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Agulhas National Park

Agulhas, Bontebok, Table Mountain, Tankwa Karoo, West Coast
EDe Kock
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Re: Aghulus at Xmas 2013

Unread post by EDe Kock » Wed Apr 24, 2013 2:05 pm

Another option of accommodation in the Agulhas Rest camp is Lagoon House. This house was built in 1898 by the Albertyn family of the Zeekoeivlei farm. Before that the local farmers usually came to this specific spot for Christmas camping holidays. Think ox or horse-drawn wagons through thick sand. Mrs Albertyn at the time dearly loved this spot and her husband decided to buy a few hectares and to build a house for her as an anniversary present. She was busy reading Blue Lagoon and since this area looked like a scene from the book, she decided to call it The Lagoon. Nearer to the sea and beach you will never find again. Sleeps 8, 4 rooms of which 2 is en-suite. The anglers of the area call it Pietie se Huis or Pietie se Punt, Pietie being Mr Albertyn.

bizan
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Re: Agulhas National Park

Unread post by bizan » Mon Nov 11, 2013 5:19 pm

Is Rietfontein open to the public yet? I find no links to it on the booking page.

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Re: Agulhas National Park

Unread post by MATTHYS » Mon Nov 11, 2013 5:46 pm

Rietfontein is open and for reservations for Rietfontein, you have to contact the Agulhas NP, Bizan.
Contact info on this page.
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Access to Agulhas nat park

Unread post by johndutoit » Wed Feb 11, 2015 12:23 pm

Hi, would I be able to go into the Agulhas park for fishing if I have a wild card and not staying there??

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Re: Access to Agulhas nat park

Unread post by lion queen » Wed Feb 11, 2015 12:36 pm

Hi johndutoit,

A warm welcome to the forum........... :gflower:

Please have a look here......... Agulhas Activities

Fishing: Fishing permits can be purchased from the Struisbaai Post Office at the Struisbaai Mall. Rock and Deep sea fishing is a favourite pass time for most visitors at the Southern Tip.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough - Mae West

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Re: Access to Agulhas nat park

Unread post by lion queen » Wed Feb 11, 2015 12:44 pm

Hi Johndutoit,

Agulhas is quite a big park.

Exactly where do you want to go fishing??
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Re: Access to Agulhas nat park

Unread post by Tiko » Wed Feb 11, 2015 7:06 pm

You can fish in the park and you don't need a wild card.There are a lot of fishing spots from the Lighthouse towards Suiderstrand and accessible with your vehicle.From Suiderstrand onwards you have to walk. :redface:


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