Where are the Sardines

Sardine run - the "Greatest Shoal on Earth"


The Sardine Run is a spectacular annual phenomenon in which shoals of sardines Sardinops sagax move from the waters of the Eastern Cape to those of KwaZulu-Natal during the South African winter.

The Sardine Run is generally confined to June and July and updates on their movements can
be obtained by phoning the

KZN SHARKS BOARD/EAST COAST RADIO
SARDINE RUN HOTLINE
on 083 9139495 during this two month period.

Please ensure that you listen to the FULL report to obtain the date for the next update. Update frequency depends on sardine activity!

 

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