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Kilroe Beach Destination Guide

Touring Kilroe Beach in South Africa

Kilroe Beach in the region of Eastern Cape is located in South Africa - some 402 mi or ( 647 km ) South of Pretoria , the country's capital city .

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Time in Kilroe Beach is now 03:40 PM (Monday) . The local timezone is named " Africa/Johannesburg " with a UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Quthing, Qacha's Nek, Maseru, Mafeteng, and Tanga. Being here already, consider visiting Quthing . Check out our recomendations for Kilroe Beach ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


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Interesting facts about this location

Wreck of the Grosvenor

The Wreck of the Grosvenor, an East Indiaman, occurred on 4 August 1782 on the Pondoland coast of South Africa, north of the mouth of the Umzimvubu River. The shipwreck was close to the place where the Portuguese ship, São João, had gone down more than two centuries earlier on 8 June 1552. The Grosvenor was a three-masted ship of 729 tons on her return voyage to England when she was wrecked, carrying a crew of 132 and 18 passengers (12 adults and 6 children), and a cargo valued at £75,000.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at -31.37 29.91 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Maritime incidents in 1782, Shipwrecks of the South African Indian Ocean coast

Waterfall Bluff

Waterfall Bluff is an area of steep cliffs in Eastern Cape, South Africa, near Cathedral Rock. There are many waterfalls in the area which run directly into the Indian Ocean.

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Located at -31.43 29.82 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Geography of the Eastern Cape, Waterfalls of South Africa