Whale of a Time to be had at the inaugural ‘Whale Week’ at The...

Hermanus comes to bustling life during the annual Hermanus Whale Festival, occurring during the optimal time to sight and celebrate the Southern Right Whales who make a yearly pilgrimage to the waters of Walker...
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A Fish Named Faithful Highlights Plastic-Free July

A 4.5m-long by 2.5m-high wire and plastic sculpture of A Fish Named Faithful has been unveiled at the V&A Waterfront to highlight the impact of plastic waste on marine life. Comissioned by online eco lifestyle...
Textile panels - Beetroot Inc

Reconstruct: A Sustainable Recycling Project

The trend of the conscious consumer is still on the rise, and thus more and more we’re seeing businesses led by the values of ethical business practices and sustainability. Beetroot Inc. is one of these....
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Clean and green at Vergelegen on World Environment Day

World Environment Day 2019 takes place on Wednesday 5 June, with a focus this year on clean air and limiting air pollution. For families keen to enjoy the great outdoors, one of the easiest...
Kirstenbosch Chelsea Flower Show

SANBI Kirstenbosch Takes Gold Once Again at 2019 Chelsea Flower Show

SANBI Kirstenbosch has won a GOLD medal at the 2019 Chelsea Flower Show, this is the 37th year that SANBI Kirstenbosch will be bringing home gold from this highly anticipated event on the British...

Bird Nerds in the Cederberg: A winter weekend of wilderness walking, birdwatching, and stargazing

I am a bird nerd of the highest order, which is how I found myself in the Cederberg this past weekend with a pack of 40 birdwatchers, every one of which was a good...
ABALOBI and Bistro Sixteen82

ABALOBI and Bistro Sixteen82… One Year Later

Since 2009, Bistro Sixteen82 on Steenberg Farm in Tokai has been the go-to restaurant for a thorough tapas and bistro-style spoil. On any given day of the week and weekend, you’ll find Southern Suburb...
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Gondwana Game Reserve launches a hands-on Botanical Conservation Experience

Explore indigenous wild flowers and plants that exist nowhere else in the world. With the richest temperate flora in the world and a myriad of rare, critically endangered species, Gondwana Game Reserve on the Garden...

Wixworth Gin launches its Anti Rhino Poaching Fund initiative

Raising a glass to Wixworth in its drive to raise funds for the Stop Rhino Poaching Foundation. Studio G Art Gallery at The Bay Hotel in Camps Bay hosted the Wixworth Art of Gin launch...
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Balancing Acts, Game Play, and Wines in the Company Gardens with Hank the Elephant

On a blustery Tuesday afternoon, 30 media people prised themselves from their office desks (surprisingly enough, even the independents among us have those) and descended upon the Company Gardens in central Cape Town. The...