South Coast Blue Flag Beaches, KwaZulu Natal
Blue Flag certification started as an environmental and tourism campaign in Europe to assure visitors that certified beaches are clean, safe and environmentally sound. Blue Flag status is only awarded to those beaches that achieve excellence in water quality, environmental education and information, and adhere to international safety standards.
High levels of cleanliness, the quality of facilities (toilets and showers) and professional lifeguard services are key criterion of Blue Flag beaches. The Blue Flag assures the visitor, that the beaches are clean and environmentally friendly. The award also helps to educate the community about the need and means of caring for our coastline; to promote one of South Africa’s natural treasures.
Beaches with Current Blue Flag Status (2013)
Other Beaches in KwaZulu Natal
Umhlanga Rocks Main Beach
Where to Stay: Umhlanga
A breathtaking diversity of tropical fish and coral reefs wrap along the Umhlanga coastline, making it a perfect diving and snorkelling destination. Surfers flock to Umhlanga’s warm waters to make the most of ... Additional info at umhlanga attractions
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