CapeNature has proactively increased nocturnal patrols and has introduced additional scent deterrents at the Stony Point penguin colony in Betty’s Bay after a leopard regrettably killed 33 endangered African penguins during a single visit.Read more
On World Environment Day, 5 June 2016, CapeNature opened a case at the Montagu police station for the illegal hunting of a leopard in the Koo valley in the Montagu district.Read more
The illegal trade in fauna and flora continues to present a major threat to biodiversity conservation in the Western Cape and this World Environment Day (5 June 2016), CapeNature encourages everyone to report any illegal biodiversity activities.Read more
CapeNature has teamed up with The Outdoor Warehouse to give you the opportunity to win a Natural Instincts Country Dome 5-Person tent worth R2 200! Read below to find out how! PLEASE NOTE THIS COMPETITION IS NOW CLOSED FOR ENTRIESRead more
On 22 May each year we celebrate International Day for Biological Diversity. Not only is this a reason to revel in nature, but it is also a reminder of what we as citizens should be doing to help conserve the biodiversity in the Western Cape.Read more
Explore the Overberg with CapeNature this winter, as the land comes alive during the ‘secret season’. The second in our series looking at our nature reserves in the Overberg, this time focusing on Grootvadersbosch and Marloth Nature Reserves.Read more
Located in Matjiesrivier Nature Reserve east of the rocky Cederberg Wilderness, the newly upgraded Truitjieskraal interpretive trail has been unveiledRead more
The hunt is on! But the sights aren’t set on big game – rather, on a fascinating group of plants that are found in a unique part of our world – the Succulent Karoo.Read more
The Travel Foundation and CapeNature are launching a new partnership in South Africa to develop adventure tourism in nature reserves in the Western CapeRead more
Gamkaberg Nature Reserve, located in the Klein Karoo, allows visitors to experience a sense of peace and wonder that is unrivalled. The Good Holiday recently found this out and put together a fantastic video illustrating just how special the reserve is.Read more
Boasting a route that takes runners on a journey through the heart of the Cape Floral Kingdom, Stillwater Sports’ AfricanX trail run can be considered one of South Africa’s most beautiful outdoor experiences.Read more
To showcase South Africa’s world class rock climbing, CapeNature and the Mountain Club of South Africa (MCSA) will welcome members of the British Mountaineering Council (BMC) for a 10-day climbing tour of the country.Read more
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