Sporting facilities in Jeffreys Bay include tennis, golf, bowls and squash at the country club, excellent golf courses nearby, windsurfing on the two lagoons and, naturally, fishing and ski-boating.
J’Bay is also the centre of South Africa’s Tjokka (Calamari) industry.
Jeffreys Bay has a thriving handcraft industry and the shops / factory shops offer brand name surfing gear, beachwear, leather products and pottery. It is the home base of the well known manufacturers of surfing gear such as Billabong.
For Nature and Hiking enthusiasts there are 4 Game/Nature Reserves within easy range:
- Addo Elephant National Park
- Garden Route (Tsitsikamma) National Park
- Seekoei Nature Reserve
- Kabeljous Nature Reserve
- Noorsekloof Nature Reserve.
Other activities include:
Kayaking, horse-riding, pedalo and canoeing, casino, restaurants, putt- putt and surfing lessons.