Wilderness River Safaris - Safety

Our boat, the Silver Serpent complies with the requirements of the South African Marine Safety Authority (SAMSA) for commercial operation on inland or restricted waters and has all the required safety equipment on board. Life jackets are provided and are recommended. Lifejackets are compulsory for children of 12 years and younger.

For your safety and care for the environment the following rules apply:

  1. Embark and disembark one person at a time and only when the boat is moored to the jetty.
  2. No smoking on board the boat
  3. No rocking the boat or splashing each other.
  4. Remain seated whilst the boat is in motion
  5. No littering
  6. Please be quiet whilst viewing birds and wildlife
  7. Spread and balance the load evenly when choosing seats
  8. Please obey any instructions from the skipper/guide