Water Skiing with Don Shead and Life At The End Of The Line



60 Years in the making and still we continue to boat as a family, compete, socialize and talk boating as if it was yesterday. Never mind Facebook and social media, we have connected around the world, made friends & skiing associates face to face not just in some cyber world


                    That's what Skiworld can do for you!

                               Don Shead Entrepreneur

                           Specialist Tournament Waterski

            Skilled Ski Lake Designer, Site Setup & Homologator.

                Professional Elite Tournament Waterski Coach.

Founder and Developer of the Stayers Ski Handicap Scoring System

                Nautique Boat Specialist Sales and Mechanical.

                     Contracting The Services of Don Shead

                           Contact: don@skiworld.co.za




The evolution of Skiworld comes from this sound foundation.

 Today more than ever boating and water sports are more important to the well being of families around the world, all we did at Skiworld is identify the shortcomings of the sport and provide a safe and professional environment for families who needed to take a simple social sport to the great heights of world class competition.





1969 Germiston Lake Don Shead


Skiworld Founder Don Shead at age 65 Is still highly Ranked in the world Of Boating and Skiing, as good a coach as you could ever wish for and totally committed to the industry and the Sport.






Professional Ski & Wake School, training facility for aspiring athletes, pro shop on the lake and links to ski sites all around the world.  

We operate Tuesday to Sunday till late by appointment only.

Check out our products section for all water ski lessons and memberships offered.



Skiworld Proshop is equipped with ski equipment, ropes, handles, gloves.
There are change room and toilet facilities as well as the shaded party deck for your comfort.



Directions to Skiworld from Tom Jones Off Ramp:


  • Travel South on Tom Jones from N12 Motorway for 350 m
  • Turn Right onto Mowbray From Tom Jones Travel 420 m
  • Turn Right onto Kimbolton from Mowbray Travel 80 m
  • Turn Right onto Railway from Kimbolton travel 900 m
  • Enter through the Secure Entrance at The Lakes Hotel Proceed Through Reception Down to the Water.
  • Turn Left on the Grass and come up the Stairs to Skiworld. 

GPS Coordinates  -26.181693, 28.303195 


For your Safety the consumption of alcohol is restricted to normal legal limits.
Swimming is strictly prohibited, no pets allowed without prior arrangement.
Kindly complete an 
indemnity form and return it to Skiworld by hand or email.



Contact us for any information!