Perlemoen Trail hikers jumping for joy on the beach

Meet the Beachcomber Guide Team

Qualified & Experienced

All our guides on the Perlemoen Trail are qualified with the Field Guides Association of South Africa (FGASA).  They also all share a passion for guiding groups and sharing their extensive knowledge of the Cape South Coast.


F.G.A.S.A Marine and Field Guide.Area of specialisation: Marine Ecology, fynbos medicinal plants. Jason has over 20 years of adventure guiding experience, his professional but light-hearted manner and enthusiasm for people and his environment is fun and refreshing.


F.G.A.S.A Field Guide.Area of specialisation: local history, cave guiding, Gareth is new to guiding but highly dedicated and enthusiastic about his area of expertise. Gareth runs his own cave tours

Beachcomber guide Christoff


F.G.A.S.A Marine and Field Guide Area of specialisation: Birds & Fynbos. Christoff has a passion for his work and an astounding Knowledge of local flora and fauna, arguably one of the most qualified guides in the Overberg.


Grant Hine has 30 years involvement in the nature guiding industry and a Masters degree in psychology. He ran the Field Guides Association of Southern Africa (FGASA) for 17 years. He conducts nature therapy and nature-based life coaching, meditation and mindfulness training. His focus and passion are on reconnecting people to nature allowing for the discovery of their true ecological self, taking advantage of the mental and physical benefits of spending time in nature.