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COMMUNITY.

COLLABORATION.

CONSERVATION.

We strive to conserve the indigenous fauna and flora of the Zandvlei so that these vital natural resources can benefit all who live in the area and the surrounds.

EDUCATION.

EMPOWERMENT.

ENGAGEMENT.

Zandvlei Trust has a vision to educate local adults and youngsters alike. We want to impart knowledge, skills and a passion for conservation so that the surrounding community can play a more active role in protecting the biodiversity of the area.

PASSION.

PURPOSE.

PROGRESS.

Zandvlei Trust holds regular informative talks and presentations by professionals and experts. These sessions are open to the public and cover topics of interest relating to conservation.

Donate

Donate by making a once-off financial contribution to the Trust. If you have a particular purpose in mind then please let the Trust know about any personal preferences you may have regarding the expenditure of your money.

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Become a Member

The Zandvlei Trust’s strives to enhance the benefits of the nature reserve for all and aid in its conservation. These objectives can only be achieved by means of your participation and involvement. We need your support and assistance to make things happen.

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Latest News

The Zandvlei Trust’s New Website

The Zandvlei Trust needed a new website. But since our Executive Committee members are all volunteers and none of us is very technically wired, we decided we needed help and plenty of it!   When Mike Cormack passed away in 2010 he made a generous

Source to Sea

A joint pilot project working together to restore urban river corridors in order to support biodiversity.   Catchment areas : our lands and water bodies (rivers – streams) are linked in a natural system - a catchment - which is literally the area of land

Village Heights

One of ZVT’s active projects, Village Heights Community Centre (VHCC) in an informal area Lavender Hill, also works closely with another organisation, Projects Abroad which brings volunteers from around the world to share their skills and services with this impoverished community. They are currently building

Clearing the Vetch

Members of the Zandvlei Trust have donated generously to the project to clear the invasive plants which are threatening the natural vegetation on the western side of the Zandvlei Nature Reserve. We started working on this project on 13 September and should take about two

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