Solid 6° barrel heaves up on the insanely hollow sand bank just off East Pier at Port Alfred. This wave delivers some epic stand-up tubes in the right conditions. It peaks in the river mouth and grinds all the way past the East Pier, with a thick lip rolling over a top-to-bottom barrel. The two most popular surf breaks are on either side of the Kowie River Mouth and are known as East and West Beach. East Beach is the most popular of the two, and has a good, gnarly right break that works best in moderate swells from the south, with SW or NW breezes. The East Beach break often ends up with a left breaking peak to make up some good close-out aerial stuff. West Beach has a beach peak that starts fairly close to the mouth with good left and right breaks.



Kowie Bunga

t: 060 873 5655 / 071 892 8333
c: 071 892 8333
Shop 6, Anchorage Mall Port Alfred

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Outdoor Focus Adventure Centre

We offer a number of outdoor adventures... Hydrobikes, duneboarding, canoeing, scuba diving, adrenalin sea cruises, deep sea fishi...

t: 076 593 0749
c: 076 593 0749
Kiddies Beach, Port Alfred

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Shaka Surf School

Shaka Surf School and surf camp is a family owned business run by multiple South African longboard champion surfers David Macgrego...

t: 082 335 4764
East Beach, Port Alfred