Shark Spotters in False Bay – how they keep you and our sharks safe:

The Flag System – what does it mean?

Red Flag: High Alert!

White Flag: Shark has been spotted!

Black Flag: Spotting conditions are poor!

Green Flag: Spotting conditions are good!

Where and when can you find Shark Spotters on Duty?

Permanent Beaches (365 days a year):

Muizenberg: 8am – 6pm

St James/Kalk Bay: 8am – 6pm

Fish Hoek: 8am – 6pm (7am – 6.45pm in summer)

The Hoek, Noordhoek: 8am – 6pm

Caves, Kogel Bay: 8am – 6pm

Temporary Beaches (Oct – April: Weekends, Public Holidays and School Holidays)

Clovelly: 10.00am – 5pm

Glencairn: 8am – 6pm