Great Brak River nestles in a perfect Garden Route setting situated midway between George (30 km) and Mossel Bay (27 km). Sweeping panoramic views complement the outstanding characteristics of this jewel of the Southern Cape. The presence of Southern Right and other whales from May till November is one of the town’s main attractions. The river that divides the village is rich in marine life while its wooded banks offer excellent opportunities for bird watching. Follow the circular route through the village and experience the history and culture of years gone by.
If you need total relaxation, discover the un-spoilt beaches from Glentana to Little Brak River. Sport activities in Great Brak include tennis, squash, bowls and cycling. You may practice your golf at Dolphins Creek Golf Estate and at De Kaap Driving Range. Also visit the well known De Dekke Restaurant for a true to our roots South African “kuier”.
The town of Great Brak River is walking distance from the Groenkloof Great Brak River Retirement Village and you will notice Groenkloof resident’s on a leisurely stroll towards town for a cup of tea at a quaint Great Brak coffee shop.