Tag Archives: Penguins

World Penguin Day – 25 April 2017

Welcome to ‘the penguin kingdom’ where, with their cartoon good looks, cute antics, cool disposition and celebrated ‘happy feet’, there’s plenty to celebrate. For the record, penguins are a group of aquatic, flightless birds. They live almost exclusively in the … Continue reading

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SANCCOB and SANParks celebrate African penguins

On 8 October 2016, the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds (SANCCOB) and South African National Parks (SANParks) celebrated African Penguin Awareness Day by releasing 13 rehabilitated African penguins and hosting an unique Penguin Festival at Boulders … Continue reading

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Get off Auto! Photography Crash Course

If you want to stop using your camera on AUTO and take control of your digital camera this One Day Practical Photography Course will be perfect for you. When: Saturday 20 August from 09h00 till 17h00 Where: Kalk Bay No … Continue reading

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World Penguin Day and the Plight of the African Penguin

25 April 2016 is World Penguin Day – a day to celebrate penguins around the world.  It’s a day to share the love of penguins, find out more about penguins, explore what others have to say about penguins and tell … Continue reading

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Not everybody loves penguins

Itinerant wordsmith, Jennifer Stern, (Jen, Jennifer but never Jenny), re-sent us this blog article from her archives.  Jen is  a long time friend of penguins, and personally owns a fluffy penguin called Pudding, who regular needs washing from his adventures.  … Continue reading

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Celebrate African Penguin Awareness Day on 11 October

African Penguin Awareness Day (APAD) will be celebrated once again this year on the 11th October. Aday dedicated to raising worldwide awareness about the plight of the endangered African penguin, it isoften an unknown fact thatless than 2% of the … Continue reading

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Gay Penguin couple separated

We picked up this article in the Huffington Post about a gay African Penguin couple that are being separated so they can breed with females…. Down here on the Cape Point Route we are well aware that the African Penguins … Continue reading

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