Beaches in Melkbosstrand
A variety of bays and beaches, with spectacular sea and mountain views are found in this area. Big Bay is a popular site for surfing and wind surfing. Basic facilities and restaurants can be found in close proximity.
Ideal for long walks, sunbathing and safe swimming. Whales are often spotted off the coast. There are adequate basic facilities, benches, grassed areas, footways and kite flying over weekends.
Milnerton Lagoon Mouth Beach
A popular site for paddle skiing, this beach has been formed from the lagoon water flowing out to the sea and waves washing water back in shore.
Named after the milkwood trees to the north of the town, spectacular views, picnic and recreation areas, shops and restaurants can be found along Beach Road. Adjacent sites include Kapteinsbaai, Van Riebeeckstrand and Duynefontein.
With some of the most breathtaking views across the bay and Table Mountain this beach is adequately signposted and some outstanding features include the famous Milnerton Lighthouse.