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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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Fun filled Penguin Festival for African Penguin Awareness Day

On 8 October, the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds (SANCCOB) and South African National Parks (SANParks) are hosting the annual Penguin Festival at Boulders Beach in Simon’s Town to celebrate African Penguin Awareness Day. The day … Continue reading

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Celebrate African Penguin Awareness Day on 17 October

17 October 2015 (Saturday) is African Penguin Awareness Day, dedicated to raising worldwide awareness about the plight of the endangered African penguin – the only penguin endemic to the African continent. Join the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of … Continue reading

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Simon’s Town gets ready for Penguin Festival

The annual Penguin Festival in Simon’s Town kicks off on Saturday 8 October with the beach release of a group of African penguins back into the wild. African Penguin Awareness Day, Saturday, 8 October @ 10h00. The release of a group … Continue reading

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Festival Fever

Without a doubt Spring brings a sense of hope and excitement and it is perhaps for this reason that festival fever hits the Cape Point Route.  A festival is an event, usually hosted and organised by a local community, and is … Continue reading

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