Established in 2003, we are passionate about thatching and pride ourselves on our workmanship. We appreciate the beauty of thatch - an artform which is a specialized craft handed down from generation to generation.

We'd like you to experience the beauty of thatch, knowing that your project in competent hands and that you will not experience the stresses that usually accompany building projects. Our team is highly skilled, competent and honest. We give 100% commitment to the project, no matter how small or big and we want our satisfied clients to refer us.

Our enterprise is environment friendly and benefits the communities we work in. By choosing thatch you help to keep the craft alive as well as support entire communities.

We are the East London agents for Supercote thatch fire retardant treatment which is SABS tested for 2000 hours/10 years of accelerated weathering. For further info, please visit

Mike Heathie, the owner of Supercote, has 40 years of thatching experience and has successfully completed numerous projects - both locally and abroad. A recognized expert in thatch design, engineering as well as fire rational designs, he is always available to Amatola Thatchers as a mentor.