Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of The Napier Patatfees

The Napier Wine & PATATFEES - MTB Race, Trail Run and Napier Half Marathon

Cape Agulhas is preparing for one of its favourite events happening on the 16th & 17th of June – The Napier Wine and Patatfees. This year we will be celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Patatfees and the town of Napier will be pulling out all the stops. Apart from […]

Celebrating Southern Tip Day in Cape Agulhas

Celebrating Southern Tip Day in Cape Agulhas

On the 18th of May, Cape Agulhas will be celebrating one of South Africa’s most significant attractions and one of its most prized possessions – the Southern Tip.  This special celebration will be hosted by SANParks and this year will be held to commemorate St Brendan’s journey to the New World. The coastline […]

Iconic structure at the Southernmost Tip of Africa

Iconic structure at the Southernmost Tip of Africa

The Easter holidays are upon us and for those of you that weren’t lucky enough to visit our beautiful area over the December holidays, you are in for a surprise! The Southernmost Tip of Africa now has a stunning new Iconic structure.  The new icon was completed late last year and […]

Black Marlin weighing 297.76kg speared by diver in Struisbaai waters

Black Marlin Speared by diver

Fishing enthusiasts were recently left in awe when diver Simon Solomon and his team brought a massive Black Marlin into Struisbaai Harbour. A sight that attracted the attention of residents and visitors alike, and sparked off a lively debate.  The Black Marlin weighed an incredible 297.76kg and was caught using just a speargun.  Simons’ […]

Be Water Wise this Summer in Cape Agulhas

Be Water Wise this Summer

And just like that, it is summer time!  Cape Agulhas has done all it can to prepare for the numerous amount of visitors that come to our beaches and towns every year.  We would like to encourage all, visitors and residents alike, to enjoy a water-conscious holiday and save water in every […]

Cape Vulture at De Hoop Nature Reserve (Part 2)

Threatening the Cape Vulture

The Cape Vulture threat  Being endemic to South Africa, the Cape Vulture faces multiple challenges in survival.  It is the human influence that places these birds on the list of endangered species. Here are three main threats to the Cape Vulture’s survival:  Cultural Threats  Some traditional cultures believe that the brain of the Cape Vulture carries medical healing powers, or the power […]

Cape Vulture at De Hoop Nature Reserve (Part 1)

The Cape Vulture

Cape Vulture at De Hoop Nature Reserve in the Cape Agulhas Region Cape Vulture at The De Hoop Collection Nature Reserve – This is one of the most iconic conservation areas in the Cape Agulhas region. For bird lovers especially, this area holds a treasure trove of bird species that lures bird […]

De Hoop Tented Camp

The De Hoop Tented Camp will operate from 22 September to 15 November 2017.https://t.co/LpmdRhRg0C…#PopUpCamps https://t.co/n5AVFpN4IC — Liza Smith (@popupcamps) August 25, 2017

The Voet van Afrika MTB Race

The Voet van Afrika MTB Race

The Voet van Afrika MTB Race presented for the first time in 2014 as a companion event to the marathon. This unique event was praised by its participants for its challenging single file trails amongst the world’s most beautiful natural fynbos in full bloom. Most riders were amazed by the […]

The Voet van Afrika Trail Run

THE VOET VAN AFRIKA trail run

The Voet van Afrika Trail Run is the newest addition to the Voet van Afrika events calendar. The Trail Run will be held on Sunday, October 15th at the Glaskasteel sports ground in Bredasdorp, Overberg. Focusing on single track trail that flows along the natural lines of the Heuningberg mountains, […]