The reserve is unspoilt dune forest. There are scores of giant milkwoods, particularly at the northern end which overlooks the 17th tee of the golf course. It is completely untouched, there are no trails.
Travel south from Durban along the N2 (which later becomes the R61).There is one toll plaza en-route at Port Shepstone. The village of Southbroom is at the end of the toll road, 7 kilometers after the Margate/Ramsgate off-ramp, and is served by two entrances, north and south.