Registrations for boats can be obtained at the Harbour Masters office, in the small boat harbour. Tel/Fax 046-624-4587.
Boats can be launched at the small boat harbour or at the old Municipal slipway, near the tourism office.
We host the most wonderful fishing competitions. Port Alfred is famous for having the distinction of being the third largest "line fishing port" in South Africa.
Waterskiing is allowed at the Bay of Biscay, between Bells Reach and Centenary Park. Between Centenary Park and Rabbit Rock. Please observe the skiing zones demarcated alongside the river.
Please be aware of the wake-free/dead-slow zone from the Nico Malan bridge to the end of the marina near the mouth.
Please note: Jet Skis may be launched at the small boat harbour in Port Alfred and may then proceed down the Kowie River mouth towards the mouth and out to sea. No jet ski's are allowed upriver in the Kowie River.