West Coast Activities



Birding

The West Coast has a number of different ecosystems and therefore offers the opportunity of birding in mountain, coastal, sandveld and estuarine habitats. The region is blessed with an abundance of birding 'hotspots' that include 8 IBA's and 2 RAMSAR sites. read more > >

Culture

The West Coast offers a vibrant and diverse cultural experience, celebrating the past and present lives of the people of South Africa. read more > >

Flowers

Situated within easy reach of Cape Town, the spring wildflowers can be enjoyed at a number of locations on the Wet Coast. Spring announces itself with drifts of white rain daisies and tiny yellow button daisies, blue flax and pink nemesias. read more > >

Mission Stations

The Mission Stations on the West Coast bares testimony to the sterling work the church has done to develop the indigenous people of the West Coast. read more > >

Wine

The region is blessed with three excellent wine routes:The Darling Wine Route, West Coast Wine Route and Swartland Wine Route. read more > >

 

 

 

 




Events August 2014

30DarlingTaste of Darling, 074 194 1711
28HopefieldHopefield Fynbos Show, 022 783 0856
23VredendalNamakwa West Coast Young Wine Show, 027 201 3376
22DarlingStories@Darling, 022 492 3361
1LangebaanFeathers, Flowers & Fossils, 022 783 0385
1LangebaanOpening Postberg Nature Reserve, 022 772 2144
1Lutzville & KoekenaapLutzville Agricultural Show, 021 201 3376
1VredendalRadio Namakwaland Teleton, 027 201 3376
28ClanwilliamClanwilliam Wild Flower Show, 027 482 2024
30ClanwilliamLentedans 2014, 083 382 1888
1KlawerKlawer Kunste, 027 201 3376
22ClanwilliamRiel en Storiefees, 027 482 2713
1ClanwilliamSuper Spar Clanwilliam Netbal Tournament, 027 482 2367