Welcome to Crocworld Conservation Centre!

Please note that no pets of any kind are allowed into the centre with the exclusion of service animals that are specially trained.

Looking for a fun and exciting day out for the whole family?
Look no further, as Crocworld ticks all the boxes!

Bring your family to meet our lovely animals and enjoy a delectable meal at our Fish Eagle Café. 

Stroll through our beautifully-landscaped gardens, which is home to a variety of indigenous and endemic vegetation. 

Educators can also book their next school tour at Crocworld and take full advantage of our knowledge and passion for conservation education.

Crocworld is the place where everyone can immerse themselves in- and reconnect with nature, on KwaZulu-Natal’s spectacular South Coast.

Crocworld Conservation Centre is part of Crookes Brothers South Africa Pty Ltd, whom fall under the Crookes Brothers Limited banner, which is a JSE registered company with over 100 years of history in farming sugar cane on the South Coast and who have owned and operated the centre since 1985. The centre ties in with the company’s vision of preserving the natural identity of the upper South Coast and promoting tourism to our area.

We are proud members of the following associations:

Hours / Entrance Fees

Due to popular demand, we are open seven days a week from 09:00 to 16:30 (excluding Christmas Day).

Opening Times

9am - 4:30pm


(per person)


4-12 years
(per person)
Children under 4 years are free


(per person)
Monday Special: R50

School Tours

(per child)
R60 per educator, for every 20 children, one educator goes in free

Tour Groups

(per person, 20 or more individuals)

Hotel Special

* Please bring proof of stay at one of our local hotels to qualify for these rates *

Adult Hotel Special

(per person)

Children Hotel Rate

(per person)

School Tours

Full range of lessons available with resources!

School tours are welcomed at Crocworld, with a full range of lesson plans, talks, and resources available for educators to use.

On top of these educational experience, we also offer life-saving courses for littlelies such as our popular Snake Safety Course. Also, be sure to ask about our holiday programmes!

Find out more about our School Tours