and abundant fish species such as butterflyfish and triggerfish, rockmover wrasse, various eels, sharks including the iconic whale shark and ragged-tooth, dolphins and of course turtles.


What You Could See at Rocktail Camp

  • First time to Africa
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Latest Rocktail Camp Album

Submitted by: Carel Loubser, Apr 14, 2016

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Latest News From Rocktail Camp

  • Rocktail Camp - February 2016
    Feb 2, 2016

    Drama as a young green turtle is disentangled from fishing line by Rocktail guide Gugu and guests who found it while snorkelling at Lala Nek…

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  • Rocktail Dive Report - January 2016
    Jan 29, 2016

    Just one of the innumerable highlights at Rocktail this month was when Clive spotted two green turtles mating on the surface above Gogo’s Reef

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  • Rocktail Dive Report - December 2015
    Dec 24, 2015

    Diving at Rocktail’s Elusive Reef is always rewarding as walls of yellow snappers, blue-banded snappers and slingers form amazing shapes in the water and will often completely surround the divers….

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As recommended on TripAdvisor

“ Fantastic all around and felt very privileged to stay here for a week ”
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Reviewed by: DaleHes, 14 September 2015