About Us

Welcome to the Discover Water website. My name is Mervyn and for the past 10 years I have commercially undertaken this venture to detect water for individuals and companies in South Africa., Botswana and Tanzania.

I have successfully used the ability to find water through dowsing since the eighties. In recent years I started honing my skills, using different systems and techniques until I found a method resulting in a high degree of success.

I have detected water for residential properties, farms in the Kalahari and mines in the dry Northern regions of South Africa. . One client, Andalusite Resources has used my services on three separate occasions to identify water for them on their Andalusite mine where their experience with scientific methods was unsuccessful. On all three occasions they found a significant amount of water in the locations that I pointed out, and the mine was saved from closure.

My Services Include:

  • Water Exploration with the distinction between fresh and salty water.
  • Mineral Exploration with a mixture of traditional Geological and Dowsing principles.


  • WATER – Of the last 79 holes drilled, that I know about, 78 were successful (Please see the testimonials for references)

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