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Carp Dying In Strandfontein

In Out & About On 13 March 2015 0 Comments

Whilst visiting Strandfontein Sewage Works we noticed that their were number of large dead carp in the settling ponds. We then went on to Facebook and saw that… Read More »

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Hout Bay The Beauty Of The Coast

In Out & About On 4 March 2014 0 Comments

Hout bay is a stunning little Fisherman’s village just about a 20 minute drive from the centre of the city with some of the best views on earth… Read More »

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Spring Flowers, Who Can Resist?

In Out & About On 11 September 2013 0 Comments

Flowers, flowers everywhere. Carpets of them as far as the eye can see. Spring is here at last. A visit to any of the West Coast areas is… Read More »

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Rietvlei flooded as storms hit Cape Town

In Out & About On 16 August 2013 2 Comments

Last time we had this kind of flooding in Cape Town was in 2007. Today we travelled around Rietvlei and down to Milnerton to capture photos of what’s… Read More »

Boulders Beach at Simonstown, Home to the Jackass Penguins

In Out & About On 12 July 2013 0 Comments

Boulders Beach in Simonstown is home to some 2500 penguins, these penguins are known as jackass penguins because of the braying sounds they make. They look so awkward… Read More »

Helderberg Nature Reserve

In Out & About On 13 June 2013 0 Comments

The Helderberg Nature Reserve is in Somerset West in the Western Cape, only 45 kms from Cape Town. The Reserve is surrounded by the Hottentot Hollands Mountain range… Read More »

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Harold Porter Botanical Gardens

In Out & About On 1 April 2013 0 Comments

The Harold Porter Botanical Gardens is situated in Betty’s Bay in the Western Cape. Originally named Shangri-La Nature reserve, when it was later taken over by the National… Read More »

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Cape Town From The Air

In Out & About On 28 December 2012 0 Comments

During these holidays we decided to embark on a new adventure and go on a helicopter ride. We have flown many times in those great big aircraft put… Read More »

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Loads of gorgeous green at Greenpoint Park

In Out & About On 23 December 2012 0 Comments

Greenpoint park originated from the building of the new stadium and was opened in early 2011. The park has been hailed as a “park for the people” and… Read More »

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Flock At Sea 2013

In Out & About On 18 December 2012 0 Comments

We are so excited to be going on a trip at sea with 1000 other birders in March 2013. Flock at Sea, by MSC in conjunction with SA… Read More »

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Galileo introduces Open Air Movies in Kirstenbosch Gardens

In Out & About On 7 November 2012 1 Comment

To add to the summer events at Kirstenbosch, Galileo will bring you Open Air Cinema in the beautiful Kirstenbosch gardens, on the lawns, under the stars, who could… Read More »

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Annual Cape Dairy Experience

In Out & About On 22 October 2012 0 Comments

Because so many people really enjoyed this event and due to popular demand, this event will be on again on Friday the 2nd of November from 10:00 to… Read More »

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Century City Natural Goods Market

In Out & About On 1 October 2012 0 Comments

Century City has some real hidden assets, like the Central Park. On the last Sunday of every month, they hold a Natural Goods market in Central Park. The… Read More »

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Spring Wild Flowers at the West Coast National Park

In Out & About On 19 August 2012 0 Comments

Tucked away in a corner of the West Coast National Park is an area called Postberg. Postberg is only opened in August and September of each year. It… Read More »

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Franschhoek

In Out & About On 4 April 2012 0 Comments

Franschhoek, one of the oldest towns in the Republic of South Africa, nestles in a valley, surrounded by the Franschhoek mountains in the Cape Winelands area just a… Read More »

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Kalk Bay

In Out & About On 21 March 2012 0 Comments

Kalk Bay is a quaint and picturesque village situated on the East coast just south of Cape Town. The village has fantastic views with Whales coming in close… Read More »

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Cape Argus – Pick n Pay Cycle Tour 2012

In Out & About On 8 March 2012 0 Comments

Cape Argus, Pick n Pay Cycle tour is an annual event over a gruelling 109 kilometres of the most beautiful scenery in the world. The event starts in… Read More »

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Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

In Out & About On 3 March 2012 1 Comment

Kirstenbosch botanical garden is situated at the foot of Table mountain, in what has to be one of the most stunning views ever. It covers over 500 hectares… Read More »

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Intaka Island Bird Sanctuary

In Out & About On 26 February 2012 0 Comments

Intaka Island (Intaka meaning bird in isiXhosa), is one of those best kept secrets that one discovers by accident. It is located within Century City in Cape Town,… Read More »

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West Coast National Park

In Out & About On 9 December 2011 0 Comments

West Coast National Park is known mainly for the spring flowers that carpet the entire area like a blanket. What is not so well publicised is the wild… Read More »