Lapalala Wilderness is an exceptional conservation legacy spanning 48,000 hectares of breath-taking and diverse habitat on the Capricorn tropic in the Waterberg region of Limpopo province.
Lapalala Wilderness School is located at the Lapalala Reserve in South Africa. Our vision is to help the children and youth of our nation to discover the true value of the biodiversity of the natural world and our place within it, and to identify and nurture Africa’s future conservation champions.
10,000 acres of pristine private nature reserve with over 500 head of game, including eland, springbuck, black wildebeest, zebra and bontebok, baboons, bat-eared foxes, lynxes, reptiles, birds, and smaller species of antelope. The Elandsberg Nature Reserve was formally declared a provincial nature reserve in 2008 in recognition of its importance to conservation. Bartholomeus Klip has […]
This project, started in 1987, is an attempt by a group of dedicated people in South Africa to bring back an animal from extinction and reintroduce it into reserves in its former habitat, thereby rectifying a tragic mistake made over a hundred years ago through greed and short sightedness.
Gables Country House is situated in Chintsa – a laid-back sea-side village 40km from East London in Xhosa country at the start of the Wild Coast. Located on a hill, there are marvellous views from every room perfect for enjoying fabulous sunsets, and the beautiful beach as well as the lush, magical forest are nearby.
Torburnlea Homestead, a graciously restored 100 year old family farmhouse, evokes a sense of timeless elegance and occasion. Thoughtfully curated space, a sense of tranquility and relaxed comfort encourages mindful reconnection, rest and regeneration. The historic South African home has been thoughtfully repurposed to provide luxury accommodation for discerning travellers and those seeking out an […]
A classroom by the sea. The SEEC is an environmental and social education centre in Kommetjie, Cape Town. Soetwater is situated on the Atlantic seaboard of the Cape Peninsula adjacent to the lighthouse at Kommetjie. It is a pristine wilderness area wedged between the mountains of the Slangkop Nature Reserve and the Atlantic ocean. We […]
At FynbosLIFE we believe that gardening can be the easiest and most rewarding way to support local biodiversity. The secret lies in planting locally indigenous flora. Every LIFE garden, irrespective of size, counts towards urban wildlife conservation. As the keepers of these ecological and educational assets, LIFE gardeners in turn become environmental custodians and carers […]
Set on the slopes of the Table Mountain National Park, just metres from the Atlantic Ocean, the award-winning Twelve Apostles Hotel and Spa offers all the serenity and privacy of a country hotel, just minutes from the vibrant heart of Cape Town.