Ever wanted to leisurely wander along forest paths, conceal yourself in a bird hide or simply just meander along hidden paths on your bicycle? Well, CapeNature reserves are magical places where you can do just that. CapeNature works hard to protect these incredible places, just for you and every reserve allows you to lose yourself […]
As part of our commitment to increase access to our unique natural and cultural heritage, we pride ourselves by connecting and educating schools and students through our exciting Environmental Education and Awareness Programmes. Our easy-to-read booklet was developed for teachers, parents and communities who wish to make use of CapeNature services. The benefit of our […]
No open flame or fire may be permitted unless in a demarcated area. These are only in fireplaces provided.
Ensure that a fire is attended at all times
Ensure that a fire is extinguished properly with water, once you are finished with the fire. No fire may burn through the night.
Ensure that a cigarette is completely extinguished before disposal.
This week's endangered animal
The African Penguin has seen a large decrease in numbers during the 20th century. This precious species is now endangered and the Penguin Promises Waddle is taking place this week.The African Penguin currently faces many threats and the population is dwindling at an alarming rate.Did you know historically, the decrease in numbers was from egg and guano harvesting? However, since these harvestings have stopped, marine pollution and depleted food sources from overfishing has led to the continuous decrease in numbers.