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People's Trail Hut updated for nature lovers
Renovations on the People’s Trail Hut in Table Mountain National Park have recently been compl...read more »

Segway Tours launched in Wilderness
Explore the Ebb & Flow Rest Camp in the Wilderness section of the Garden Route National Park on ...read more »

SANParks to zoom in on drone opportunities
Can drones be used for anti-poaching efforts and research? That was one of the questions posed by th...read more »

Report back: Confiscated cycads replanted
Poached cycads have been replanted in Addo, thanks to the assistance of the SANParks Honorary Ranger...read more »

New helicopter boosts rhino anti-poaching operations
Thanks to funding by the Howard G. Buffett Foundation, the South African National Parks is the owner...read more »

Good news for injured and orphaned rhinos
Rhino poaching remains a worrying issue – but just as challenging is the rehabilitation of rhi...read more »

Women complete trail for rhino in iMfolozi
This March a group of seven women tackled the five-day Wilderness Trail in iMfolozi Game Reserve. Th...read more »

New entrance gate to Bontebok
With the opening of the new entrance gate to Bontebok National Park, it will be even easier for natu...read more »

Fire brings new start for Table Mountain hotel
Large parts of the five-star Tintswalo Atlantic hotel were reduced to ashes by the Table Mountain Fi...read more »

Cape Town Wildfires: in photos
A photo and video gallery of the Table Mountain National Park and Jonkershoek Nature Reserve blazes,...read more »

Fires in Jonkershoek Nature Reserve
An update on the wildfires in Jonkershoek Nature Reserve and affected areas. By Rebekah Funk....read more »

Table Mountain fire update
Raging veld fires swept through large sections of Table Mountain National Park between 1 and 8 March...read more »

Msinsi - Albert Falls

A wonderful haven for the keen birder and the game viewing and water sports enthusiast. Here hundreds of visitors fish for bass, enjoy recreational motor-boating and take advantage of the tranquil thornveld that is bursting with wildlife.
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