St Lucia Crocodile Centre And Game Park

    Xolani Mpanza (Contact Person)
    (035) 590 1386 (Telephone)
    (033) 845 1999 (Telephone)
    (035) 590 1355 (Fax) (Email)

Physical Address

R 618

Postal Address

Private Bag X01
St Lucia Estuary


The crocodile centre contains a series of displays that provide information on the breeding, feeding, anatomy, general ecology and distribution of this prehistoric and now protected reptile. The trails through the game park start at the crocodile centre car park trailists normally have good views of blue wildebeest, zebra, impala, waterbuck and especially reedbuck which are common in the area.

Getting There

Zululand coast. From the N2 take the turn-off to Mtubatuba and follow the signs to St Lucia estuary, a distance of 29 km. After crossing the bridge near the entrance to St Lucia Village, take the first turn to the left, signposted Cape Vidal. The crocodile centre, the airstrip and the southern boundary of the game park are located at the control gate 3 km along this road.