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There are walks at 10h00 and 14h00 from Monday to Friday and an additional walk on Tuesday at 11h00. On Saturday there is...

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25 May 2015
There are walks at 10h00 and 14h00 from Monday to Friday and an additional walk on Tuesday at 11h00. On Saturday there is one...
27 May 2015
Dr. John Rogers retired Geologist (UCT) will be presenting an illustrated talk on Geology of the Western Cape “Bedrock and...
30 May 2015
Free State National Botanical Garden Art and Food Market is held every last Saturday of the month. Visitors can browse...

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22 May 2015
Learners recited poems, performed a play and sang songs echoing the message of environmental conservation.Read more
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19 May 2015
The Homeward Bound expedition will depart from Hobart, Tasmania in January 2017.Read more
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19 May 2015
There were some tense moments when it looked as if the stand might not be completed in time.Read more
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17 May 2015
More than 20 African governments, various UN agencies and research institutions will be represented.Read more

Plants of the week

A glorious silvery pagoda plant often only seen by hikers.

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One of the beautiful summer rainfall bulbs from the north of the country.

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When out of breeding season, the males may imitate several other bird species in their calls.

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