Useful Links

We've put together a collection of useful and pertinent links for Knysna, National organisations, interesting sites and helpful information sources.

South African National Parks

University of the Third Age · Useful bunch of highly educated people. Interested in everything and very active in our area.

Southern African Sustainable Seafood Initiative (WWF) · The WWF site on responsible fishing in Southern Africa.

Knysna Heads Webcam · Useful for checking out Condition of the sea at the heads before going out.

Lower Breede River Conservancy · Best website ever! Really full of information about everything to do with an Estuary in the Western Cape.

Tide Forecasts · Tide information for Knysna.

Fish weights · For when your rusty scales give up! Stops all fishermen type exaggeration lies!

Animated Knots · A great site featuring a plethora of knots, and animations on how to tie them.

Fishing Stories Blog ·  A great site with hundreds of fishing stories

Useful numbers for emergencies:

General Emergencies: 10111 (112 from cell)

Police Knysna: 044 302 6600 / 08

Ambulance: 10177

Fire Department: 044 302 8900

Knysna Provincial Hospital: 044 302 8400

Knysna Private Hospital: 044 384 1083

Central Pharmacy: 044 382 5222

Sea Rescue (NSRI): 044 384 0211 / 082 990 5956