Monthly Archives: March 2014

350 Township Children to be Fed Daily for a Year

350 TOWNSHIP CHILDREN TO BE FED DAILY FOR A YEAR WITH FUNDS RAISED FOR THE OCEAN VIEW VALLEY DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS The Valley Development Projects in Ocean View will be able to feed another 350 children from distinctly vulnerable social backgrounds in … Continue reading

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Able Seaman Just Nuisance, R.N.

Able Seaman Just Nuisance, R.N. Great Dane – Great Friend In 1939 the British Royal Navy enlisted a dog, with rank, pay, rations and duties! Just Nuisance’s birthday is celebrated annually on the 1st of April. This year the commemorative … Continue reading

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Loooong Weekends – March and April 2014

Long Weekends – a popular term in South Africa (& many Western Countries) for a weekend that is at least 3 days long, due to a public holiday falling on a Friday or a Monday.  These weekends are popular times … Continue reading

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The Argus!!!!

109km and 36,000 riders of all ages and sizes in padded lycra cycling shorts, space-age looking helmets and shoes that were not made for walking will be taking to the streets of Cape Town in the largest individually timed cycle … Continue reading

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We are Moving….offices!

We are really excited to announce that the Cape Point Route offices will be moving to a new home in the South Peninsula of Cape Town. We’re moving from East to West. After 8 happy years in Glencairn, we will … Continue reading

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The Flying Great White Sharks of False Bay

Shark Cage Diving with great white sharks is one of the most spectacular things to witness when visiting Cape Town. The Season in False Bay has begun with morning shark viewing trips. The Shark Operators in False Bay have a … Continue reading

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Restaurants with Live Music

Visitors to Cape Town have a tough time – getting up early for early morning hikes up Table Mountain, wine tasting , shark cage diving, Cape Point tours, shopping, beach days and gourmet meals!  Cape Town also offers a night … Continue reading

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Waddle for a Week .. for penguins

Monday 10th March  to Saturday 15th March 2014: 120 kms in 6 days Every year the AKAA (animal Keepers Association of Africa) run a campaign which involves a walk done in order to create awareness about the  endemic & endangered … Continue reading

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Penguin Promises – what can you do!

Choose a promise from the list below or design your own promise, and use it as your “new world” resolution.  Send your promise, via Facebook, Twitter, or sms it to 34008 – just start the promise with the keyword “penguin”.  Sms’s cost R2 … Continue reading

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Restricted access to Cape Point due to prescribed burning

Two prescribed burns will take place in the Cape of Good Hope Section of Table Mountain National Park in the near future. The areas impacted include Da Gama Peak and the section next to the Cape Point Main Gate. This … Continue reading

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