West Coast Activities


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 > >


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


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 > >


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





Events February 2016

6VelddrifWest Coast Canoe Challenge, 083 609 8051
5JacobsbaaiOppiwa Festival, 022 714 2088
12MalmesburyKykNet Buitelug Expo, 022 487 2000
20PiketbergSummer Market Piketberg, 022 913 2063
25PaternosterJazz on the Rocks, 021 591 5208
26DarlingThe Music Picnic, 022 492 2276
27DarlingDarling Cellars Annual Crush Day, 022 492 2276