Adventures for everyone

Family Friendly Activities

The camp offers an unforgettable bush camping experience, yet is still only a short distance away from prestigious wine farms, modern shopping malls, and a variety of exciting activities for young and old.

Over and above the captivating natural beauty of the fynbos and wild life you are sure to spot on the farm, the warm water beaches of the Indian ocean are only 5km away which allows for legendary angling and year-round swimming.

Mossel Bay Zipline

Come try the world’s longest over-ocean zipline in Mossel Bay. A Thrilling half day outing for the whole family close to Arbeidsloon basecamp

Stoepsit Restaurant

Stoepsit farm restaurant is fully licensed and located only 800m from the campsite.


Our favourite for roadside shopping is Hansie & Grietjie farmstall about 8km on the road to Vleesbaai.

Excelsior Wedding Venue

Visit the exclusive Excelsior Wedding Venue 9km on the road to Gouritzmond.


Vlees Baai has a quaint beach shop stocked with household items and holiday essentials.

Boggoms Bay

Boggoms Bay is close to the  Arbeidloon camp and stretches from Vleesbaai and Danabaai.

Shopping Malls

Mossel Bay Mall and Langeberg Mall are both located roughly 20 – 25 km from the camp.

Whale Watching

The route from Vleesbaai to Danabaai is a breading ground for whales, which can be spotted from July to November.

World-class Angling

Angling spots abound including Fransmanshoek, Gouritzmond and Boggoms Bay, which is close to the campsite.

Wine Tasting

The garden Route features a wide variety of premium wine tasting experiences at Jakkalsvlei in Herbertsdale, Bo Plaas in Kleinbrak, and ReedValley (Barn Theater).

Golf Courses

Tee off on one – or all – of the popular Golf courses such as Pinnacle Point and Mossel Bay, or Boggoms Bay closer to the campsite.

4 x 4 Adventures

The well known and rugged Vleesbaai 4×4 route is only 8km away from the Arbeidsloon campsite.

Mossel Bay Surrounds

Mossel Bay is one of SA’s most popular seaside destinations and features 20km of unspoilt beaches, many fishing charters and adrenaline-charged watersport activities.

Game Farms

The Garden Route Lodge and Bottelierskop Lodge are two exceptional Game Farms around ±25km from our campsite.


Gouritzmond is 25km away from base camp and offers a bevy of fine restaurants, attractions, and shops.

Dragon Dunes Vleesbaai

Introducing the biggest and baddest sandboarding dunes in South Africa. The ‘Dragon Dune’ is the biggest dune in SA and offers thrills unlike any other.

Arbeidsloon is a family-friendly camp site situated on a working farm close to Vlees Bay and only 20 km from Mossel Bay.

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GPS 34°12'59.6"S 21°53'49.0"E