view from blaauwberg

The Blaauwberg Nature Reserve (BBNR), a unique area of approximately 2 000 ha comprising a rich mosaic of natural, cultural and historical elements, is located 25 km north of the centre of Cape Town, South Africa. It is regarded as a global biodiversity hotspot. It harbours a unique treasure of cultural historical artefacts and has the potential to become an open-air classroom which is easily accessible to millions of people in its proximity. It also provides a strategic visual link between Table Mountain and Robben Island and provides opportunities for a multitude of recreational activities.

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July 27, 2018

FoBCA Member Newsletter – July 2018

1. Friends' matters • Being the eyes and ears: People often mention that Friends’ members are the eyes and ears that alert authorities about conservation matters. A good example of this is a recent event where a member of the public saw road kill on the R27 between Melkbosstrand and Bloubergstrand…
June 16, 2018

FoBCA Member Newsletter – June 2018

Feedback from recent events The first post-AGM FoBCA committee meeting was held, and your new FoBCA committee was established to serve for the next financial year. With the exception of Roy Fuller-Gee, most of the previous committee members carried over their current portfolios. Our long-standing…


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