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Zandvlei Walk and Talk a Great Success

Thank you to everyone who participated on our ZVT Walk and Talk on the 24th of November. We were delighted by the turnout for this event and we’re committed to providing more opportunities to learn about the beauty of the

2018-11-30T10:17:34+00:00November 30th, 2018|

Zandvlei Estuary Nature Reserve Walk & Talk

The Zandvlei Trust cordially invites you to join us for a talk and walk led by the Zandvlei Nature Reserve’s new Manager – Kyran Wright.

Kyran will be telling us about the incredible value that this dynamic estuary provides to both

2018-11-08T08:24:07+00:00November 8th, 2018|

Muizenberg Festival 2018 is upon us

Muizenberg comes alive in October with the 5th edition of its annual festival that celebrates a place brimming with creativity, culture and innovative citizen action.

The Festival takes place between the 1 and 14 October, and features a range of activities,

2018-10-05T06:36:28+00:00October 5th, 2018|

Recent News From Village Heights Community Centre

Three different activities for Mandela Day on 18th June 2018 :

  • The kids had to clear up the vegetable garden in the afternoon and planted the plants they received when visiting Kirstenbosch as part of the Eco-buddies outing coordinated by
2018-07-31T08:21:34+00:00July 31st, 2018|

Sewerage and Litter in the Zandvlei Estuary

Assume the brace position – Zandvlei Estuary
The Zandvlei Estuary and all persons interested or affected by this Estuary have been asked to assume the brace position because there might well be the need for a crash landing.
Two major environmental disasters

2018-04-23T14:38:01+00:00April 23rd, 2018|

The Raft Has Landed

Hello all,
I am happy to report that we have managed to successfully move the Raft from where it was bought to the Zandvlei Nature Reserve. ‘we’ actually means – the staff of the Nature Reserve! They moved it on Friday

2018-04-09T07:36:25+00:00April 9th, 2018|

Wetlands Education Programme

World Wetlands Day is celebrated every year on 2 February. This day marks the date of the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands on 2 February 1971, in the Iranian city of Ramsar on the shores of the Caspian Sea.

2018-03-24T06:51:13+00:00March 24th, 2018|

Bringing Colour to the Vlei

The Zandvlei Trust invited the talents of Claire Homewood to ‘pretty up’ a few of the old Municipal buildings surrounding the lower reaches of the Zandvlei Estuary. She also painted the inside walls of the Environmental Education Centre in the

2018-01-19T07:20:31+00:00January 18th, 2018|

Merry Christmas From The Zandvlei Trust 2017

Wishing our members and friends a happy and peaceful – and waste free festive season.


There are many serious problems facing Zandvlei, micro plastics being one of them. There are a number of volunteers who are doing sterling work to try

2017-12-21T06:32:11+00:00December 21st, 2017|

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

2017-11-12T20:21:57+00:00November 2nd, 2017|